Selfbuild Magazine

The SelfBuild magazine is Ireland’s go-to resource for those building new or improving their home in any of the 32 counties. Thousands of readers, seeking quality advice, inspiration and information engage with the magazine both online and in print.

Informative and inspirational content provides essential information for anyone undertaking a new build, renovation or extension project. Our readers source, review, explore and buy the products and services they find in the magazine providing a excellent marketing channel for advertisers.

What makes Selfbuild unique

For over 20 years the SelfBuild magazine has provided self-builders, extenders, renovators and home improvers with the ideas, advice, inspiration and information to complete their project.

Combining real life, local self-build stories, expert advice and top tips, product and service information, developments in technology and design and updates on government legislation the magazine is the trusted source for this audience.

Combining digital and print the magazine has seen a growth in readership with print subscriptions up 60% in the last 2 years and an online readership of over 4000 per issue.

With a unique combination of live events, digital platforms and printed material SelfBuild continues to evolve ensuring advertisers have access to this audience.

Why Advertise?

Place your brand along side the most trusted information available for the self-build market in Ireland

Ensure that your advertising budget reaches your targeted audience.

Know that you are advertising in a local magazine offering only local products to local readers.

Reach an audience who actively use the magazine as a source for products & services increasing sales.


Double Page Spread – £2,200 / €2640

Premium Page – £1,375 / €1,650

Full Page – £1,300 / €1,560

Half Page – £725 / €870

Quarter Page – £480 / €576

Product Selector – £200 / €240

Multiple booking discounts available


Sponsored Content

Specialist information created by the advertiser showcasing their service/company

Full Page – £1,300 / €1,560 Half Page – £725 / €870



Ad Copy: 8/03/19
Print: 24/04/19 


Kitchens part 3: Choosing materials

Thermal mass


Vinyl flooring

Sheds and garden pods

Can MVHR provide cooling?

Overheating: how to design your house so it doesn’t happen

Electric batteries for the home – connect to electric vehicle and for PV

AUTUMN 2019 

Ad Copy: 7/06/19
Print: 24/07/19 


Granny flats

Building with oak

DIY pitfalls

Buying a property to renovate

Builder’s merchants

Contracts: what they are and when you need them

Tendering the job

Cantilevered staircases

Pest control – woodworm, insects, etc.

WINTER 2019 

Ad Copy: 6/09/19
Print: 23/10/19 


Dublin Bootcamp

Pressurised water systems


Conveyancing and completion certificates

Guide to first and second fix



Knocking down internal walls



Oil boilers vs heat pumps

SPRING 2020 

Ad Copy: 6/12/19
Print: 17/01/20 


Cork show

Interior design: colour coordination

Building with hemp

Planning v construction drawings

Low maintenance designs and specifications

Designing a holiday home

Country kitchens

Roof space conversions

Knock down to build new or renovate?

How to renovate with conservation in mind

Dealing with waste on site

Other areas of interest....

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