Xtreme self-build: Scrap Heap Challenge meets Grand Designs

Adrian Leaman on the living roof

Making a shed-cum-spare room from reclaimed items: get together a team of mates, pop to a woodland to find a few unloved trees, nose around some skips or a disused railway. Bit of edible paint, bit of copper guttering. What could be easier? An intrepid Finsbury Park couple found out ...

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