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 November 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.



Tuesday 21st October 2014
(published/edited Tuesday 9th December 2014)

Main roof structure is all done and looking great Main roof structure is all done and looking great

It really is a work of art - it's almost a shame to hide it behind plasterboard and insulation.

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Friday 10th October 2014
(published/edited Sunday 23rd November 2014)

Time for some timber Time for some timber

Converting the pile of timber in the garden, to a roof on the house.

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