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Home Extensions p/b
This edition 2007

Laurie Williamson

Size: 180cm x 240cm

An extremely useful book for anyone who is thinking about extending their home. In this day and age ( and if it is feasible) it is sometimes a better option to extend rather than move house.
It spells out in a very clear way the details of preparations, planning, managing and completing an extension. There is information on getting quotations, VAT, ordering materials, safety and insurance, preparing the site, excavation, drainage work, foundations, damp proof coursing, walls, roofs, floors, electrics, plumbing, right down to the second fixing of tiling, internal doors and painting and decorating.
Also there is a really useful flow chart to use, which can assist no end – divided up into each phase to be tackled. eg. groundworks, structure, roofing etc – each section comes with space to list the costings, labour, hours per day and machinery/plant. Plus another flow chart (colour coded) to use a check list. Both of which are invaluable to make the extension be built in a hopefully hassle free way!
Although not written specifically for a sustainable build, it is nevertheless an extremely well priced and handy book to own, and full of clear diagrams.

160 pages
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