This book will be a practical step-by-step guide to home building, renovation and extension in Ireland, taking the reader from the design stage, through the planning process to building, decorating and finishing touches. The balance of personal stories and professional advice makes this an accessible and inspiring guide to renovation.
After completing her own home renovation and extension, Fiona McPhillips, author, journalist and interiors fanatic, was inspired to bring together everything she learned along the way. In collaboration with three award-winning architects, Fiona provides you with the most holistic approach to your design and build.
A practical step-by-step guide to surviving the transformation of your home, taking the reader from the design stage, through the planning process to building, decorating and finishing touches. The balance of personal stories and professional advice makes this an accessible and inspiring guide to renovation. Filled with photographs of real homes, this books is bursting with great ideas and will no doubt inspire you to make the home you love.
practical step-by-step guide
a great book for anyone thinking of making changes to their home … an easy read, full of sensible, helpful advice covering all parts of a house project … anyone embarking on a house project will find the book a tremendous asset'
a very important addition to the library of anyone who's building their own home in Ireland
practical advice on building, renovating and extending
a beautiful publication … homes that you would love to step into… wonderful photographs
a comprehensive guide that will arm you with all the tools you need to complete your own home renovation or build
if you’re looking for lots of practical advice in an accessible format, you’ll find it, along with lots of inspiration, in this book … supremely useful and readable
a helpful step-by-step guide to take the renovator from concept to completion