I am 22, living with my parents. I plan to buy a house in the next 4 or 5 years. I want to learn more about home improvement so I can renovate my future house easily. My dad does renovations, but I see how his lack of education in this domain makes him do mistakes occasionaly. I want to learn about this domain in case I need to renovate a part of my house or if I need to hire a contractor and make sure he is qualified.
What can I do to learn about home improvement? Read books?