Author(s): Allan Staines
This updated edition covers most of the popular renovations and alterations around the home with trade methods and hints described. The all-Australian practical guide for renovations and alterations in line with the Building Code of Australia. This book is specifically designed to deal with problems confronted when renovating or altering an existing dwelling. It also shows step by step how to accomplish popular renovation projects. It solves problems such as rising damp, floor and wall cracking, rot in members, small kitchens and bathrooms, leaking shower recesses and termites. It also describes how to support the roof when making openings in walls.