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In our last blog we talked about the different methods of searching for the perfect plot of land on which to build your property. So, once you have found a plot of land – how do you assess its suitability?
When assessing a plot of land, there are a number of things to consider including; the location, value, access to the plot, services and planning permission.
One of the most difficult things for self builders is finding a building plot of land, but do not despair, your plot is out there somewhere! So where do you start when you are looking for a plot to build your property? Look at Estate Agents, Land Agents, Auctioneers/Valuers, Local Papers, Farmers Guardian, Land Finding Database Council Planning Offices as well as simply driving around your local area and picking out possible building plots.
Self builders are an innovative, creative and adventurous bunch of people, so it’s no surprise that they have been taking all kinds of measures towards adopting green technologies in their homes. Building your home from scratch gives you the perfect opportunity to reduce the costs of rising energy bills. In return, you’ll enjoy a comfortable, tailor-made home with low operating costs. So, what does building a green home involve?