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Grand Designs magazine Theatre

Grand Designs magazine Theatre

Always wanted to meet the face of Grand Designs? Visitors could head to the Grand Designs magazine Theatre to see Kevin McCloud, the Grand Designers from the TV series and a host of industry experts live on stage as they lead educational seminars and dynamic debates. 

Grand Designs magazine Theatre timetable

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10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    In today's economic climate, learn how to navigate your home renovation with cost-efficiency front and center. Join HiiGuru’s range of renovation experts who will share their essential tips for maximi ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to Lucinda and her family from Hereford who built an innovative house made almost entirely of wood. Take a look at this fantas ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    The kitchen is often considered the heart of the home, and its design significantly influences both the functionality of the space and the overall lifestyle of the owners. Here the panel discuss key r ...
14:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to Lucinda and her family from Hereford who built an innovative house made almost entirely of wood. Take a look at this fantas ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    Explore the heart of eco-friendly living with the latest in sustainable kitchen design and innovation. Join HiiGuru's kitchen and sustainability experts to unveil how to revamp your kitchen space usin ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to a fantastic home featured on the latest TV series and get up close and personal with the contributors as they ignite your o ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    The role of the garden has grown in importance over the last 5 years. Find out how to build a garden that is sustainable and carbon neutral without compromising on design features. Through the use of ...
13:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    In 2014, Dick and Angel Strawbridge embarked on their chateau journey with a dream and a daring leap of faith. Leaving behind their city lives, they ventured to rural France to restore the abandoned 1 ...
14:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Whether property remains the best investment depends on various factors such as your financial goals, risk tolerance, market conditions, and location. Historically, property investment has often been ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Join Dick and Angel Strawbridge on an enchanting tour of their beautiful home Chateau de la Motte Husson! Discover the captivating story behind their renovation journey as they unveil the hidden treas ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    Join HiiGuru's landscape, architectural, and sustainability experts as they explore the symbiotic relationship between interior and exterior environments, offering practical insights on how to seamles ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to North Lincolnshire. Danny has a tight budget and a family life to manage as his dream 'treehouse concept' abode is brought ...
13:00
  1. 45 mins
    Join Kunle and our expert panel as they address a range of needs for older properties. From addressing common issues like dampness and mould to assisting with insurance claims and energy-saving initia ...
14:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    The self-commissioned house building market in the UK is increasingly fast moving, with more large scale, multi-home, sites coming onto the market than ever before. In this session, Kevin will explore ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to North Lincolnshire. Danny has a tight budget and a family life to manage as his dream 'treehouse concept' abode is brought ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    Indoor air pollution, toxic materials, and lack of natural light are invisible enemies that can adversely affect your health. Join HiiGuru's healthy home experts to learn about these potential hazards ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to the Billericay house in the woods. A home built for positive wellbeing out of black timber which is actually an Essex verna ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Navigating building regulations is a crucial aspect of any self-build or renovation project to ensure compliance with legal standards and safety requirements. Local regulations, planning permission vs ...
13:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Wellbeing in architecture refers to the design and construction of buildings and spaces that prioritize the physical, mental, and emotional health of their occupants. Architects and designers are incr ...
14:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Alan James presents the Warksburn Old Church retrofit, the first Passivhaus EnerPHit church-to-domestic conversion, also integrating renewables and energy storage. Originally funded in 1875 by the ver ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to the Billericay house in the woods. A home built for positive wellbeing out of black timber which is actually an Essex verna ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    With various types of rental properties on the rise, creating comfortable and inviting living spaces is increasingly vital, not only for attracting tenants but also for keeping them happy. Join HiiGur ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we visit a new high-tech wheelchair-accessible pavilion, complete with wildlife garden. When John and Helen embarked on this life changing bui ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Join us for an illuminating session on the transformative impact of natural light in enhancing your health and home design. This discussion will delve into the benefits of incorporating light into you ...
13:00
  1. 45 mins
    Paragraph 55 developments, also known as Paragraph 79 in England's National Planning Policy Framework, are particularly notable for their requirement to demonstrate exceptional design quality and inno ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Approaching self-build through planning involves careful consideration and research at each stage of the process. Approaching the process, focusing on priorities and understanding the potential of a s ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to this fantastic home featured on the latest TV series and get up close and personal with the contributors as they ignite you ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    Join HiiGuru's renovation experts to learn cost-saving strategies, creative solutions, and expert tips to empower homeowners with the knowledge and tools needed to achieve exceptional results while st ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we visit a new high-tech wheelchair-accessible pavilion, complete with wildlife garden. When John and Helen embarked on this life changing bui ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Party wall surveying requires a thorough understanding of the relevant legislation, as well as technical knowledge of building construction and surveying principles. It is essential for ensuring that ...
13:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    This session, hosted by TV Presenter & Broadcaster Kunle Barker, will share insights from The Chartered Institute of Building’s (CIOB) recent survey amongst 2000 homeowners. Two CIOB Chartered buildin ...
14:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    A well-designed kitchen layout encourages efficient movement and workflow. When everything is easily accessible and organized logically, it reduces the time and effort required to prepare meals. By co ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we visit a new high-tech wheelchair-accessible pavilion, complete with wildlife garden. When John and Helen embarked on this life changing bui ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    Deciding whether to extend your home can be a pivotal decision affecting your lifestyle and property value. Join HiiGuru's extension experts as they discuss the potential benefits and pitfalls of home ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we visit the UK’s first certified Passivhaus Premium – which will not only use very little energy, it’ll also produce four times the energy it ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Investing in bathroom renovations or improvements can be a wise decision, especially if you're looking to increase the value of your property or enhance your personal enjoyment of your home. Join Wick ...
13:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    A well-designed kitchen layout encourages efficient movement and workflow. Discover the design secrets behind a logically organised kitchen, to save both time and effort when preparing meals. Plus, le ...
14:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Deciding whether to hire an architect, an interior designer, or both depends on the scope of your project, your goals, and the expertise required to achieve them. Here's a breakdown of the roles and r ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we visit the UK’s first certified Passivhaus Premium – which will not only use very little energy, it’ll also produce four times the energy it ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    Defining your floor plan is the first crucial step in any home project. Layouts are highly personal and can have a significant impact on all your decisions. Join HiiGuru's space planning experts as th ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to Minuscule House. It’s a stone’s throw away from ExCeL in East London, built on a small postage stamp-size plot, it was the ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Buying your first home can be a daunting process, but there are several resources and schemes available to help you navigate the journey. Here's a breakdown brought to you by property expert Tayo Ogun ...
13:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    To build homes that can withstand the challenges of climate change, we need to consider their entire life cycle – from sourcing the raw materials and manufacturing them, to returning them to nature. O ...
14:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Buying your first home can be a daunting process, but there are several resources and schemes available to help you navigate the journey. Here's a breakdown brought to you by property expert Tayo Ogun ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we take a visit to Minuscule House. It’s a stone’s throw away from ExCeL in East London, built on a small postage stamp-size plot, it was the ...
10:30
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    30 mins
    Sustainable construction often takes the spotlight, but the environmental impact of interiors can be significantly higher than a building due to their short life cycles and requirement for frequent re ...
11:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we visit a home with a difference, a triangular footprint and steeply sloping roof, makes this couple’s home an extremely unusual one. Take a ...
12:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Multigenerational living spaces, floating architecture and wellness spaces are some of the trends that are expected to appear in the next thirty years. Property expert and Grand Designs Live host, Kun ...
14:00
  1. 45 mins
    Simplifying the self-build process can seem daunting, but breaking it down into manageable steps can make it much more achievable. Today's team of panellists detail some simple steps to follow to achi ...
15:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Revamping your home doesn't have to be expensive. Here our panel discuss ways in which you can breathe new life into your living space through clever design, adaptation and lighting.  By incorporating ...
16:00
  1. Grand Designs magazine Theatre
    45 mins
    Be inspired and indulge in the world of Grand Designs, as we visit a home with a difference, a triangular footprint and steeply sloping roof, makes this couple’s home an extremely unusual one. Take a ...

 

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