The official magazine of the hit TV series, Grand Designs Magazine is one of the best modern homes and interiors titles, packed with inspiring projects, expert advice and must-see shopping. With more than 50 pages of real homes every issue, dozens of pages dedicated to the latest launches and innovations, and fact-filled features dedicated to kitchens, bathrooms and decorating, it's an essential read whether you're embarking on a total redesign or simply smartening up your existing rooms.
If you are planning your own project, this month’s news report looks at the implications of the possible end to extended Permitted Development Rights. And, in Grand Build there’s indepth advice on how to successfully manage your own self-build; keeping things on track and on budget. Take a tour of five innovative real homes: a modernist coastal new-build featured on the latest Grand Designs TV series, an extended London flat, a restored former dray house, a rebuilt Yorkshire barn and a beautiful bungalow in Sussex where the interior flows naturally into the garden. Also, don’t miss the buyer’s guides to choosing windows and laying a terrazzo floor, as well as the latest kitchen work surfaces, buying bathroom furniture, and design ideas for built-in storage.