Search results for: tips-traps-for-remodeling-your-kitchen

Tips and Traps for Remodeling Your Kitchen

Author : R. Dodge Woodson
File Size : 22.49 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 947
Read : 870
Download »
This book is a homeowner’s ideal companion for any kitchen remodeling project. It’s a complete overview that covers planning, estimating costs, choosing materials, hiring contractors and subcontractors, code considerations, HVAC issues, cabinets and counters, and the final punch-list phase, and homeowners get the benefit of the author’s 30 years of experience as a construction and remodeling professional. Filled with tips and traps, illustrations, checklists, sample forms and contracts, this book is a roadmap that guides homeowners through the kitchen remodeling process.

Tips Traps for Remodeling Your Bathroom

Author : R. Dodge Woodson
File Size : 34.80 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 755
Read : 284
Download »
There are plenty of do-it-yourself books on the market, but sound information about hiring and working with home improvement specialists is hard to come by. Written for homeowners who are hiring pros for large-scale home improvement, remodeling, and maintenance jobs, these titles feature visually appealing, easy-to-read layouts, and are packed with sidebars and callouts of special advice on how to hire a contractor. Written by an author who is a licensed Master Plumber as well as a licensed Class A Builder with almost three decades in the construction field, each title features: a focus on how to screen and hire home improvement pros; time and cost saving tips and techniques including cost estimating charts for materials and labor; advantages/disadvantages of various materials; site, design, planning, and maintenance considerations; and, explanations of different options, and the benefits and the drawbacks of each.

American Book Publishing Record

Author :
File Size : 60.97 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 929
Read : 501
Download »

Tips and Traps for New Home Owners

Author : Robert Irwin
File Size : 68.60 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 180
Read : 1055
Download »
A comprehensive guide to protecting--and increasing-- home investment value The latest in the hugely popular Tips and Traps series, Tips and Traps for New Home Owners contains all the information you need to move in, financially operate, and successfully maintain your first home. From financial record keeping and obtaining insurance to surviving the move-in and ensuring home value, real estate expert Robert Irwin provides practical, real-world advice that: Shows ways to maximize investment expenditures, including minimizing taxes, timing refinancing, and more Outlines ways to avoid home ownership pratfalls, from a thorough premove checklist to an annual maintenance schedule Offers expert guidance in home improvement and modernizing for every part of the house Explains how to evaluate a homes current value and future price

Tips Traps for Remodeling Your Attic Basement and Garage

Author : Roger Woodson
File Size : 81.32 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 696
Read : 265
Download »
AVOID COSTLY MISTAKES WHILE ADDING VALUE AND LIVING SPACE TO YOUR HOME! Increase the livable square footage and market value of your home—without succumbing to the budget-busting pitfalls that typically plague home improvement projects. With Tips & Traps for Remodeling Your Attic, Basement, and Garage, you'll find everything you need to see your project through—from planning and design to assembling the right team of pros. You'll also do it without the expense and hassle of an addition, by using the existing elements of your home to maximum potential. Written in clear, easy-to-understand language by a 30-year veteran of the construction and remodeling industry, Tips & Traps for Remodeling Your Attic, Basement, and Garage delivers expert guidance to help you: Choose the right existing space to remodel, based on your needs Plan and work with contractors and subcontractors Understand "hard" construction data like raising the roof, and framing floors and walls Address stairways and exterior considerations Plan for plumbing, electrical, and HVAC issues Select appropriate fixtures and finishes Packed with dozens upon dozens of informative illustrations, this indispensable resource also provides a wealth of time- and money-saving forms to make dealing with contractors and construction matters easier than ever before. Don't begin your home improvement project without it!

Tips and Traps when Buying a Home

Author : Robert Irwin
File Size : 72.20 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 573
Read : 1274
Download »
Home sweet home or money pit? The second edition of this national bestseller shows readers dozens of Tips and Traps to be aware of when purchasing a home. Learn how to deal with brokers inspectors, and lawyers--ask the right questions and learn when to make an offer. 20 illustrations.

Tips and Traps When Selling a Home

Author : Robert Irwin
File Size : 38.99 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 629
Read : 1232
Download »
Robert Irwin is America's #1 real estate expert. But don't take our word for it--the sales figures speak for themselves. To date, his real estate titles have sold more than one and a half million copies. Of all of his books, those in the bestselling "Tips and Traps" series continue to be the most popular(more than 500,000 sold), and two of those--Tips and Traps When Buying a Home and Tips and Traps When Selling a Home--have gone on to become the #1 guides in their respective subjects. In the seven years since those two classics were last revised the real estate market has undergone many dramatic changes. Irwin has updated these bestsellers to reflect these changes so readers can be successful in their real estate endeavors. This latest edition of Bob Irwin's classic Tips and Traps When Selling a Home brings new and experienced home owners up-to-speed on all the recent changes, regulations, and trends in real estate. It provides important information on market conditions, new tax advantages, toxic materials in the home, alternatives to the traditional broker, as well as proven strategies for: Handling multiple offers Negotiating from a position of power Dealing with the new "fee-for-service" and discount brokers Holding a home for investment, instead of selling And much more

Nail Your Renovation Without Getting Screwed

Author : Steve Burke
File Size : 48.67 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 393
Read : 1227
Download »
Nail Your Renovation Without Getting Screwed has everything you need to think about before you get started on your home renovation and then while it’s progressing. Learn from a professional builder and award-winning renovation specialist – Steve Burke – as he shares the tricks and traps to watch out for. The book includes invaluable advice on such topics as: how to make sure every step in your renovation is done in the right order; options for an environmentally sensitive renovation; checklists for kitchens, bathrooms and home extension projects; and how to avoid becoming a building horror story! With more than 20 years specialising in renovations, the authors have amassed a catalogue of stories and lessons learnt, met all sorts of interesting characters, and have discovered the many do’s and don’ts of renovating homes. The book is also full of inspirational before and after photographs.

Popular Science

Author :
File Size : 73.57 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 424
Read : 887
Download »
Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.

Notes from Home

Author : Lisa Hegland
File Size : 36.6 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 168
Read : 192
Download »
Home Statistics - Document contact information on the builder, Realtor, title & insurance company and mortgage lender. Also documentation of sq. footage of home & property including wall & floor space of each room (examples of how to figure).

Whole House Remodeling Guide

Author : S. Blackwell Duncan
File Size : 71.82 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 597
Read : 254
Download »
Detailed instructions on how to do many things oneself: interior remodeling, floors, walls, windows and doors, ceilings. Does not deal with house exteriors or structural remodeling, such as adding on rooms or second stories. Many clear drawings. No bibliography. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

A Consumer s Guide to Home Improvement Renovation and Repair

Author : Robert M. Santucci
File Size : 61.87 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 805
Read : 274
Download »

Colonial Homes

Author :
File Size : 51.46 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 300
Read : 267
Download »
Classic American style.

Sunset Kitchens Planning Remodeling

Author : Editors of Sunset Books
File Size : 71.85 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 855
Read : 1235
Download »
In Kitchens Planning and Remodeling It describes how to: Design and build the kitchen of your dreams with this comprehensive illustrated guide. Convert your plans into a successful remodel with solid how-to help for all structural, plumbing, and electrical changes. Turn to the colorful kitchen photo gallery for a wealth of fresh design ideas for all styles and spaces. Develop floor plan tailored to your needs; select the right appliances and materials from a 10-page product showcase.

Improve the Value of Your Home Up to 100 000

Author : Robert Irwin
File Size : 62.44 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 404
Read : 205
Download »
Earn large profits on small investments in your home! You can profit up to $500,000 tax-free when you sell your home! And some of the most effective ways to raise the value of your home are also the least expensive! Did you know that you can increase your property value simply by parking your car in the garage? It's true! And that's just one of the many proven value-building secrets you'll find in this indispensable homeowner's handbook. Improve the Value of Your Home Up to $100,000 is packed with money-making ideas that make your home more elegant and pleasant to live in now, and far more valuable whenever you decide to sell-tomorrow or ten years from now. You'll find plenty of tips on how to save money on major improvements, learn which improvements are most likely to add the greatest value, and even discover value-boosters that you can take with you after the sale to add value to your next home! Find out how to increase the value of your home by: * Making buyers fall in love with your home * Adding just the right touches to kitchens, bathrooms, and entryways * Improving your entire neighborhood * Finding simple, inexpensive ways to modernize * Making your backyard "the place to be" Your home is the biggest, most important investment you will ever make. Now you can make it your most profitable investment with simple techniques that bring higher prices and quicker sales. Find out how in Improve the Value of Your Home Up to $100,000.

New York Times Saturday Review of Books and Art

Author :
File Size : 81.2 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 897
Read : 1236
Download »

Library Journal

Author :
File Size : 87.46 MB
Format : PDF, Docs
Download : 851
Read : 691
Download »
Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.

Tips and Traps When Buying a Condo Co op Or Townhouse

Author : Robert Irwin
File Size : 61.28 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
Download : 115
Read : 302
Download »
Steer clear of money pits and target the top properties in this hot investment sector! Condos, co-ops, and townhouses account for more than one-third of real estate sales in the United States. Fully updated to address the many changes that have occurred in the market since the first edition, Tips & Traps When Buying a Condo, Co-Op, or Townhouse, Second Edition, covers all the bases to help you navigate the process of buying into a shared-ownership development.

Atlanta

Author :
File Size : 63.16 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
Download : 762
Read : 360
Download »
Atlanta magazine’s editorial mission is to engage our community through provocative writing, authoritative reporting, and superlative design that illuminate the people, the issues, the trends, and the events that define our city. The magazine informs, challenges, and entertains our readers each month while helping them make intelligent choices, not only about what they do and where they go, but what they think about matters of importance to the community and the region. Atlanta magazine’s editorial mission is to engage our community through provocative writing, authoritative reporting, and superlative design that illuminate the people, the issues, the trends, and the events that define our city. The magazine informs, challenges, and entertains our readers each month while helping them make intelligent choices, not only about what they do and where they go, but what they think about matters of importance to the community and the region.

Tips and Traps for Making Money in Real Estate

Author : Robert Irwin
File Size : 21.96 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
Download : 207
Read : 534
Download »
A real estate investment guide for the 1990s reveals how to invest successfully in an uncertain economic climate, discussing how to locate profitable properties and reacting quickly to market trends