Complete Handbook of Home Extensions
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- Electronic book text
- 1st October 2015
- 192 pages -
Written by a qualified Building Control Officer with over thirty years' experience in the industry, the book talks you through the entire home-extension process from conception to decorating. It offers advice on substructure, superstructure, internal and external work, as well as site inspection, drainage and restrictive covenants. There is also a handy section on finance, insurance and warranty schemes. Common problems are helpfully identified, enabling you to begin building with confidence.Save time and stress by using the included standard specification for a single storey extension, new to this fourth edition.
Paul Hymers has worked as a qualified Building Control Officer for Kent County Council since 1984. Having inspected over a thousand home extensions, he has developed an intimate knowledge of the building industry. He is also the author of Converting to an Eco-Friendly Home and House Dividing.