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Take inspiration from some of BuildStore’s favourite customer case studies. We’ve helped 27,000 people build their dream homes over the last 20 years, so if you’re planning a self or custom build, renovation, conversion or perhaps some major home improvements, whether it’s to live in, sell or let – we can help.

We could now fill a medium-sized town with our customer’s projects – that’s a lot of dreams come true!

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Damon & Felicity Ball

Damon and his wife Felicity took 12 months to build their modern three-bedroom family home in Oxfordshire, on a strict budget of £1,000 per square metre.

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Richard & Zoe Berry

Richard and Zoe decided to convert an old church, bringing in light and opening up spaces to transform the property into a stunning family home.

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Tina Cranfield & David Robson

Having struggled to find a house that worked for them, Tina and her partner David discovered a custom build development overlooking the countryside in Lincolnshire.

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Simon & Natalie Groom

Simon and Natalie found a plot within a self build community, allowing them to create a stylish timber frame home designed to take advantage of the surrounding forest views.

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Chris Birakos & Kirstie Pottier

Chris Birakos and Kirstie Pottier had recently completed a refurbishment of a flat and were actively seeking other projects.

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Michael & Tracy Hobbs

With hard work and determination, the Hobbs family transformed a run-down barn into a family home with plenty of space for playing and lots of room for entertaining.

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Bob & Laura MacDonald

A neglected barn was replaced with a traditional new build, after a stressful process for these first time self builders having to re-build the structure rather than converting it as planned.

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Antony & Vicki McClafferty

Antony and Vicki found a plot of land in a location that suited them perfectly, appointing an Architectural Technologist to help them achieve their dream home.

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Steven Mewse & Vicki Richards

The couple took 3 years to complete their build, project managing the work whilst working full time, but have created a beautifully designed home with lots of character.

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Geoff & Jackie Whiteley

Downsizing for retirement, these first time self builders replaced their existing property with two contemporary homes, describing the process as “a great experience at our time of life”.

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