Allan Corfield
AC Architects

Allan is a Chartered Architect who runs a specialist Self Build Architectural practice, working on one off homes throughout the UK. Set up in the midst of the recision in 2009 AC Architects has grown to a team of 10 and have completed over 140 projects. As well as designing energy efficient homes, Allan delivers self build seminars in Scotland and England to scores of potential Self builders.

AC Architects are keen to deliver valuable content and education through its website and have a dedicated self build blog They recently completed their first book "An Introduction to Self Building”, which can be downloaded for free at

Chartered Architect Allan is one of the leading experts in SIP’s construction method in the UK and is part of the Structural Timber Association and is a member of NaCSBA. Allan and his team have worked on over 260 low energy, self-build projects across the UK. He regularly contributes to Homebuilding & Renovating magazine and is a Self-Build Expert delivering various talks at the shows across the UK.