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How to Choose Your Brick When Building a House

Planning a house build can be stressful but it’s also extremely exciting. After all, how often do you get the chance to create your home in exactly the perfect way for you? In today’s blog post, we’re going to be focusing on an element of the self-build process that is often overlooked and rarely talked … Continue reading “How to Choose Your Brick When Building a House”

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What to Look for When Choosing a Self-Build Company

If you’re in the process of looking for a new home but are struggling, we understand just how frustrating it can be. Nothing ever seems quite right, does it? No matter how hard you look, you just can’t find that ‘perfect’ house. Probably because it doesn’t exist… yet. Well, there’s a reason that programmes like … Continue reading “What to Look for When Choosing a Self-Build Company”

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How to Get Planning Permission for a Garden Plot

When it comes to self-build projects, we often dream big and think outside the box. However, the answer sometimes lies just on our back-door step. If you are lucky enough to have a large garden, you might consider using this space as your plot! Of course, we don’t all have sprawling lawns under our ownership. … Continue reading “How to Get Planning Permission for a Garden Plot”

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Summer’s Interior Design Trends According to Pinterest

With summer well on its way, the interior design industry is bursting with fresh ideas and inspiration. When it comes to trends, magazines and trusty experts have traditionally paved the way in revealing what’s hot. However, we’re seeing a massive rise in the influence of digital platforms such as blogs, email newsletters and perhaps the most … Continue reading “Summer’s Interior Design Trends According to Pinterest”

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Spotlight On: Tilstock – Things to Do & See

Here at CB Homes, we place a pretty big emphasis on location when undertaking our housing development projects. Today, we’d like to take a closer look at one of these developments and its location in particular. The Pastures is a development located in the tranquil setting of Tilstock, just south of Whitchurch town. We have … Continue reading “Spotlight On: Tilstock – Things to Do & See”

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4 Advantages of Buying a New-Build

When buying a new home, whether it’s for the first time or you’re a seasoned property-ladder climber, exciting times lie ahead. Where do you see yourself living? Are you extending the family? Or are you looking for somewhere to retire? Either way, there are many questions to be asked and answered. One of the most … Continue reading “4 Advantages of Buying a New-Build”

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Freehold vs. Leasehold: It’s Important to Know the Difference

You may think that when choosing to move to a new home there are just two things to worry about: will you buy or will you rent? However, this isn’t the case. When it comes to buying, there are two types of contract to be aware of: freehold and leasehold. Although this may be common … Continue reading “Freehold vs. Leasehold: It’s Important to Know the Difference”

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Declutter Your Home and Get Ready for Selling

Is it time to declutter your home? The warmer weather has got us all feeling even more motivated here at CB Homes. We can finally say hello to Spring! Perhaps you’re also feeling the urge to get things done, too. If you’re considering selling your home any time soon, we can’t stress how important it … Continue reading “Declutter Your Home and Get Ready for Selling”

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Creating a Brief for Your Garden with GRDN

Creating a Brief for Your Garden By GRDN Following on from our previous article in collaboration with CB Homes, we would like to continue the theme of ‘structure’ in the garden. Below we will strip the issue of structure right back to what we assume as a starting point for all our design projects. This … Continue reading “Creating a Brief for Your Garden with GRDN”

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The Latest Must-Haves for Your Kitchen

Kitchen must-haves Interior design trends are constantly changing throughout the year. It’s pretty much Springtime now. That means, we’ll be seeing a lot of pastel colours, geometric patterns and mixed metals across Pinterest and home magazines. And of course next season, there’ll be a whole host of different styles to stick your teeth into. However, … Continue reading “The Latest Must-Haves for Your Kitchen”

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