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Amazon Sale: Brilliant Books to Help You Build Your Dream Home

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This week’s Amazon sale slashed prices on a variety of products including smart home technology and electronics, but those looking to build their dream home are in luck too.

Several insightful, educational homebuilding books have dropped in price, and with the majority of products in the Amazon sale coming to an end on 12 July, now is the time to get some bargains to help with your self build or home improvement project.

Top Pick in the Amazon Sale

The Housebuilder's Bible 13th Edition by Mark Brinkley | WAS £25.00, NOW £18.99

Experienced self-builder Mark Brinkley’s guide to how to build your own home covers everything from finding land, to building the superstructure, right through to choosing the key finishes. Save £6.01 on the 13th Edition of the UK’s best-selling building guide when you buy the Housebuilder’s Bible today.


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Other Great Deals on Homebuilding Books You Can Bag in the Amazon Sale

Home Extension Manual by Ian Rock| WAS £22.99 | NOW £18.19

This best-selling manual shows extenders how to stay in control of their projects, and it is now available for just £18.19. Ian Rock’s step-by-step guide to planning, building and managing an extension includes up-to-date information on complying with planning requirements and building control, as well as advice to help you decide how involved you want to be. 


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Building Your Own Home 18th Edition by David Snell | WAS £30, NOW £26.12

Self build guru and Homebuilding & Renovating contributor David Snell provides a comprehensive guide to building your own home, utilising a varied collection of case histories to demonstrate the ways it can be done, and the pitfalls to avoid. Make a 13% saving and buy Building Your Own Home in the Amazon sale. 


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Old House Eco Handbook by Roger Hunt| WAS £30, NOW £24

Make one cost saving by getting 20% of the Old House Eco Handbook, and then save money further by learning how retrofitting your home can improve its energy efficiency, therefore reducing your energy bills. Roger Hunt’s comprehensive handbook will guide through how to transform your home, from the doors to the floors, to help it become more sustainable. 


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