Grand Designs (1999– )

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This BBC 4 series, presented by Kevin McCloud, follows the building of a family's self-built dream house each episode. Often focusing on modern design, energy efficiency, maximizing space ... See full summary »

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This BBC 4 series, presented by Kevin McCloud, follows the building of a family's self-built dream house each episode. Often focusing on modern design, energy efficiency, maximizing space and views, we see that many times achieving our dreams can lead to some nightmarish situations along the way. Written by wtrdawnlord

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A Grand Program
8 January 2006 | by (Perth, WA) – See all my reviews

'Grand Designs' is a very good program in which it follows people building their dream houses and all the dilemmas that come with it. I must admit a lot of the designs are very modern, quite impractical - definitely not my cup of tea, but it's a great show but I wonder why anyone would want to live in that sort of house. Just my opinion. That's why it's nice to see people's creative sides work, see what other people like, see people's dreams unfold before your eyes. The presenter is very good - he actually writes it himself, which is definitely a credit to him! All in all, a great show, very entertaining!


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