Our vision is to support an increase in potential self-builders.

Our mission is to enable

self-build to become possible for those who think it's not.



Our values are: putting people first, low impact living and protection and preservation

of the natural environment

Get Rugged's Charitable Objectives


1. To provide information, advice and guidance to empower people, (inclusively) in housing need, to make informed decisions about using self-build as an affordable housing option.


2.  To provide learning and training workshops and volunteer opportunities in natural self building to increase self confidence, skills and capacity.


3. To work collectively with groups and organisations who prioritise affordable housing as a means to help prevent and relieve poverty.

Why we exist!


Get Rugged is a Scottish Charity Number SC044171