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 July 2020 - 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.



Final day of site clearance - felling the willow tree Final day of site clearance - felling the willow tree

Site Clearance (Day 3) - The final remaining thing cleared from the site, is the willow tree in the front.

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An amazing difference and transformation An amazing difference and transformation

Site Clearance (Day 2) - The plot looks completely different when I arrive on the morning of the 2nd day.

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First real physical action on the site First real physical action on the site

Site Clearance (Day 1) - An exciting landmark day, as the first physical action starts on-site to clear the overgrown greenery.

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