In this book you will learn how to choose a building site, create a construction timeline, cost estimating, apply for a construction loan, obtain required insurance, create or buy building plans, find and negotiate with subcontractors, how to comply with building codes, inspection and permit requirements. The ins and outs of being your own general contractor are explained, combined with the experiences of others, and with a production schedule and a checklist, you will learn about building materials, foundations, windows, decks, roofing, plumbing, heating, wiring, air conditioning, and much more. You don't need to pay a general contractor to manage your construction project. Whether you're building a new home or renovating and existing one, you can manage it yourself. Cut out the middle man and save as much as 25% on your beautiful new home.
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The U.S. Government is the largest consumer of products and services in the world. Adopting the right mindset is the missing link in determining whether women-owned businesses will be successful in doing business with the government. In the ten minutes it takes to read this book, Garnett Newcombe explains the 5 essential mindset shifts that will make you successful, shares information on how to understand government thinking, and outlines 9 successful strategies that work.