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.
With long days and good weather, summer is the perfect chance to get started on that project you’ve been planning. The August issue of Grand Designs magazine is full of inspiration to get you started. If you want to make the most of your garden area, our guide to creating an outdoor kitchen provides all the information you need to create a space to entertain. Our buyer’s guide to bi-folding and sliding doors will help you open up your home, and we also look at how to choose a garden room to bring your living space outdoors. We have ideas for creating a statement floor, as well as tips for creating your dream bathroom on a budget, as well as expert self-build advice and practical tips. There’s also stunning projects, from an airy pre-fab in Hampshire to a South-African project which raised the ground level to make the most of spectacular views.