Seminars

Our programme of free Seminars from self build and industry experts gives plenty of Q&A opportunities

SEMINARS

Below are the topics and times for the 2018 Seminars.

Saturday 3 March

Getting Started

10:30

SelfBuild & Design magazine Editor Ross Stokes delivers an introduction to self build, including plot finding, planning permission, design and procurement.

Plot Finding

11:30

Peter Johns, Publisher of SelfBuild & Design magazine will talk through the options for finding a plot of land and identifying alternative building opportunities.

Project Management

12:30

Experienced self builder Ray Vince gives you the pointers you need for successfully managing your self build project whether using a main contractor, a series of sub-contractors or undertaking the work yourself.

Funding Your Self Build Project

13:30

One of Buildstore’s specialist mortgage advisers will discuss how to secure funding for your project and how best to manage your money during the build.

Alternative Construction Methods

14:30

Gerald Cole, Consultant Editor to SelfBuild & Design magazine, will discuss alternatives to traditional brick and block construction – including timber frame, SIPS and ICF.

 

Sunday 4 March

Getting Started

10:30

SelfBuild & Design magazine Editor Ross Stokes delivers an introduction to self build, including plot finding, planning permission, design and procurement.

Alternative Construction Methods

11:30

Gerald Cole, Consultant Editor to SelfBuild & Design magazine, will discuss alternatives to traditional brick and block construction – including timber frame, SIPS and ICF.

Project Management

12:30

Experienced self builder Ray Vince gives you the pointers you need for successfully managing your self build project whether using a main contractor, a series of sub-contractors or undertaking the work yourself.

Funding Your Self Build Project

13:30

One of Buildstore’s specialist mortgage advisers will discuss how to secure funding for your project and how best to manage your money during the build.

Plot Finding

14:30

Peter Johns, Publisher of SelfBuild & Design magazine will talk through the options for finding a plot of land and identifying alternative building opportunities.