Renovation Project Course

The National Self Build and Renovation Centre in Swindon is the UK’s only permanent exhibition centre for self build, renovation and home improvements. The friendly team of experts at the NSBRC are there to offer the advice and guidance you need to be on your way to creating your dream home.

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Renovation Project Course

  • EventRenovation Project Course
  • LocationNSBRC, Swindon
  • Dates 11th September 2020

The Renovation Project course at the NSBRC is ideal for those who are looking to embark or indeed have already started a renovation project. Covering everything from effectively managing your project and the processes you will encounter through to which trades you should use. The class-room based session makes use of the fantastic Renovation House available in the centre so you can watch the theory come to life.

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BUILDING REGULATIONS AND LEGISLATION

  • Planning (when is it needed) and Permitted Development Rights
  • Party Wall Act
  • Budgeting and VAT
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CRACKING, SUBSIDENCE AND STRUCTURAL REPAIRS

  • Characteristics of different building materials
  • Identifying causes of cracking and masonry failures and subsidence replacing doors and windows
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BUILDING SYSTEMS AND FABRICS

  • Insulation: thermal and acoustic
  • Building materials
  • Extensions, loft and basement conversions
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SERVICES

  • Heating and water
  • Energy efficiency
  • Airtightness and ventilation

Upcoming Dates

Dates Location Costs
11th September 2020 NSBRC, Swindon £165 inc VAT per person
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