The official magazine of the TV series, Grand Designs Magazine is one of the best modern homes and interiors titles, packed with inspiring projects, expert advice and market intelligence. 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 for students of architecture hoping to understand the pricing, planning and other factors involved in creating buildings.
In this month’s unmissable issue, Kevin McCloud, our editor-at-large, expounds on the healing properties of plenty of greenery and a good view. Our TV house exclusive also reveals the health benefits of a well-designed build. Grand Designers Born and Elinor Barikor designed their own home on hypoallergenic principles, to help ease their children’s allergies. If you are planning your own build project, we show you what to look out for when finding your dream site, as well as all you need to know about buying a plot at auction. For inspiration, take a tour around a remodelled London semi; Hebridean island retreat; renovated Victorian house and a contemporary home in the Hamptons, New York. Don’t miss our buyer’s guides on choosing a front door and how to incorporate lighting into the fabric of your home. There’s also information on side-return extensions, kitchen cabinets and the latest innovations for bathroom taps and showers.