If you’re planning a self-build, renovating a property or looking to add light, space or value to your current home, then a trip to Build It Live North West will be an essential part of your preparation. Brought to you by Build It Magazine, the UK’s longest running, most focused self-build title, Build It Live brings the magazine’s indispensable monthly custom home building, DIY and renovation advice to life.
Build It Live North West will take place on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th February 2019 at Manchester’s EventCity, providing a whole weekend of inspiration and expert guidance all under one roof.
Meet hundreds of local and national suppliers, see thousands of products on display and specify the right items for your project.
Build It Live features dozens of FREE live daily seminars and workshops available all weekend. From eco-friendly construction techniques, to securing a plot for your build, or simply learning from real self-builders who have already completed their projects, our interactive talks are there to guide you in the right direction.
Meet Build It‘s team of experts, ask them questions and even show them your plans for top tips on making your project a success. The Ask Our Experts zone is extremely poplar, so make sure you book a session early in the day, for a FREE face-to-face consultations.
In the Naked House you’ll be able to see a section of a new build home as it comes together. Get first-hand insight into how products and materials are installed, from insulating concrete formwork (ICF) to underfloor heating. Click here to see who is contributing to this year’s Naked House.
Make sure you visit Land Zone for some expert guidance on finding the right plot for your build.
The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT), an educational visitors centre, will lead the way at Build It Live North West, informing the public about all aspects of green living, including environmental building, eco-sanitation, energy efficiency and organic growing. Learn more here.