Don’t Move, Improve! Design Surgeries

Saturday 15 September 2018


NLA, The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London WC1E 7BT

Architect Consultations - Register here Go!

Don’t Move, Improve! Design Surgeries offer FREE advice and inspiration to Londoners looking to extend their homes.


Design Surgeries

Whatever question you have about an extension you’re looking to embark upon or are progressing with, our wide range of consultants will be on hand to help in 25-minute one-to-one sessions. Consultants include this year’s winning architects Tonkin Liu and Friend and Company Architects.
Sessions run between 10:30 - 13:30 

Architect Consultations –  Register here
Engineer Consultations –  Register here
Party wall Surveyor Consultations – Register here

Important information – please read!
 You may be able to secure a drop-in consultation on the day, however, booking is highly advised.
– Please bring along as much information as possible about your project on the day, such as plans, drawings and photographs. 
– All events are FREE to attend, but we will be asking for voluntary donations to architectural charity Article 25 on the day.


Creative Family Workshops

Let your child become the architect! Work together with our professional educators to design your ideal home and learn the basics of architectural design. 
10:30 - 13:30 
Drop-in, no booking required



See the latest free NLA exhibitions on display at The Building Centre.
The New London Model – a giant interactive model of London showing how the city is evolving, with over 170,000 buildings displayed. 



Take home details of all 120 featured projects with the Don't Move, Improve! magazine, or download for free when you subscribe to our newsletter. 



Grab a coffee and a bite to eat from the award-winning The Gentlemen Baristas café, 'the coolest baristas in the UK', according to the UK Coffee Stop Awards.


See the winning projects!
Download the Don't Move, Improve! 2018 Magazine

This Autumn entries open for the 2019 Don't Move Improve! competition - once again we'll be seeking the best designed new home improvements in London!

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