nSBRC - Self Build and Renovation

Expert Services

As you go through your self build or renovation project, you may have questions or issues that need to be resolved. Magazines and books can be overwhelming or you simply may not have the time to go searching for the answers you need.

The National Self Build & Renovation Centre has solved this problem! Whether you are investigating a new building material, checking a quote sounds reasonable or simply want a friendly ear to listen to your problem, our experts can help. 

Come along to the National Self Build & Renovation Centre and one of our Technical Experts will be happy to assist you with your questions and queries, available Wednesday to Sunday 10am – 5.30pm and best of all, it's FREE! 

Resident Experts


David Hilton - Project Management and Heat & Energy

David is an authority in sustainable building and energy efficiency with extensive knowledge in building fabrics, heating systems, heat recovery ventilation, renewables and conventional heating systems. David has a Masters degree in Sustainable Architecture, is a fully qualified renewables, Gassafe installer, trainer and has 30 years experience in the industry.

Come and Visit Us

The UK'S only permanent venue for independent Advice & Support.
Open Tuesday – Sunday, 10am – 5.30pm

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