A self build house project diary
by Oliver Cannell

A self build house in the making

Follow the process of how we are designing and building a new house ourselves - with help from all the right experts and trades.

Update September 2017 - We're still working on it!
Although the house is nearing completion (if that's ever possible!) and we're living in it, the blog is playing catch-up. More blog entries are being added all the time.



Wednesday 16th March 2011
(published/edited Sunday 26th January 2014)

More fence repairs. Thanks a lot local kids! More fence repairs. Thanks a lot local kids!

To keep the site safe and help prevent people gaining access, I've had to patch up the temporary fencing.

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Wednesday 9th March 2011
(published/edited Sunday 2nd February 2014)

Builder’s Quotes - whistle while you wait

Who knew getting quotes from builders, in this economic climate, would be so difficult?!

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