• Home Repair Books

    100 Things Every Home Owner Should Know

    Amazon The Family Handyman’s 100 Things Every Homeowner Must Know gives you the knowledge you need to be a better homeowner. You’ll make informed decisions, avoid frustrations and save thousands over the life of your home. The Family Handyman’s 100 Things Every Homeowner Must Know gives you the knowledge you need to be a better homeowner. You’ll make informed decisions, avoid frustrations and save thousands over the life of your home. Here’s just a small sample of what’s inside: The smartest thing you can do before going on vacation  Push a button and save $100  Be ready for any natural disaster Make burglars bypass your house  The most effective way…

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    Hand Tools

    Amazon For woodworkers, hand tools put the emphasis on the process of woodworking rather than the result. Yet hand tools also are essential to the highest level of craftsmanship, bringing a refinement to work that machines alone cannot produce. Whether using hand tools alone as a source of pleasure, quality, or efficiency, or in combination with machines, woodworker can trust the information in Woodworking with Hand Tools, a collection of 35 articles from the experts at Fine Woodworking magazine. In Woodworking with Hand Tools, expert craftsmen explain how they choose, sharpen, and use every kind of hand tool. There’s advice on tool maintenance, techniques for getting the most from the…

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    Setting Up Shop

    Amazon To a woodworker, there is nothing more personal than the workshop. Creating your ideal sanctuary involves hundreds of practical decisions from where to locate the shop and which machines and tools to buy to where to put the lights and electrical outlets. With the expert advice of professional woodworker and author Sandor Nagyszalanczy, you’ll make the right choices to fit your space and budget. Detailed illustrations and useful tips help you handle every job, from insulating walls and organizing storage to installing dust collection. ‘Shop Profiles’ give you a look inside the shops of well-known woodworkers, so you can see how they’ve tackled common shop problems. With all the…

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    How to Lay Tiles

    Amazon This book helps you lay tiles. Put’s spacers down, also hardie boards down with screws. Let’s not forget knee pads, plaster, your tile’s along with your Tile Cutter. Don’t forget your other tools like your sponges. If you need plywood or hardie board don’t forget them. Of course, don’t forget your metal trowel along with your sponge trowel and spacers as well. I recently added photos of the tools. As much as I like enjoying the outdoors I do like to work on my projects. This book will give you instructions to do your floors.

  • Home Repair Books

    The Complete Guide to Decks

    Amazon Be inspired by new design and follow the latest codes as you custom build the deck of your dreams! Architecture, building codes, and design are not static; they change constantly. That’s why there’s a new edition of the bestselling Black & Decker: The Complete Guide to Decks, incorporating updates to national building codes, as well as new developments in building materials and design. Calling attention to composite deckboards and railings, as well as other PVC products made from recycled plastic, the new materials systems featured in this book are environmentally friendly, easy to work with, rot resistant, and very low maintenance. Whether you opt for manufactured deck products or…