Innovative architect, Charlie Luxton is widely known for his sustainable approach to building design and creation. As a thought-leader in his field, Charlie has since transitioned his expertise to television as a presenter on popular home programmes, inspiring the nation with his designs. With such an established reputation, the award-winning architect is now highly sought after for speaking engagements, able to advise and educate corporate clients on the importance of investing in sustainability, particularly in office buildings.
Best known for his presence on the small screen, Charlie made his media debut on Modern British Architects for Channel 5, which saw him recognised for his professionalism and engaging nature. Charlie has since gone on to front Sky’s Treehouses, Build a New Life in the Country and Our Home and Property. Currently the presenter of Building the Dream on More4, Charlie has been at the forefront of the show’s success since 2013 and has supported the public in building their ideal properties in an affordable yet sustainable way over nine series.
Founding Charlie Luxton Designs in 2005, Charlie aimed to combine his expertise in architecture with his passion for sustainability. Using locally sourced materials, environmentally friendly products and designs that reduce climate effects, Charlie is the creative behind some of the most innovative buildings in the UK. Some of his smaller-scale projects include designing and implementing a carpool, and fitting solar panels at a school. Charlie has also green-furbished 30 homes, a testament to his commitment to environmental design.
A popular speaker for conferences and corporate clients, Charlie is known for his impact on educating businesses on the importance of investing in sustainability. Backed by decades of personal experience, Charlie offers practical, implementable solutions for environmental practices.