Selfbuild in Co Down

Selfbuild in Co Down

Anyone who has gone through a self-build as involved as Derek and Lorna Lawther’s in Co Down will wonder if it was worth all the hardship. On thing’s for sure, the satisfaction of moving in knowing you’ve done it all yourself is hard to beat - even if everything hasn’t gone as planned and the house isn’t quite finished.

Zero Energy SelfBuild

Zero Energy SelfBuild

    A few months into their project Sinead and Jonathan Willox of Co Tyrone decided to go zero energy selfbuild, but was it worth it? When you’re building your own house it’s quite fascinating – not to mention frustrating! – to see the knock-on effects one decision can have. The choice of a certain type […]