Black Decker Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair 4th Edition

The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair offers easy-to-follow, up-to-date advice and guidelines for home repairs that include plumbing, wiring, and structural and mechanical systems.

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press

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ISBN: 1591866634

Category: House & Home

Page: 544

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Learn how to do all of your own home repairs with this comprehensive, visual guidebook! When something breaks in your house, finding and hiring an expensive repairman shouldn't be the only option for homeowners. Next time your faucet springs a leak or that bedroom doorknob punches a hole in your drywall, fix it yourself with help from The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair: a one-volume encyclopedia of do-it-yourself fixes that will save you money, time, and frustration. With 350 projects offering clear instructions and over 2,000 photos to guide you through common repairs, The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair is your one-stop DIY manual. Formatted in a compact size and arranged by general subject matter, this comprehensive book includes directions for repairing the primary trouble spots: plumbing, wiring, windows and doors, flooring, furnaces, water heaters, wall coverings, and more. You'll find lists of necessary tools as well as expert tips. A few of the repairs covered include: Repairing water damaged walls and ceilings Removing wall and ceiling surfaces Installing entry doors Repairing gutters Staining siding Replacing a water heater Quieting noisy pipes Replacing a toilet Troubleshooting home wiring Home codes change often; that's why this fourth edition of The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair has been scrupulously updated to conform to the most recent guidelines for plumbing, wiring, and structural and mechanical systems. No other handbook of home repairs can make such a claim. When you flip open this book, you're getting the most up-to-date advice available.

Black Decker The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair

This new edition features a larger portrait format for better visual clarity, and incorporates a new page layout style.

Author: Editors of Creative Publishing

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 9781589234178

Category: House & Home

Page: 560

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Bigger and better than ever The two previous editions of the book known by home improvement retailers as “Big Red” sold nearly 600,000 copies. This new edition features a larger portrait format for better visual clarity, and incorporates a new page layout style. But all the features that made the original America’s best-selling “bible” of home repair are still present here—thousands of color photographs and detailed step-by-step directions. The third edition also includes more than 30 projects not found in the original edition, as well as more than 300 new photos.

Black Decker The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement

Unlike other books, The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement isn’t diluted with basic home repairs, but gives readers foolproof instructions on more than 200 blockbuster home remodeling projects.

Author: Editors of Creative Publishing international

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 1616737417

Category: House & Home

Page: 560

View: 762

This comprehensive bible of remodeling information and projects focuses on the significant projects that help homeowners add real value to their homes while bettering their lifestyles. Unlike other books, The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement isn’t diluted with basic home repairs, but gives readers foolproof instructions on more than 200 blockbuster home remodeling projects.

Black Decker The Book of Home How To

You won't find chapters or long, boring introductions, or even a table of contents. This book is an A-to-Z encyclopedia with precise how-to instructions and clear photos packed onto every page.

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 161058984X

Category: House & Home

Page: 600

View: 386

All the do-it-yourself information you need for your home repairs. BLACK+DECKER The Book of Home How-To is easy to search through, even easier to use. The editors at Cool Springs Press know a thing or two about DIY home improvement and maintenance; we've been writing about it for the past quarter-century, and we have more than a few bestsellers under our tool belts. Until now, there's been one thing missing: an ultimate, fully-loaded, reference book for every home project you can dream of; the compilation of our longstanding expertise; the home how-to book to crush all others. The good news doesn't stop there; BLACK+DECKER The Book of Home How-To is designed to reflect the way we search for information today. You won't find chapters or long, boring introductions, or even a table of contents. This book is an A-to-Z encyclopedia with precise how-to instructions and clear photos packed onto every page. With an expanded index that is incredibly intuitive and a simple, alphabetical strategy for organizing the information, you won't spend precious time wading through stuff you don't need to know. Finding first-rate information on home care has never been easier, and all the most common tasks around your home are covered--including: Electrical Plumbing Flooring Walls Windows and doors Cabinetry Insulating Heating and cooling Roofing and siding And that's just scratching the surface. Just about any repair or remodeling project you can imagine is right here, at your fingertips.

Black Decker The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair 4th Edition

No other handbook of home repairs can make such a claim. When you flip open this book, you're getting the most up-to-date advice available.

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 0760350795

Category: House & Home

Page: 544

View: 164

Learn how to do all of your own home repairs with this comprehensive, visual guidebook! When something breaks in your house, finding and hiring an expensive repairman shouldn't be the only option for homeowners. Next time your faucet springs a leak or that bedroom doorknob punches a hole in your drywall, fix it yourself with help from The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair: a one-volume encyclopedia of do-it-yourself fixes that will save you money, time, and frustration. With 350 projects offering clear instructions and over 2,000 photos to guide you through common repairs, The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair is your one-stop DIY manual. Formatted in a compact size and arranged by general subject matter, this comprehensive book includes directions for repairing the primary trouble spots: plumbing, wiring, windows and doors, flooring, furnaces, water heaters, wall coverings, and more. You'll find lists of necessary tools as well as expert tips. A few of the repairs covered include: Repairing water damaged walls and ceilings Removing wall and ceiling surfaces Installing entry doors Repairing gutters Staining siding Replacing a water heater Quieting noisy pipes Replacing a toilet Troubleshooting home wiring Home codes change often; that's why this fourth edition of The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair has been scrupulously updated to conform to the most recent guidelines for plumbing, wiring, and structural and mechanical systems. No other handbook of home repairs can make such a claim. When you flip open this book, you're getting the most up-to-date advice available.

Black Decker The Complete Photo Guide Homeowner Basics

This book is carefully tailored for the needs of homeowners new to the art of home repair and maintenance.

Author: Jodie Carter

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 1616733608

Category: House & Home

Page: 496

View: 676

New help for new homeowners Homeowners who are ready to remodel, just moving in, or ready to tackle their first DIY repair will find Black & Decker The Complete Photo Guide for New Homeowners indispensable. Filled with easy-to-follow projects for all of the most common repairs and installations homeowners confront, this is the essential guide for readers with little to no do-it-yourself experience. This book is carefully tailored for the needs of homeowners new to the art of home repair and maintenance. Each section includes an overview of the topic; including information on common tools and materials, overall house systems, and how to evaluate different situations. Then specific projects start with a list of common terms and a photographed list of the tools and materials needed for the project at hand. Detailed, step-by-step photo instructions follow.

Black Decker The Book of Home How To Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair

BLACK+DECKER™ Home How-To Home Repair still features the clear, step-by-step photography that this family of books is known for, but the design and pages have been completely updated to be more open and make sense with how ...

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 0760366268

Category: House & Home

Page: 144

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BLACK+DECKER™ Home How-To Home Repair provides rich, color step-by-step photos and instruction for over 50 of the most common household repairs, including wiring and plumbing, all current with the latest 2019–2020 codes—presented in a new, user-friendly design for today's homeowners. For more than 30 years, BLACK+DECKER™ has been the leading brand in home improvement books. BLACK+DECKER™ Home How-To Home Repair still features the clear, step-by-step photography that this family of books is known for, but the design and pages have been completely updated to be more open and make sense with how homeowners—and first-time homeowners, in particular—seek information today. Along with wiring and plumbing fixes, you will find how-to guidance for other common repairs to walls, floors, ceilings, windows, and doors.

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Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 0865735808

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Page: 506

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The most up-to-date book of its type available, devoted entirely to step-by-step remodeling projects designed to improve the value of readers homes. 1700 photos.

The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair

Complemented by 2,500 photographs and illustrations, this comprehensive guide to home repair, renovation, and improvement features 350 practical projects that range from replacing old windows, to combating mold and allergens in the home, to ...

Author: Black & Decker Corporation (Towson, Md.)

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 1589231813

Category: House & Home

Page: 598

View: 420

Complemented by 2,500 photographs and illustrations, this comprehensive guide to home repair, renovation, and improvement features 350 practical projects that range from replacing old windows, to combating mold and allergens in the home, to childproofing, along with new sections on choosing and selecting tools, home workshops, and home health, safety, and security. 100,000 first printing.

The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement

The latest edition of this home improvement reference provides all-new chapters on kitchen and bathroom planning, as well as a focus on new building materials.

Author: Creative Publishing International

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 1589232127

Category: House & Home

Page: 598

View: 137

The latest edition of this home improvement reference provides all-new chapters on kitchen and bathroom planning, as well as a focus on new building materials.

The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair with CDROM

Bundled inside The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair is a copy of the Black & Decker Landscape Design & Construction CD-ROM.

Author: Creative Publishing International

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 9780865735439

Category: House & Home

Page: 504

View: 969

Reliable, up-to-date information on exterior and interior do-it-yourself home repairs, including a complete section on heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. 1800+ color photos.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to a Clutter Free Home

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Author: Philip Schmidt

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 1616733942

Category: House & Home

Page: 240

View: 229

Finding adequate storage space is an ongoing battle in every household. The Complete Guide to a Clutter-Free Home provides inspired answers and dozens of step-by-step projects that offer creative solutions to common storage challenges. From understairs shelving to full-height medicine cabinets to laundry rooms and lumber racks, this book shows you how to find hidden storage space around your home and how to put it to use efficiently. It is an up-to-date guide to modern storage products and systems that effectively combat the ages-old problem of storage.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to a Better Lawn

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Author: Chris Peterson

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 1610601890

Category: Gardening

Page: 224

View: 351

At heart, almost every homeowner would love to have a better lawn—greener, denser, healthier. This book is an up-to-date, environmentally responsible approach to lawn care with mainstream appeal. It focuses on dozens of common lawn problems, offering detailed solutions to each one. An ideal reference for busy homeowners who want better grass quickly and easily.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Patios Walkways

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Author: Editors of CPi

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 1616733330

Category: House & Home

Page: 256

View: 112

This book offers readers the most popular patio and walkway designs complete with step-by-step, full-color photo instructions. The projects are affordable yet on-trend and highly valuable, as they increase house value and living space. With hundreds of styles of brick and stone now available, it's never been easier to build a dream patio—saving thousands of dollars in the process.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Treehouses 2nd edition

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Author: Philip Schmidt

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 1610597605

Category: House & Home

Page: 224

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This expanded edition of The Complete Guide: Build Your Kids a Treehouse covers every aspect of treehouse building, from choosing a tree and safety considerations to adding interior furniture and even a zip line. Now featuring two all-new treehouse plans with step-by-step photo-illustrated instruction. For kids, a treehouse is a room that never has to be cleaned, a place for muddy shoes and bug jars and adventures real and imagined; a house that you can paint whenever and however you want, without gaining approval. For adults, it’s a room that never has to be cleaned, a place for muddy shoes and…well, you get the idea. But best of all a treehouse is up in a tree. And that’s just cool. Filled with inspiring photos of finished treehouses and easy-to-follow instructions for building your own, learn with your family treehouse basics—choosing a tree, planning and design, treehouse safety—followed by building techniques for: Platforms designed for various tree configurations Framing and finishing walls and railings Finishing interiors with paneling, shelves, and flip-down tables and bunks Doors, both classic and in fun shapes Windows, including shutters and pop-ups Building and framing roofs Modes of access, including ladders, stairs, trap doors, and a fireman’s pole Playthings, including swings, a zip line, a rock climbing wall, slides, and more You can get started right away by following the complete plans and step-by-step photos for making your choice of two popular treehouse designs: an open-air treehouse and a gable house with entry deck. To give you even more to choose from, you will find fully developed plans for six additional treehouse types that you can adapt to your particular trees and wishes. Build the treehouse you and your kids have always dreamed of with BLACK+DECKER The Complete Guide to Treehouses, 2nd edition.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Finishing Walls Ceilings

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Author: Tom Lemmer

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 161673311X

Category: House & Home

Page: 240

View: 307

Finishing walls and ceilings once meant nailing up some wallboard and slapping on paint or wallpaper. No more. Today's do-it-yourself can create dozens of different and exciting wall and ceiling finishes using materials now available at any home improvement center. Even basic wallboard installation is a new game, with curved walls, arches, and elaborate special effects easily achieved with innovative products aimed at the homeowner. Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Finishing Walls & Ceilings gives all the information needed to give walls and ceilings designer finishes.

Black Decker The Book of Home How to Updated 2nd Edition

This book is the most essential tool in any homeowner's belt, providing expert know-how on how to repair almost anything in easy, accessible instruction.

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 0760367248

Category: House & Home

Page: 552

View: 708

The most complete book on the market for homeowners, the BLACK+DECKER The Book of Home How-To Revised and Updated offers current, full color step-by-step photographic instruction for thousands of home repair and home maintenance jobs. Written and compiled by the knowledgeable editors at Cool Springs Press—recognized experts in DIY home improvement and maintenance with more than thirty years of experience in home improvement and hundreds of best-selling books under the BLACK+DECKER brand—this is DIY instruction you can trust. BLACK+DECKER The Book of Home How-to Revised and Updated is the ultimate reference for maintaining any type of home, from a small apartment to a mega mansion. This book is the most essential tool in any homeowner's belt, providing expert know-how on how to repair almost anything in easy, accessible instruction. This A-to-Z encyclopedia offers precise how-to instructions and clear photos on every page. With an expanded index that is incredibly intuitive and a simple, alphabetical strategy for organizing the information, you won't spend precious time wading through stuff you don't need to know. Finding first-rate information on home care has never been easier, and all the most common tasks around your home are covered—including: Electrical Plumbing Flooring Walls Windows and doors Cabinetry Insulating Heating and cooling Roofing and siding And that's just scratching the surface. Just about any repair or remodeling project you can imagine is right here, at your fingertips.

The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement

With nearly 300 projects, this book is indispensable for DIYers who have moved beyond basic home repair and are ready to tackle projects that make a big difference in quality of life-and in their savings accounts.

Author: Creative Publishing International

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 1589232127

Category: House & Home

Page: 598

View: 306

The latest edition of this home improvement reference provides all-new chapters on kitchen and bathroom planning, as well as a focus on new building materials.

The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement Creative

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Black Decker Complete Home Improvement

This new deluxe edition of the classic Black & Decker® Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement now includes a durable washable flex cover that makes the book ideal for use on the homeowners work site.

Author: Creative Publishing International

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 9781589233560

Category: House & Home

Page: 600

View: 767

This new deluxe edition of the classic Black & Decker« Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement now includes a durable washable flex cover that makes the book ideal for use on the homeowners work site. With nearly 300 projects, this book is indispensable for DIYers who have moved beyond basic home repair and are ready to tackle projects that make a big difference in quality of life -- and in their savings accounts. DIYers who tackle their own major remodeling projects achieve exactly the results they want, and can easily save thousands of dollars over the cost of hiring contractors to do the work. Studio photography and the most detailed step-by-step information available make this book unique among books on remodeling. Added to this edition is a homeowners convenience kit, including peel-and-stick reminder stickers and labels to help you tag your calendar with home maintenance reminders, keep track of furnace and appliance maintenance, index your circuit-breaker box, organize your tool collection, and more.