Designing your New Home from Scratch

June 30, 2020 2:34 pm


Many modern homes can look almost identical to each other. Although a lot of people enjoy the structure and regularity of this, there are many others that would prefer to do it their own way and design a home of their own – if this sounds like you then keep reading!

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Building a home of your own is a daunting task, but you will end up with a lovely unique home of your own, built exactly how you want it. The first stage of building your own home is finding a plot of land that is suitable. There are many ways that you can find your own plot of land. As well as this you need to ensure that it is, or can be, connected to utilities such as drainage, and you may need the services of a soil remediation company such as

Once this is done, then you need to design your own home! When doing this, you need to take into account the size of your plot, and also the direction that the light is coming from – if you would prefer a south facing garden for example, this is the time to take this into account. Also remember to think of any other buildings in the vicinity and ensure your design fits into the scene.

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Get ideas for your home design by searching online for styles that you like, as well as using magazines. The more information you can collect the better. It is a good idea to create your own mood board. Once you have all the information up together, then you need to approach an architect who will be able to turn your dreams into a reality!