After attending today’s Government meeting, Minister of State for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief, Mr. Seán Canney T.D., has announced that the Government has agreed the administrative arrangements for a once-off targeted Voluntary Homeowner Relocation Scheme.
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ROI homeowners will now be able to claim up to half of the cost of their home’s energy upgrade, under a new Deep Retrofit scheme launched at the SEAI Energy Show, however you will have to group with your neighbours to qualify. €5 million has been ringfenced for homeowners who want to upgrade their homes to an ‘A’ rating […]
For one weekend only, architects in every corner of ROI will be volunteering their time and expertise to give advice to the public on their building projects, whether large or small, to help raise funds for the homeless.
Find out who won this year's Federation of Master Builders awards
For one weekend only, architects in every corner of Northern Ireland will be volunteering their time and expertise to give advice to the public on their building projects, whether large or small, to help raise funds for cancer research.
Your wastewater options if you're installing a new system in NI or ROI, including costs and practical considerations.
The ROI government is looking at introducing feed-in tariffs for renewable electricity generation in the home, sources in the Department of Communications Climate Action and Environment tell SelfBuild.
An ROI Government sponsored competition is looking for Universal Design solutions for older persons living in Ireland, with a focus on technology and adaptability.
As an architecture student, I had a fixation with the use of ‘proportion’ systems in building design. From Vitruvius to Le Corbusier, many architects historically employed mathematical and geometric systems to help formulate the layout of their buildings. This approach has been largely abandoned by contemporary architects and designers.
Concrete is much more than a building material but if you plan to use it as a finish, it’ll take time and dedication to make it look right. Here’s how.