Why visit?

Why Visit Build It Live?

Build It Live is the ultimate destination for real, practical self build advice and guidance. At Build It Live you’ll have access to hundreds of exhibitors, from timber frame specialists to glazing professionals, as well as the opportunity to speak one-to-one with industry experts about your individual project.

Every day, you’ll be able to attend FREE seminars and expert-led workshops, as well as listing to real-life self builders talk about their projects and how they achieved success.

If you’re planning a self build or looking to renovate a property, then a trip to Build It Live will be an essential part of your preparation. Our annual shows provide a whole weekend of inspiration and expert guidance as well as real life stories.

Reasons to visit:

  • Get free impartial advice from one of our industry experts, there to answer the questions that are weighing on your mind.
  • Join top professionals as they discuss the ins and outs of self building, in FREE, expert-led seminars and workshops. Listen to experts discuss everything from planning permission to finding land.
  • Meet 100s of suppliers, covering everything from windows to oak frame structures.
  • Browse 1000s of products and source the right materials for your project.
  • Gain financial advice from leading companies.
  • Get advice on finding a builder, heating your home, managing build costs, and much more.
  • Browse & secure plots around the UK.
  • Listen to real-life self builders discussing how they achieved their dream home.