See and feel thousands of products up close. Learn about all the latest tips, tricks and trends. Get expert advice from the best in the business. It's all here at Sandown Park Racecourse.
The Homebuilding & Renovating Show has so much to offer
The Homebuilding & Renovating Show provides a huge range of free seminars run by experts in our theatres.
From finding your way through the planning maze to estimating and managing your budget, our Seminars and Masterclasses offer something for everyone, whatever your project or idea!
You can find the Masterclass Theatre in the Esher Hall on the Lower Ground and the Seminar Theatre in the Brasserie via the Surrey Hall on the Ground Floor.
Want some one-on-one advice?
Visit our Advice Centre in the Esher Hall on the Lower Ground to book in a free 15 minute one-on-one consultation with the experts in homebuilding and renovating.
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.
Ask the Expert
Embarking on period renovations? Planning a brand new extension?
Whatever the question, put it to in-the-know editors from the Homebuilding & Renovating Magazine with some of the most extensive self-build and renovating experience. These free one-to-one sessions are your chance to get personalised, impartial advice.
Click on the experts below to read their bios
Ask the Architect
If you're thinking about building, an architect will help you get more from your home.
Book a session at the show with a Chartered Practice accredited by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) who can:
• Help you turn your aspirations into reality
• Guide you through the design, planning and construction process
• Develop solutions and come up with a design that improves your quality of life
For more information on the RIBA and to find an architect near you visit www.architecture.com/FindAnArchitect
Ask The Builder
Come and meet a Master Builder for advice on your renovation project.
Are you searching for a builder you can rely on? Come and meet one of our Master Builders for advice on your next home renovation project. All members of the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) are independently inspected and vetted on joining, giving you the confidence and peace of mind to find a quality builder.
Master Builders must meet strict criteria before joining and must commit to abide by a stringent Code of Conduct. All FMB members can also offer you a contract for any work undertaken as well as a warranty from FMB Insurance. Should anything not go to plan, our Government-approved disputes service can offer free, independent adjudication to help you resolve the matter.
Build with confidence − speak to a Master Builder at the Advice Centre about your next building project.
For more information and to find a Master Builder near you, visit www.fmb.org.uk/hbr
The Planning Clinic
If you’re in the process of applying for planning permission or your application has been refused, book an appointment at The Planning Clinic to find out the tactics to success!
Bring your plans, your ideas and your applications and get a free 15 minute consultation with Homebuilding & Renovating Magazine expert Sally Tagg and her team of leading planning experts from Foxley Tagg Planning.