This Quick Guide leads you through the steps of transforming your attic into a beautiful and useful living space. The most essential information you need to successfully handle each task is packed into this concise construction manual. Detailed drawings clearly illustrate the step-by-step instructions, which are written with you, the do-it-yourselfer, in mind. With the help of this Quick Guide, you can add value to your home while enjoying the greatest possible savings in time, effort, and money. qQuick Guide: Atticsq shows you how to: - Plan and design your new attic room - Properly prepare the attic space - Successfully complete wiring and plumbing tasks - Frame, sheath, and finish dormers - Construct ceilings and walls - Install skylights and windows - Build attic stairsOnce you understand some of the basic concepts, wiring is not that difficult. lt does require, however, that you pay stringent attention to safety and electrical codes. ln some parts of the country only licensed electricians are allowed to work onanbsp;...
|Author||:||Mark D. Feirer|
|Publisher||:||Creative Homeowner - 1995|