In-laws, Outlaws, and Granny Flats: Your Guide to Turning One House into Two Homes Paperback / softback
This title includes timely topic for families trying to accommodate ageing parents or returning adult children.
It provides a wide range of options and covers every eventuality for creating a second living space.
This is a complete guide to everything involved in creating a second living unit in your home to accommodate ageing parents or adult children.
Carving out in-law (or other) quarters from an existing home is a win-win any way you look at it; financially, practically and emotionally.
Especially given today's economic climate, the audience for this book is broad; from the baby boomer caring for elderly parents, or returning kids, to the homeowner who is simply in search of a smart way to help pay the mortgage.
It puts a wide range of options out there, including attic conversions, bump-out additions and even freestanding structures.
This book covers every eventuality involved in creating a secondary living space in your home or on your property, from planning and soundproofing to safety and security, even how to deal with damp basements.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 224 pages, full colour throughout, 50 illustrations, 275 photographs
- Publisher: Taunton Press Inc
- Publication Date: 15/03/2011
- Category: Architecture
- ISBN: 9781600852510