Thinking of renovating or extending your house?
Home renovations range from minor cosmetic touches, like repainting a house, through to bigger changes, like redoing paving and constructing pergolas and verandas. Then there are more major changes, such as extending the house by adding additional bedrooms, bathrooms and garages. More complex and major changes could include structural changes and even adding an additional upper floor.
There’re restrictions which could limit what you can and can’t do and what you can change in an existing house. These include:
For more valuable tips and advice read: 'An Introduction to Building and Renovating Houses - Volume 1 Hiring Contractors, Managing Construction and Finishing Your Home' and'Volume 2 Finding Your Ideal Property and Designing Your Dream Home'
This is an extract from: 'An Introduction to Building and Renovating Houses Volume 1' by Paul Netscher. Available in paper or eBook from Amazon.com, Amazon UK, Amazon CA, Amazon AU and all online bookstores. To read more
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