Don’t Move, Improve! is a project run by NLA encouraging great design in everyday life, celebrating the newest and most innovative home improvement projects from across London.

The Don't Move, Improve! 2023 Longlist has been announced! Head to the Directory to discover the projects.


The annual competition – now celebrating its 12th year – showcases the diversity and character of homes being redesigned in London. 

The competition is part of an annual programme of events - including 1-1 architect consultations, networking and learning events - as well as an exhibition, magazine and regular insights. Don’t Move, Improve! aims to celebrate London’s best domestic-scale designs and encourage homeowners to embark on their own home improvement project.