Monday, 21 October 2013

Book review: Planning Your Perfect Home Renovation


Planning Your Perfect Home Renovation was authored by Alex May, a freelance writer who specialises in property and design, and who has written for the Sydney Morning Herald’s Domain section and the Sun Herald.

The book aims to provide a “blueprint to a stress-free, well-planned, and well-budgeted renovation that improves the value of your home.”

The book contains 16 chapters:
  1. Introduction to renovating
  2. The buck starts here
  3. The real value of renovating
  4. Your heart’s desire: working out what you want
  5. Plans, estimates, and schedules
  6. Repairs and maintenance: make it a mantra
  7. Refurbishing