The Complete Idiot's Guide to Building Your Own Home

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Building Your Own Home

3.5 2
by Dan Ramsey
     
 

There's no feeling of accomplishment like having built your own dream house.

This clear, concise, up-to-date blueprint for every aspect of the home building process answers all major questions. The new edition takes the reader from figuring a budget to finding labor and materials. Readers will discover how to be one's own general contractor; the

Overview

There's no feeling of accomplishment like having built your own dream house.

This clear, concise, up-to-date blueprint for every aspect of the home building process answers all major questions. The new edition takes the reader from figuring a budget to finding labor and materials. Readers will discover how to be one's own general contractor; the pros and cons of myriad options; and sample bid forms, project schedules, estimating worksheets, contractor agreements, and other forms not in the previous edition. Plus, there are 100 additional illustrations to enhance reader understanding.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592573141
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guide Series
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.66(h) x 0.66(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Dan Ramsey is a general contractor and author of more than 20 books for homebuilders and buyers, including The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Finishing Your Basement, and The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Remodeling Your Bath. He has extensive remodeling experience and also has worked as a successful real estate agent.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >