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Free Download: Working with Construction Pros eBook

Published 10 months ago • 1 min read

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Hello friends!

We've completed work on an ebook that is focused on a specific part of home construction: working with construction pros. Like everything we do, the book is written from the homeowner's perspective and provides a clear overview of what to expect. It includes heaps of diagrams, quotes, and real-world stories.

It covers:

  • The homeowner mindset - How to think about your power in the project and how the right mindset can lead to better outcomes.
  • The reality of construction - Home construction is based on generations of tradition and know-how. It may not work as you expect. Being realistic is key.
  • Best practices - Getting the most out of your investment and construction team's time
  • Evaluating and hiring pros - What to look for, what questions to ask, how to hire
  • The money - Understand contractor fees, billing agreements, and estimates
  • Costs - How to avoid cost overruns

Download the eBook

I've provided multiple options for downloading the book below at no cost.

PDF - Great for computer screens

Epub - Great for tablets and Kindle

Zip - Get all formats listed above

The book is also available for purchase for $2.99. You can buy directly from us, or Amazon.


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Build Livable's Owner Notes + Courses for Homeowners

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