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Build It Live 500 ticket giveaway!

If you are using a promotional code to gain a FREE ticket you will NOT be asked for your credit card details. Free transactions do not require your credit card information.

To book now for Build It Live North West – simply click on the event logo, input the below promotional code at the top of the booking form, which will unlock your free ticket.

Your promotional code is: SELFBUILD20

What’s on at Build It Live?

Find out what’s on at Build It Live – every Build It Live event is packed with exhibitors to meet, products to discover, seminars and workshops to hear and features to satisfy your information needs. Our shows include something for everyone, no matter how far along you are on your self-build journey!

100’s of Exhibitors

100s of Exhibitors at Build It Live

Meet hundreds of the UK’s leading suppliers, see thousands of products on display and specify the right items for your project. See who is exhibiting at Build It Live North West and Bicester.

Free Workshops and Seminars

Free workshops and seminars at Build It Live

Build It Live features dozens of daily FREE demonstrations, seminars and workshops. From eco-friendly construction techniques, to securing a plot for your build, our interactive talks are there to guide you in the right direction.

Ask Our Experts

Ask our experts

Meet Build It’s team of industry experts, with decades of knowledge and experience under their belts. Ask them questions and even show them your plans for top tips on making your project a success. Make sure you book a session early in the day, for a FREE face-to-face consultations with some of the most experienced names in the self-build and renovation industry.

The Naked House

Visit the naked house at Build It Live

See a cut-away show home at ‘1st-fix’ – a fascinating insight into how things are installed, from ICF blockwork to underfloor heating. At the Naked House, you can also learn about how Build It have built their very own Education House. Click here to see who is contributing to this year’s Naked House.

Extensions Clinic – NEW
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If you love your current home, but want to add some space and value, then an extension might be the right route for you. If you want some expert guidance head down to all NEW Extensions Clinic! Find out more here (Build It Live North West only)

Land Zone

Visit the Land Zone at Build It Live

Make sure you visit the Land Zone to discover the various routes to finding the right plot for your build. The Land Zone will offer valuable tips for finding land including a gallery of available plots plus information about the latest custom build (serviced plots) projects across the UK.

Self-Builders’ Own Stories Live

Self Builders' own stories

Gain inspiration and confidence from Build It readers who have already realised their self-build dreams.  Hear their stories, ask them questions and gain tips on how to avoid common pitfalls. To see some of the self builder’s who spoke at our most recent show, click here.

Heating Advice Clinic 

Heating Advice Clinic

By popular demand, visit our brand new Heating Advice Clinic, to help you decide on the best heat source for your home!

Build Cost Clinic

Visit the Build Cost Clinic at Build It Live

Book an appointment and discuss your project with an expert estimator, to better understand how much it will cost to build the home of your dreams. Find out more here.

Find A Builder Clinic

Find a builder for your project!

Let the experts guide you through the process of finding the right builder for your project (and avoid the cowboys!). Find out the do’s and don’ts of hiring tradesmen.  Running in association with the Accreditus Register. Find out more about the Find a Builder Clinic here. (South East and Bicester only)

Basement Advice Clinic

Want to add space and value to your home, but worried about losing garden space? Find out how a basement could be the perfect option for you at our new Basement Advice Clinic! (South East and Bicester only)

Self Build Academy

Attend taster sessions at the Self Build Academy

FREE taster sessions from the Self-Build Academy delivered by Potton – providing essential knowledge for all self-builders. View the timetable here. (South East only and Bicester only)

Eco Building Advice

Get some tips on Eco Friendly Building techniques

Hear how to build a sustainable home and gain one-to-one advice on a range of issue including renewable energy plus environmentally friendly building techniques. Learn more here.

Striking Glazing Options

100's of glazing specialists all under one roof

The show offers a wide variety of glazing manufacturers demonstrating a huge range of bifold and sliding doors, French doors, windows, contemporary & traditional front doors, as well as rooflights. Meet over 20 specialist suppliers all under one roof so you can create a wonderfully bright and airy home!

Book your tickets now!

What's on at Build It Live