TIP: Write down the experts you would like to talk to and make sure to get to the Advice Centre early to book in your consultation.
Whatever the question, put it to in-the-know editors from some of the country’s leading homebuilding and renovating magazines. These free one-to-one sessions are your chance to get personalised, impartial advice.
Click on the experts below to read their bio and also to see the sessions they will be running
Self Build Expert
Homebuilding & Renovating Magazine
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In the Ask the Architect area, a chartered architect from the Association of Self-Build Architects (ASBA) will be on hand to give FREE advice and support in a 15 minute consultation.
For more information on ASBA and to find an architect near you visit www.asba-architects.org/
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• Bring your plans, ideas and applications to The Planning Clinic and get a priceless 15-minute consultation with one of the planning experts from Planning Aid for Scotland. Discover how to avoid common mistakes, whether you can submit your application yourself, and what to do if you've been rejected. Bring all the documents, pictures and questions that you can.
TIP: As the Planning Clinic is usually very busy please book a slot as soon as you arrive at the show and bring with you your questions and research.
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Come and meet a Master Builder for advice on your renovation project. All members of the Federation of Master Builders are vetted and inspected on joining to give you confidence when looking for a builder.
The FMB has championed continuous improvement in building quality for nearly 75 years, with members having to fulfil strict criteria before joining and committing to abide by a stringent Code of Practice. FMB members can offer you a contract on your work and a warranty from FMB Insurance Services, assuring you of a better building experience. And should something go wrong, our government approved disputes service is able to refer you to independent adjudication to help you to resolve the matter.
Look for the sign you can trust, or come and speak to us about finding a Master Builder to help with your project.
For more information about FMB, visit their website at www.fmb.org.uk.
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