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  • Paperback: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Shube Publishing (Jan. 1 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0979983800
  • ISBN-13: 978-0979983801
  • Product Dimensions: 17.8 x 1.3 x 23.5 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 499 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 6 customer reviews
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As the owner of a Design Build Company I receive numerous queries from friends and colleagues about renovating and building. In my role within the company I spend 20% of my time educating people I meet (both prospective leads and paying clients) about the processes of design and construction. I was looking for a resource I could pass along to friends and clients to assist them (and me) as they prepare for the long journey they about to undertake. Having read through this book over the course of a weekend I have to say this is one of the better books available. It's takes a far more holistic approach than any of the others I have perused. As with all "help" books not everything applies and as is stated within - always make sure you understand the requirements of your jurisdiction.

If you are planning to do a renovation over $50,000 or have a house built, you should read this book. An educated consumer is a better consumer!
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Many kudos to Amy Johnston! I now know the "language" and what to expect in my quest to remodel a kitchen. Countless magazines and $ spent could not even touch the amount of solid and very readable information that this book has to offer.
This unassuming paperback is where I should have started months ago. Better yet, it has a sense of humor!
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get this too:
Patterns of Home: The Ten Essentials of Enduring Design

This covers SOOO much you & I NEED, it oughta be required reading for anyone getting a life ( as an adult :)!

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DEWALT® Construction Estimating Complete Handbook this can help you discover how much of particular materials you might need ( estimate 10% more concrete than you think you're going to need, e.g. )...

Handyman In-Your-Pocket this can also help for estimating & understanding what's in the work...

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Working Alone: Tips & Techniques for Solo Building can help for those working alone...

The Very Efficient Carpenter (For Pros by Pros) also.

hope this all helps!
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