|Contributions||Smith, Carol, 1946-, National Association of Home Builders of the United States.|
|LC Classifications||TH4815 .B86 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||52 p. :|
|Number of Pages||52|
|LC Control Number||00048025|
Building Your Home: A Simple Guide to Making Good Decisions is filled with beautiful photos of homes, gardens and materials, sketches, and detachable pages and sections to pen in responses that make the book interactive and adaptable to any level of home building/5(36). Obviously, new homes are built to meet current building codes, are often more energy efficient, and can incorporate up-to-date technology. For the first few years, you’re less likely to deal with big-ticket maintenance issues like leaky roofs or failing . Popular Home Building BooksCreating the Not So Big House: Insights and Ideas for the New American Home (Paperback)Building Green: A Complete How-To Guide to Alternative Building Methods Earth Plaster * Straw Bale * Cordwood * Cob * Living Roofs (Paperback)Norm Abram's New House: America's Favorite Carpenter and His Wife, Laura, Build Their Dream Home (Paperback)More items. windows for your new home. Make sure your windows have the performance, durabilty and energy efficiency that your particular geographical location warrants. And look for windows that have tax credits that could save you up to $1, Step .
Thinking about building your own home? This easy-to-follow guide shows you how to plan and build a beautiful home on any budget. From acquiring land to finding the best architect to overseeing the construction, you get lots of savvy tips on managing your new investment wisely — and staying sane during the process!Brand: Wiley. Your Home is your guide to building, buying or renovating a home. It shows how to create a comfortable home with low impact on the environment – economical to run, healthier to live in and adaptable to your changing needs. Australia's guide to environmentally sustainable homes. $ (inc GST) plus delivery. Buy the book from CanPrint. Building Your Own Home has been updated and expanded by David Snell, acknowledged expert and guru in the field of self-build and it remains the best book on the subject. Packed with authoritative advice, charts, diagrams and photographs, this fully illustrated bible contains everything you need to know, from finding and buying a plot of land to /5(35). Read the entire Building Up series about building a new construction home from the ground up here: The Big News: We’re Building a House. Let the New Home Adventure Begin. How to Maximize Your Budget When Building a Home. Making Design Decisions you Won’t Regret at the Design Center. Home. Full House Tour. This post is sponsored by my Young.
The time spent completing the preliminary steps to building a new home can be an exciting period, but this is also a time to evaluate if new construction is the right choice. The process is a lot of hard work and it brings disruption in your life and the lives of those around : Jackie Craven. by Kevin Daum,Janice Brewster, and Peter Economy Building Your Own Home FOR DUMmIES‰ 01_ 1/20/05 PM Page i. The knowledge you will gain from this book and from will be valuable even if you decide to have a home builder (general contractor) build your home for you. Here’s what Book reviewers have to say about Be Your Own House Contractor: “General Contractor Carl Heldmann has written the bible for building your own home” - LA Times. About Us. Welcome to NAHB BuilderBooks, your source for education and training products for the building industry. As the publishing arm and official bookstore for the National Association of Home Builders, BuilderBooks offers award-winning publications, software, brochures, and more, with many available in both English and Spanish.