Pre Design: Choosing a building method

Choosing a building method: Self-build advisor John Corless explains how important it is to choose your building method early on in the process, listing the many options that are available to self-builders in the 32 counties.


Written by Astrid Madsen

Astrid Madsen is the editor of the SelfBuild magazine. She previously held the same role in an Irish trade publication, before that she worked at the National Standards Authority of Ireland. She graduated with a BA in Urban Studies from Columbia University in New York and holds an MBA from the Instituto de Estudios Bursatiles in Madrid. France of origin, she now lives in Portarlington, County Laois, where she's taken on the task of renovating a listed building! Email

Pre Design: Choosing an architectural designer

Pre Design: Choosing how to project manage your self-build