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Show Home OPEN

Our Show Home officially opens from Monday 21st September 2015. The house is open: Monday to Friday 9.30am – 4.30pm Saturday 10am – 4pm Viewing is by appointment only. Please call 01342 838060 or email Here are a few ‘sneek peek’ photographs


Update 23: Show Home Opening Soon

We are delighted to announce that our NEW Contemporary style Show Home will be opening very soon. We are holding a launch open weekend on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th September. For further information and to book a place please email or phone 01342 838060. Internal photographs will be coming soon.


Update 22: Staircase and Cloakroom

We have chosen to use a contemporary staircase with a glass balustrade and rounded handrail. We have a galleried landing area, with a bank of velux windows creating a light airy feel to the central part of the house. Under the stairs will be the cloakroom and a small cupboard which houses the ground floor […]


Update 21: Garden Landscaping

It is important in any self-build project that thought is given to the external landscaping scheme to complement your new build. We have had a design created for us by a local landscape gardener (who actually lives in a Scandia-Hus), to provide a scheme that enhances the contemporary show house that we have built. The […]


Update 20: Bathrooms and Ensuites

Master Bedroom Ensuite The master ensuite has a wet room walk in shower area. The first stage when preparing a wet room is to ensure that water runs straight to the drain. The wet room floor must gradually slope to the drain with a gentle and even gradient. Tanking wet room walls The whole room […]


Update 19: External works and guttering

External works Work has begun on the external landscaping, levelling out the plot and laying the drainage pipes. The concrete slab has also been built for the plant room. Guttering and temporary downpipe The gutters have also been fixed to the Show House. We have gone for a silver metallic Lindab rainwater system guttering. A […]


Update 18: Pug Screed

The first floor underfloor heating has now been fitted. We would often use chipboard flooring on the first floor, but in the Show House we are using a pug screed. This is a thin biscuit layer of screed. It is often chosen for use with low temperature heat sources such as heat pumps, as it […]


Update 17: Painting

A watered down coat of matt paint (otherwise known as a mist coat) has been applied to all walls and ceilings inside the show house. This is used to seal the plaster and specialist lifestyle plaster board before the actual wall colours are applied. Kitchen Family Room/Seating Area Sitting Room This room is still a […]


Update 16: Rendering

The exterior of the house has has its first coat of render applied. This will be completed over the course of a couple of weeks, as the different components are fitted. Despite the fact that this is only a starting coat, the house is already starting to look white. Edging strips are fixed to the […]