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Renovating in France

Escape to the Chateau: DIY is back for a second series following intrepid British families taking on the task of renovating and running their fairytale châteaux dotted throughout the French countryside, including Château du Doux

If your budget won’t stretch to a large home in France, there are ways to create more space, especially in old country properties

Don’t panic if termites are found in a French property you are buying as there are solutions, says Julie Savill

Seen a bargain French property that just needs a bit of work to turn it into a dream home? If your heart is set on a renovation project, do your sums first, advises architect Nick Adams

Using an architect

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Do you need an architect for a renovation or building project in France?

Planning your own escape to a château in France à la Dick and Angel? Here’s some advice on financing the dream of owning a French castle

Fancy creating your dream French home from an old property full of character? These 12 renovation projects for sale in France are yours to buy

Renovation projects often come with a very attractive price tag, but how do you know the work needed to make it your dream home won’t end up costing you a fortune? Here are 7 things to think about before buying a property to renovate in France

Stars of the TV show Escape to the Château, Dick Strawbridge and Angel Adoree reveal their tips and the lessons they learnt when renovating their French château

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