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How and why to hire a project manager? 

Although here at Self-PMA we are all about empowering you to self-project manage your build, we understand that realistically, this is not for everyone. There is a huge amount of time and freewill necessary to take on this role. In some cases, we recommend hiring a project manager. Now let’s find out how to go […]

What is self-project management anyway? 

What is self-project management?

You might wonder, isn’t the word ‘self’ implied when someone has to manage the project? Well, yes and no. Let me clarify. Let’s give you an example. Think about it this way: you may not be a certified doctor, but you’re familiar with the idea of taking care of your own health, right? We call […]

Is self-project management right for me?

You might be considering a crucial question: Is self-project management the right path for me? Let’s explore this question together. Consider this scenario: you are planning a small construction project, whether it’s a home renovation, a loft conversion, or building an extension. The prospect of self-project management may have crossed your mind, but is it […]

How to manage a small construction projects? A Homeowner’s Guide

If you’re a homeowner with a small construction project on the horizon, you may be contemplating the idea of managing it yourself. The prospect of overseeing your project independently can be both exciting and daunting, especially if you have no prior project management experience. 1. Define your project scope The first step in managing any […]

How to choose the right the builder?

Choosing the right builder is a pivotal decision that can make or break your construction project. Whether you’re planning a renovation, an extension, or any other construction endeavour, selecting the perfect builder is essential to achieving your project goals. As a homeowner considering managing your build yourself, this guide will provide you with a comprehensive […]

7 tips for project managing your renovation or extension

Undertaking a renovation or extension project as a homeowner can be both a dream and a challenge. The prospect of transforming your living space to better suit your needs and desires is undoubtedly exciting. However, managing such a project yourself, especially without prior project management experience, can feel like navigating uncharted waters. The following guide […]