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Design

Designing your new self-build home

Building an efficient home

There are many factors to consider when it comes to building an energy-efficient home. By using energy-efficient design and technology, you can minimise costs. Find out some of the energy-efficient options in our blog.

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Considering a whole house package?

Opting for a whole house package can be one of the easiest and hassle-free ways of creating your dream home. With the ability to create a customised design, helped by in-house designers you can choose everything for your package home from doors, to windows and much more. What's more, package homes, which are made off-site in a factory, are highly efficient, with high levels of insulation saving more in running your home. 

Scotframe timber home

Thermal Comfort

During your self-build journey, it’s no doubt that a cosy warm home certainly would have crossed your mind. There are constant innovations in home heating but it’s important to create an optimum temperature using as little energy as possible.

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Acoustic comfort

Nobody wants a noisy home environment so it’s important to think about what your home will be used for during your self-build process. To reduce sound transmission in the home, there are three methods to bear in mind.

Childs bedroom

Visual comfort

Natural light can make a huge difference to your home. Your choice of light designs and walls and floors can really enhance the beauty of your home but where do you start? Our recent blog explores how you can use natural light to your advantage.

Living room with large window