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Renovating A Home

The Renovation of a home is a unique and complex design and construction project. This DVD provides an overview of the steps taken and the people involved in the renovation of an existing home. In this real-life situation, students can gain an understanding of the problems and issues facing designers, builders and tradesmen.

Duration :  30 minutes

 Design concept - Excavation - Concreting - Block laying - Interior demolition & construction - rendered walls - Tiling - Timber floor laying - Door hanging - Painting - Kitchen Installation - Final evaluation

 Design and Technology Stage 6    -   Technology Mandatory   -  VET Building Construction

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0:00  Introduction

2:19  Design - Form and Function

4:19  Interior Design

5:19  The Garage

12:58  Interior Preparation

15:02  Exterior Renovation

19:54  Interior Renovation

24:23  Finishing Off

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