Why you can’t build houses in fields

But we all want to! The issues we bump up against the most when serving the self-build and self-self build (that’s how we lovingly refer to people who are building with their own two hands) [...]

How Long Is Your Piece of String?

When it comes to building a house, amongst the myriad things we need to think about there is one thing that stands out as being The Most Important. One thing that influences all decisions, all [...]

Am I ready for a Discovery Call?

Hi there! If you’re reading this then you’re probably considering engaging Hartwyn to help you with your build project. I’m here to talk to you about the start of our process, what it is and what [...]

Locally sourced materials

It is important to us to build with locally sourced materials wherever possible. This helps us to reduce the embodied carbon of our buildings and supports local economies. We feel it [...]