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Passivhaus: how to insulate your home against soaring energy bills

Coldwells Building Company are now certified Passivhaus builders, and with high energy prices here to stay, there’s never been a more compelling case to build an affordable, low-energy, high-quality home.
NEW BUILD

How much does it cost to build a custom home in Scotland?

How much should you set aside to build your dream home in Scotland? We look at ballpark figures and the main factors affecting build costs in 2022.
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NEW BUILD

Is 2022 a Good Time to Build a House in Scotland?

A shortage of construction materials saw prices hit a 40 year high in 2021. Will the trend continue in 2022? And what could it mean for your project?
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NEWS

‘Cornival’ Crowned National Winner

The Coldwells team were thrilled and honoured to be named national winners for our Cornival project at the 2021 UK Federation of Master Builder Awards.
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EXTENSIONS

How Much Does an Extension Cost in Aberdeen or Aberdeenshire?

House extensions are a popular choice for those craving more space without the hassle and expense of moving. One of the most common questions the Coldwells team is asked about extensions is ‘How much do they cost?’
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NEW BUILD

Should I Tell a Builder My Budget?

If you’ve ever worked with a custom home builder, you’ve probably encountered the awkward, ‘what is your budget?’ discussion.
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NEW BUILD

The Emotional Roller Coaster of Building a Custom Home

Building a custom home is one of the most important decisions you’ll make in your life, not to mention one of the largest investments.