Sourcing Professionals for your Self Build

Design and source your factory-fabricated structural-timber house

Efkohaus has an impressive database of UK suppliers that provide structural timber solutions to self builders. We focus exclusively on Closed Panel systems, SIPs, CLT, Glulam and Oak Framing. Search here for off-site manufacturers and all associated services, including designers, surveyors and project managers.

The twin foundations of a self build are …

  • Finance

    The main costs and how to fund them

    It's important that you get your finances in order before you embark on your self build. Its too late to start thinking about raising a loan when...

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  • Sourcing Suppliers

    Matching you with your ideal supplier

    Unless you plan to do absolutely everything yourself on your self-build, there will come a time when you need to appoint a supplier. And before you make...

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What stage are you at?

At any stage of your self build journey, you can jump in and find exactly what you need.

  • Your Dream

    Making your Dream House happen

    Very few of us are lucky enough to be able to self build our dream home. When the opportunity comes along, we want to make sure that...

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  • The Plot

    Finding and securing your ideal plot

    If you are new to self-build, it's very easy to under-estimate the time and effort required to find a suitable plot. Consequently, you might approach the task...

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  • Design

    Design your Dream Home

    The design of your home is a critical stage of your self-build; it’s important that you make the right decision about who will design it. But before...

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  • Planning

    Get the Planning right

    To achieve Planning Permission, you will need to convince the local Planning Officers that your design is the best thing that could happen to this site. How...

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  • Pre Build

    Preparing for the Build

    There's construction documents to prepare, building regulations to review, the site to fence, services (gas, electric, waste) to organise, materials to order, liability insurance to arrange etc...

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  • The Build

    Project Managing the Build

    One of the pleasures of building your own home is that you can choose how involved you want to be. If you are a budding project manager...

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Find your perfect supplier

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