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Framing Up

A lot can happen in a few weeks. The Norovirus that outstayed its welcome, Easter, school holidays and of course a frame going up over at the reno. 469 more words


Britain’s First Online Upcycling Marketplace has Grand Designs on Success

I Am So Excited That  Remade in Britain announces exclusive upcycling partnership with Grand Designs Live

Being Held Between The 2 – 10 May 2015 and is being hosted at the ExCeL Centre in London… 549 more words

Zero Waste

A Not So Grand Design.

I guess I should say straight up that this is not a DIY reno. Despite ‘Hey, I grew up on a farm (chickens)’, being one of my husband’s throw away lines, as if he can wrestle a steer to the ground whilst whipping up a shed and juggling an egg. 815 more words


Cloontykilla Castl

Seria Grand Designs w Chanel 4 to historie niezwykłych budowli w Wielkiej Brytanii, budowanych przez prywatnych inwestorów, które są realizacją marzeń, nierzadko szalonych projektów, nowatorskich rozwiązań. 267 more words


Bits of Boeing

Did anyone see that Kevin McCloud (I love Kevin) programme on Channel 4 recently where they tried to re-use all of the different parts of an old aeroplane? 197 more words

Online Owling

Grand Designs' Kevin McCloud admits covert show pandered to fans at home playing drinking games

Grand Designs’ Kevin McCloud has admitted he made an entire episode pandering to fans at home playing drinking games.

Yes, that’s right, the presenter of that long-running Channel 4 architecture programme deliberately designed a covert show ‘to get people as drunk as possible’. 207 more words


Grand Designs Live 2014. We won!

What a rush! The moment that Kevin McCloud said the words “Stephen and Stefanie” when announcing the winner of the Grand Outdoors category, my heart was racing and my head was somewhere in the clouds. 254 more words