Free Self Build Timber Frame Advice

Looking for free advice on your Self Build Timber Frame project? You’ve come to the right place.

Firstly, on this page we outline the processes from finding your plot till the day you start digging foundations in five simple steps. For each step we offer expert advice.

If this whets your appetite and you’d like more information, we can send you our Solo Timber Frame Wonder Tool which is a suite of free Excel files and Word documents that will assist you on your Self Build journey.


Five steps to building your own Home


1. Finding Land To Build On
Finding land is often the most challenging aspect of any Self Build so we’ve compiled a list of hints and tips that you may find useful.


2. Self Build Design & Planning
When it comes to designing and planning your new house you have a number of options.


3. Obtaining Planning & Self Build Paperwork
Part of Self Building a new house is the inevitable paperwork. Here we give a simple breakdown of some of the key processes involved.


4. Selecting Trades For Your Self Build
With the planning paperwork out of the way, you can now think about the build itself.


5. Start Building Your Timber Frame House
This is a quick overview of what you should be providing and ways to prevent problems.


NEW CONTENT – SELF BUILD COSTS
Looking for information on how much it cost to build you own house? Look no further.


Go to step 1 – Finding land to build on →

Solo Timber Frame Wonder Tool – Your free Self Build helper

Our Wonder Tool is a completely free suite of planning and budgeting tools. Within it you’ll find all the resources you need to help you plan and Self Build your dream home.