14 Oct 2019

What are SIPs? And how using them for your home build could save you time and money.

23 Jan 2019

BetterLivingSpace recently helped transform a derelict former cowshed in Kent into a comfortable and contemporary country home.

11 Jun 2018

Our customers can benefit from free tickets to visit BetterLivingSpace on Stand E421 at the Southern Homebuilding and Renovating Show from 30th June - 1st July 2018.

27 Apr 2018

Party walls can be a much maligned source of contention during building works. But they need not be so. By adhering to the Party Wall Act, any work involving party walls or structures can be formally agreed with your neighbour well before the actual works begin. This w...

21 Jun 2017

The Homebuilding and Renovating Show at Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey on 1-2 July is the essential homebuilding and renovating event for South England. This year BetterLivingSpace will be exhibiting on Stand E421 throughout the weekend. 

Come visit us at th...

10 Mar 2017

BetterLivingSpace will be at the Southern Homebuilding and Renovating Show at Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey from 1st -2nd July 2017.

Come talk to us on Stand E421 in the Esher Hall where we'll be delighted to offer advice and inspiration for your home build, extensio...

20 Sep 2016

Last time we looked at Stage 1 - Design of the five stages for a home build or redesign. Here we look at the second stage, using 3D models.

Stage 2 – Using 3D Models to Bring Architectural Designs to Life.

Architectural modelling uses 3D models to show your pro...

8 Sep 2016

Generally speaking, a home build or redesign can be divided into five stages:

  1. Design

  2. Modelling

  3. Planning

  4. Structural (Building Control)

  5. Build

Here we look at the first stage, the design process.

Stage 1: How the Right Design Ensures a Perfect Buil...

18 Aug 2016

Feeling like you are not getting the most from your home?  Here are five simple solutions:

1. Break down the Boundaries

Traditionally enclosed areas like the kitchen and dining room can often be opened up and combined, creating bright, airy living spaces. For a modern, a...

23 Jun 2016

1.     Fix your build price.  The easiest way to do this is to put together a Scope of Works document and a Tender Pack that detail everything you require for the completed build. Providing these documents to your builder means that he can accurately price to...