How to Be your Own Contractor and Save Thousands on your New House or Renovation While Keeping your Day Job
With Companion CD-ROMBook - 2015
Book & CD-ROM. In this completely updated and totally revised second edition, you will learn how to choose a site, draw up construction time line and flow charges, apply for construction loans, obtain essential insurance information, buy plans, find and negotiate with subcontractors, and comply with building code, inspection, and permit requirements. The ins and outs of self-contracting are explained, combined with the experiences of others, and with dozens of forms and checklists at hand, you will learn all about: building materials and foundations, windows, decks, roofing, plumbing, heating, wiring, air-conditioning, and much more. There are hundreds of tools, contracts, and checklists to help you get your project organized and save you thousands!
Publisher: Ocala, Florida : Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc., 2015.
Edition: Revised second edition.
Branch Call Number: 692.8 MAE
Characteristics: 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).