Free Workshops

Free Workshops – 20 FREE Sessions!

Build It Live offers a range of free workshops, each presented by leading suppliers and specialists, with a focus on specific problems and choices that self-builders and renovators face every day. Our workshops aim to answer your burning questions and help you progress your project.

Build It Live EXAMPLE workshop programme:

SATURDAY 

Time   Topic

10.30    New routes to finding a plot of land – Build It
11.00    SELF-BUILDERS OWN STORIES
12.00    How to finance your self-build or renovation project – Buildstore
12.30    Design & Build: The best route to your dream home? – Scandia-Hus
13.00    Why you should build a Passivhaus – Beattie Passive
13.30    Improving indoor air quality, reducing energy bills and how far to go – Total Home Environment
14.00    SELF-BUILDERS’ OWN STORIES
15.00    Glazing options for your home – Charlie Luxton on behalf of Internorm
15.30    Self-Build Zone Protect your project: Why you need the right insurance – Self-Build Zone
16.00    Smart Home Done Right – The importance of Infrastructure for the Modern Home – CEDIA

 

SUNDAY 

10.30     New routes to finding a plot of land – Build It
11.00     Oak frame: Building in character & sustainability – Carpenter Oak
11.30     The benefits of rainwater harvesting for your home – Rainwater Harvesting
12.00     How to finance your self-build or renovation project – Buildstore
12.30     The benefits of timber frame – Structural Timber Association
13.00     Solar electric panels & battery technology – Solar Plants
13.30     Underfloor heating: the truth behind the myths – Nu-Heat Underfloor Heating & Renewables
14.00     SELF-BUILDERS’ OWN STORIES
15.00     Finding good builders & trades – Federation of Master Builders
15.30 – What you can build without planning permission – Build It expert