Category: home improvement


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How to Get the Most Out of Your Home Workshop with Hand & Power Tools

By: N/A

Price: $32.36

Publisher: NY, 1946

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean for age. Square. Red cloth w silver spine and circular saw blade design. Raised red lettering. Softened spine ends. ""all the home craftsman needs to know about the use of hand and power tools in his own home…Over 750 illustrations"" Vintage black & white photos." View more info

"The Practical Handyman's Encyclopedia, vol. 1 AD-BA"

By: N/A

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, ©1968

"As new except for slight tilt. Red leatherette with black frame and gilt lettering. Detailed instructions with photo illustration. This volume includes: Accurate electrical repairs; Achieving efficient heating; Aids to Plumbing; All about concrete; Appliance repair and much more through Improvised Barbecues. 192 pages, 11-1/8x7-3/4"" (28.2x19.7cm)" View more info

The Family Handyman's Book of Recreation Room Ideas

By: N/A

Price: $5.36

Publisher: NY, 1970

"""An easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide to converting waste space..information on heating, dampness, wall covering, floor tile, built-ins, and much more.."" Illustrated. As new except for tiny stain to corner of cover. Appears unread." View more info

Decorative Paint and Faux Finishes

By: Sunset Books

Price: $9.45

Publisher: Sunset Pub Co,

With just a little bit of paint and a lot of imagination, readers can turn ordinary rooms into heavenly havens. Decorative Paint and Faux Finishes provides everything readers need to get started on easy home renovation projects -- from the basics on understanding color to 36 step-by-step projects that produce amazing paint effects. Readers will quickly learn the art of color washing, rubbing, dragging and sponging, along with dramatic patterned effects like stamping and ... View more info

La Maconnerie (Encyclopedie practique du bricolage)

By: "Auguste, Pierre"

Price: $9.86

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1978

As new except for slight corner bump. Appears unread. Many illustrations: drawings and B&W photos. Text in French. View more info

The Wise handbook of basic home carpentry

By: "Bertsch, Carl W."

Price: $2.00

Publisher: wm. h. Wise and Company,

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Basic home wiring illustrated (A Sunset book)

By: "Books, Sunset"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: Lane Pub. Co,

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Open House in New England

By: "Chamberlain, Samuel"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: NY, ©1948

Edition: (D)

"Tight, bright, clean & square. Faint softening of spine ends. Gift inscription on first free page. DJ is intact but age soiled with frayed and ripped ends (interior tape repairs), and some chunks out of edges. ""The story of early New England can be told in words; but more eloquent than words are those surviving historians, its old houses... 280 (black & white) photos have been selected and arranged chronologically to illustrate the architectural sequence o... View more info

"Fences & Gates: Plan, Design, Build"

By: "Creative, Editors of Homeowner"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Creative Homeowner,

"Fences & Gates: Plan, Design, Build" is a comprehensive guide for designing, building, and maintaining a fence designed to provide privacy, security, and beauty to a home's landscape. The book offers a practical combination of design, planning, and construction information. All types of fences and gates are covered, including pickets, split-rails, board designs, and more. Wood fences and gates are featured, but there are also chapters on vinyl, chain-link, and other uti... View more info

The New Carpentry Handbook

By: "DeCristoforo, R.J."

Price: $6.50

Publisher: "Greenwich, CT", 1968

Edition: (2nd printing)

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean, square. Faint edgewear and a light crease on back cover. A vintage ""How-to"" publication on carpentry" View more info

Kitchen Design and Planning 1-2-3: Create Your Blueprint for a Perfect Kitchen (Home Depot ... 1-2-3)

By: "Depot, The Home"

Price: $12.45

Publisher: The Home Depot,

A variety of kitchen layouts demonstrate concepts of style and function An entire chapter explaining what to look for when buying everything from flooring to fixtures ensures the reader makes informed purchases Explains the basics of design and planning for beginners or more experienced DIY'ers A real-world installation project covers the entire process View more info

Pottery Barn Workspaces

By: "Fay, Martha"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Menlo Park, CA", 2004

Edition: (1st edition)

"As new except for slight rubbing to spine ends of book and tiny rip at each end of spine on dust jacket. ""simple ideas for creative project rooms and home offices. 192 pages full of color photos with full descriptions of items used to achieve the look. " View more info

Second Home: Find Your Place in the Fun (Better Homes and Gardens(R))

By: "Homes, Better, Gardens"

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Better Homes and Gardens,

The first book of its kind for second home owners and buyers.Book-of-the-Month Club Feature Selection.Second-home options, from lake houses to cabins in the woods.Guides readers on selecting house site suited to their needs.Remodeling and decorating ideas to make home functional.Furnishings and home plan source list. View more info

For Sale by Owner Kit

By: "Irwin, Robert "

Price: $10.49

Publisher: "Chicago, IL ", 2002

Edition: "(4th edition, 2nd printing)"

"""Save Thousands on Commissions. Attract the Best Buyers. Where to Find Help if you need it."" As new." View more info