Building the Dream

  

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Building the DreamCharlie Luxton returns to Hastings to find out if Robin and Liz's dream New England-style home is living up to expectations. (S4 Ep7/9) [AD,S]Thu, Feb 25, 1:25 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamCharlie Luxton visits Peebles in the Scottish Borders, where Barbara is building a home with the entire ground floor devoted to stables for her horses, on a tight budget. (S5 Ep2/9) [AD,S]Fri, Feb 26, 1:25 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamIn Loughborough, Charlie Luxton helps a couple who can't agree on what the home they're building in their back garden should look like: traditional or contemporary? (S4 Ep9/9)Mon, Mar 1, 1:10 PMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamIn the Cotswolds, Charlie Luxton visits Mandy and Tony Slater, who are planning an ambitious self-build on a steep slope. But the groundworks threaten to derail their budget. (S5 Ep1/9)Tue, Mar 2, 1:10 PMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamIn Pembrokeshire, Charlie Luxton helps Graham and Dorothy build an upside-down eco-house by the sea. Can they get the job done in just 20 weeks? (S4 Ep8/9)Wed, Mar 3, 1:10 PMMore 465 mins

Snapshots

Building the DreamNew: Gung-ho Cambridgeshire couple Steve and Sylvia are convinced enthusiasm and blind ambition is enough to bring their property dream to life. Is it really that simple? (S8 Ep10) [AD,S]Sat, Sep 21, 12:30 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamGung-ho Cambridgeshire couple Steve and Sylvia are convinced enthusiasm and blind ambition is enough to bring their property dream to life. Is it really that simple? (S8 Ep10) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 10, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamCharlie Luxton travels to Essex, where Carla and Elliot are striving to deliver a smart contemporary home in a woodland clearing for themselves and their five daughters. (S8 Ep9) [AD,S]Sat, Sep 7, 12:30 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton travels to Essex, where Carla and Elliot are striving to deliver a smart contemporary home in a woodland clearing for themselves and their five daughters. (S8 Ep9) [AD,S]Tue, Sep 3, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamCharlie heads to the fringes of the New Forest, where serial renovators Glyn and Sue step up to the big league by building an oak-framed home for their retirement. (S8 Ep8) [AD,S]Sat, Aug 31, 12:30 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie heads to the fringes of the New Forest, where serial renovators Glyn and Sue step up to the big league by building an oak-framed home for their retirement. (S8 Ep8) [AD,S]Tue, Aug 27, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton is in Shrewsbury with Dave and Elly, who are aiming to stamp their mark on a suburban street with a modern take on a Victorian terrace. (S8 Ep7) [AD,S]Sat, Aug 24, 1:35 PMMore 460 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton is in Shrewsbury with Dave and Elly, who are aiming to stamp their mark on a suburban street with a modern take on a Victorian terrace. (S8 Ep7) [AD,S]Tue, Aug 20, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: In rural Suffolk, laid-back Steve and Susan's hit-and-hope construction of an oak-framed cottage urgently needs a pep talk from Charlie to get the project back in line. (S8 Ep6) [AD,S]Sat, Aug 17, 1:35 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamIn stunning rural Suffolk, laid-back Steve and Susan's hit-and-hope construction of an oak-framed cottage urgently needs a pep talk from Charlie to get the project back in line. (S8 Ep6)Tue, Aug 13, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamIn Cambridgeshire. Charlie Luxton meets Chris and Philippa, who plan to self-build a four-bed detached home for the budget of a tiny terrace. But can they keep those costs down? (S8 Ep5)Sat, Aug 10, 1:30 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamIn Cambridgeshire. Charlie Luxton meets Chris and Philippa, who plan to self-build a smart four-bed detached home for the budget cost of a tiny terrace. But can they keep those costs down?Tue, Aug 6, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamCharlie catches up with Liz and Craig in Leicestershire. After much pain and hassle the couple have finally finished the home in their garden. Was five years of upheaval worth it? (S8 Ep4)Sat, Aug 3, 1:25 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie catches up with Liz and Craig in Leicestershire. After much pain and hassle the couple have finally finished the home in their garden. Was five years of upheaval worth it? (S8 Ep4) [AD,S]Tue, Jul 30, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamIn West Sussex, Med and Chandni build a large home on a tiny budget doing the work themselves. But determination and optimism will only get you so far. Can Charlie help? (S8 Ep3) [AD,S]Sat, Jul 27, 1:35 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamIn West Sussex, Med and Chandni build a large home on a tiny budget doing the work themselves. But determination and optimism will only get you so far. Can Charlie help? (S8 Ep3)Tue, Jul 23, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamCharlie Luxton is with a Cambridgeshire couple determined to build a huge barn-style home. Problem is, they don't appreciate the sheer scale of the undertaking until it's too late. (S8 Ep2) [AD,S]Sat, Jul 20, 1:35 PMMore 470 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton is with a Cambridgeshire couple determined to build a huge barn-style home. Problem is, they don't appreciate the sheer scale of the undertaking until it's too late. (S8 Ep2) [AD,S]Tue, Jul 16, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamCharlie Luxton is in West Yorks, where Emma and Martin are battling wind and snow to build a stone home on an imposing hilltop, in a project that's starting to run away from them. (S8 Ep1) [AD,S]Sat, Jul 13, 1:35 PMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton is in West Yorks, where Emma and Martin are battling wind and snow to build a stone home on an imposing hilltop, in a project that's starting to run away from them. (S8 Ep1) [AD,S]Tue, Jul 9, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton is in Cambridgeshire, where Darren and Luisa are on a voyage of discovery, building a picture-perfect waterfront home - a project with lots of issues. (S7 Ep9/10)Sun, Jul 1, 8:55 AMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton is in Cambridgeshire, where Darren and Luisa are on a voyage of discovery, building a picture-perfect waterfront home - a project with lots of issues. (S7 Ep9/10)Wed, Jun 27, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton is in Caterham, Surrey, where Ben and Nicola are transforming a dilapidated bungalow into a contemporary split-level home. (S7 Ep8/10)Sun, Jun 24, 8:55 AMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton is in Caterham, Surrey, where Ben and Nicola are transforming a dilapidated bungalow into a contemporary split-level home. (S7 Ep8/10) [AD,S]Wed, Jun 20, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton heads to Cambridgeshire to meet two self-builders creating a family home that needs to be both techie, but also blingy. Can the two desires be reconciled? (S7 Ep7/10) [AD,S]Sun, Jun 17, 8:55 AMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton heads to Cambridgeshire to meet two self-builders creating a family home that needs to be both techie, but also blingy. Can the two desires be reconciled? (S7 Ep7/10)Wed, Jun 13, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton's up on the Firth of Forth, where a Linlithgow couple are building a traditional Scottish cottage. But the weather puts pressure on their ambitious build. (S7 Ep6/10)Sun, Jun 10, 10:00 AMMore 460 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton's up on the Firth of Forth, where a Linlithgow couple are building a traditional Scottish cottage. But the weather puts pressure on their ambitious build. (S7 Ep6/10) [AD,S]Wed, Jun 6, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton visits rural Northamptonshire, where new couple Rob and Jan aim to build a vicarage-style home. That is if Charlie can get them to agree on anything. (S7 Ep5/10)Sun, Jun 3, 8:55 AMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamCharlie Luxton heads to Northamptonshire, where new couple Rob and Jan aim to build a vicarage-style home. If Charlie can actually get them to agree on anything. (S7 Ep5/6)Wed, May 30, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton returns to East Sussex to catch up with a self-building couple who were determined to create an eco-efficient, straw-baled home set in a woodland glade. (S7 Ep4/6)Sun, May 27, 8:55 AMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton returns to East Sussex to catch up with a self-building couple who were determined to create an eco-efficient, straw-baled home set in a woodland glade. (S7 Ep4/6) [AD,S]Wed, May 23, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton heads to Woking in Surrey to meet Jason and Philippa, who think they have discovered the perfect refurb project. But will it take them to the brink? (S7 Ep3/6)Sun, May 20, 8:55 AMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton heads to Woking in Surrey to meet Jason and Philippa, who think they have discovered the perfect refurb project. But will it take them to the brink? (S7 Ep3/6)Thu, May 17, 2:15 AMMore 460 mins
New: Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton heads to Woking in Surrey to meet Jason and Philippa, who think they have discovered the perfect refurb project. But will it take them to the brink? (S7 Ep3/6) [AD,S]Wed, May 16, 9:00 PMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: In East Yorkshire, Nick and Jane hope to turn an old bungalow into a contemporary home - on a budget so small that it almost defies belief. But will the project break them? (S7 Ep2/6)Sun, May 13, 10:00 AMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: In East Yorkshire, Nick and Jane hope to turn an old bungalow into a contemporary home - on a budget so small that it almost defies belief. But will the project break them? (S7 Ep2/6)Thu, May 10, 2:10 AMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamIn East Yorkshire, Nick and Jane hope to turn an old bungalow into a contemporary home - on a budget so small that it almost defies belief. But will the project break them? (S7 Ep2/6)Wed, May 9, 9:00 PMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton returns to help more people build affordable dream homes. In south London, a self-building couple plan an urban marvel on a tight plot and tighter budget. (S7 Ep1/6)Sun, May 6, 10:00 AMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton returns to help more people build affordable dream homes. In south London, a self-building couple plan an urban marvel on a tight plot and tighter budget. (S7 Ep1/6)Thu, May 3, 2:10 AMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton meets north Devon couple Brian and Fiona, who want to build a home on a stunning coastal plot. Can Charlie convince them to take on his design suggestions? (S6 Ep9) [AD,S]Sun, Mar 12, 8:55 AMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton meets north Devon couple Brian and Fiona, who want to build a home on a stunning coastal plot. Can Charlie convince them to take on his design suggestions? (S6 Ep9) [AD,S]Wed, Mar 8, 1:15 AMMore 465 mins
New: Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton meets north Devon couple Brian and Fiona, who want to build a home on a stunning coastal plot. Can Charlie convince them to take on his design suggestions? (S6 Ep9) [AD,S]Tue, Mar 7, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: In Devon, Graham and Nicky Daniel plan an ambitious contemporary home on a secluded woodland site, doing much of it themselves. But have they underestimated the workload? (S6 Ep8) [AD,S]Sun, Mar 5, 10:00 AMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: In Devon, Graham and Nicky Daniel plan an ambitious contemporary home on a secluded woodland site, doing much of it themselves. But have they underestimated the workload? (S6 Ep8) [AD,S]Wed, Mar 1, 1:20 AMMore 460 mins
New: Building the DreamNew: In Devon, Graham and Nicky Daniel plan an ambitious contemporary home on a secluded woodland site, doing much of it themselves. But have they underestimated the workload? (S6 Ep8) [AD,S]Tue, Feb 28, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton helps a couple building a modern family home in a conservation area in Kent. But the couple prove very reluctant to take on any of Charlie's design ideas. (S6 Ep7) [AD,S]Sun, Feb 26, 10:00 AMMore 460 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton helps a couple building a modern family home in a conservation area in Kent. But the couple prove very reluctant to take on any of Charlie's design ideas. (S6 Ep7)Wed, Feb 22, 1:05 AMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: Charlie Luxton is in Northamptonshire, where Mark and Helen have unearthed Roman and Anglo-Saxon artefacts that could stop them from building their new home. (S6 Ep6) [AD,S]Wed, Feb 15, 1:05 AMMore 465 mins
Building the DreamNew: In North Yorkshire, teachers Nick and Fiona plan a large warehouse-inspired home by the side of a canal. But is building on a flood plain a smart move? (S6 Ep5) [AD,S]Wed, Feb 8, 1:05 AMMore 465 mins