Cart
  • Free Shipping on all orders in the UK
  • Over 7 million books in stock
  • Proud to be B-Corp
  • We aim to be carbon neutral by 2022
  • Over 120,000 Trustpilot reviews
Item 1 of 0
Home Extension Manual By Ian Rock

Home Extension Manual by Ian Rock

New RRP £19,99
Condition - Like New
£6,19
Only 1 left

Summary

Intended for those who plan to employ a building contractor or those who tackle some of the works themselves, this comprehensive manual shows you how to stay firmly in control, resulting in a high-quality extension, completed on time and within budget.

Home Extension Manual Summary

Home Extension Manual: The Step-by-step Guide to Planning, Building and Managing a Project by Ian Rock

Thousands of homes are extended each year, but 'getting the builders in' can be a recipe for disaster unless you really know what you are doing. Whether you plan to employ a building contractor or tackle some of the works yourself, this comprehensive manual will show you how to stay firmly in control, resulting in a high-quality extension, completed on time and within budget. From foundations and drainage through to snagging and completion, this step-by-step, all-colour guide will cut out the stress and trauma of extending your home.

About Ian Rock

An experienced Chartered Surveyor, Ian Rock has refurbished numerous older properties as well as designing and developing new houses. He has contributed articles on residential property issues to The Observer, and was formerly a Publisher with EMAP magazines and Associate with Countrywide Surveyors.

Table of Contents

How to select good builders. Getting the best from architects, surveyors and planners. Saving money by designing it yourself. How to get planning consent - for the extension you really want (and what you can legally build without it). Successful project management. How to avoid cost overruns, delays, injury and damage. Improvements that add value - and those that don't. How to get trade discounts when buying materials. Making big savings by employing specialist trades. Money-making scames - how to avoid them. How to spot bad workmanship - before it gets out of hand.

Additional information

GOR008679550
9781844253579
1844253570
Home Extension Manual: The Step-by-step Guide to Planning, Building and Managing a Project by Ian Rock
Used - Like New
Hardback
J H Haynes & Co Ltd
2007-01-01
224
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

Customer Reviews - Home Extension Manual