Lost-in-France.com

Renovating & Maintaining Your French Home


Renovating and Maintaining Your French HomeFully updated and revised fourth edition. Completely redesigned. Essential reading for anyone owning or planning to buy property in France, and the most up-to-date source of practical information available. It is guaranteed to take the headache out of modernising, extending or maintaining your French home and, most importantly will save you time trouble and money!

Covering just about every question you might or should ask about buying property in France Renovating & Maintaining Your French Home is essential reading for anyone owning or planning to buy a home in France and the most up-to-date source of practical information available.

This book will help you to decide whether to buy an old or new  property a derelict one or something that's been partially or completely renovated.

With invaluable sections on finding builders and architects to quotations and warranties it's guaranteed to take the headache out of modernising, extending or looking after your French home, and, most importantly, will save you time trouble and money!

Topics covered include:
  • Choosing a property
  • Checks before buying
  • Budgeting, planning & preparation
  • Architects & builders
  • Safety & insurance
  • Materials & tools
  • The roof and external walls
  • Internal walls, doors, windows & woodwork
  • Floors & ceilings
  • Plumbing, Electricity & gas
  • Heating & air-conditioning
  • Security systems
  • Decorating
  • Swimming pools and gardens
  • Maintenance

Renovating & Maintaining Your French Home is the most comprehensive and up-to-date book about renovating and maintaining French property, containing a wealth of valuable information that isn't found in other publications!

Get more information or buy this book?

Click on the link below to find out more or to purchase this book from Amazon.
Renovating & Maintaining Your French Home, Fourth Edition: A Survival Handbook

More from our bookshop

Maps and Travel Guides
Languedoc-Roussillon
This title features: dynamic two-colour layout for easy navigation; brand new colour ....
Working in France Books
Working Abroad
Working Abroad is a full reference source for those assessing the pros and cons of ....
Learning French
101 French Proverbs with MP3 Disc
The grass IS greener with this French proverb book, enhanced with mini-conversations on an ....
Maps and Travel Guides
French Alps Tourist Guide
Stop for a moment and inhale the cool mountain air as you hike the Alpine pastures of ....
Learning French
Harrap's Pardon My French!
A runaway bestseller since its launch, Pardon My French! is a pocket-sized dictionary of ....
Novels and Real Life Tales
Travels With Tinkerbelle: 6,000 Miles Around France In A Mechanical Wreck
The author and her husband devised a simple plan – to take a tent and the dog and drive ....
You are here: Books French Property Renovating & Maintaining Your French Home