Definition of self-builder in English:



  • See self-build

    • ‘The large developers are also able to offer local authorities ‘carrots’ in the shape of donations towards road improvements and new schools, which can leave self-builders out of the loop.’
    • ‘Built-in or central vacuum cleaning systems are becoming popular with self-builders or people who are doing a large renovation project.’
    • ‘We were supposed to be having another feature in another magazine and a piece written for a self-builders ' magazine as well.’
    • ‘However, Scottish Building warned prospective self-builders to ensure their project is ‘properly supervised’ as there are inherent dangers in self-build.’
    • ‘If it is a particularly large project, self-builders should consider hiring a quantity surveyor who will advise on construction costs and help to obtain competitive tenders from contractors.’