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Managing Home Alteration and Extension Projects

By Julian Owen

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ISBN: 9781847973160
PUBLISHED: 13/02/2012
PAGES: 160
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 110 colour photographs & diagrams

This book is aimed at anyone who is considering making alterations or extensions to their home. Based on the stages that professional designers actually go through to run a project, it gives detailed advice on how to go about each step of the process, with detailed information on the key facts and regulations. It is ideal for those who wish to understand and manage the process, and check that their designers and builders are performing to standard.

Topics covered include:

  • Surveying the existing home
  • Preparing a brief and creating a design
  • Making a planning application
  • Dealing with the building regulations
  • Preparing and issuing tenders to builders
  • Preparing for a project to commence and eventual completion stages
  • Your legal rights and contract law
  • Health and safety issues to consider if you are managing the building site

RRP: £16.99

Site Price: £13.59

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