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Black & Decker Working with Drywall: Hanging & Finishing Drywall the Professional Way

by Editors of Cpi

Hanging and finishing drywall is quite possibly the one job that do-it-yourselfers dislike the most. It's messy, it's tedious and even small imperfections appear glaring when the walls and ceilings are painted. ...


Kitchen Remodeling For Dummies

by Donald R. Prestly

Real estate, building, and remodeling surveys reveal that the one project likely to give you a 100 percent return on the dollars invested is a kitchen remodel. And whether the project is as involved as gutting...


The Northwest Green Home Primer

by Kathleen O'Brien & Kathleen Smith

The essential, real-world, green home manual

Everyone can make green home decisions on a budget with this inspiring, informationpacked guide. Whether you are building, remodeling, buying, or just curious, here...


Making Better Buildings: A Comparative Guide to Sustainable Construction for Homeowners and Contractors

by Jen Feigin & Chris Magwood

Sustainable building from the ground up – the pros and cons of the latest green and natural materials and technologies


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Garages: Includes: Building a New Garage, Repairing & Replacing Doors & Windows, Improving Storage, Maintaini

by Chris Marshall

 This is a dual-purpose, two-in-one book that opens with a strong inspiration section of ideas for garage organization and use, then adds a fully developed how-to section that includes a range of step-by-step...


Black & Decker The Book of Home How-To: The Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair & Improvement

by Editors of Cool Springs Press

 All the DIY information you need for your home: easy to search and easy 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...


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Windows & Entryways: Repair - Renew - Replace

by Chris Marshall

Your passageway to efficiency and beauty

Both for practicality and curb appeal, windows and doors are the most crucial mechanical feature of any home, and this book helps homeowners preserve and improve these...


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to DIY Projects for Luxurious Living: Adding Style & Elegancce with Showcase Features You Can Build

by Jerri Farris

Luxury you can afford!

A custom wine cellar with bistro seating; an elegant den with built-in library walls; an electric steam-room in the master bath; a billiards room with a fun, retro wet bar; a custom closet...


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Custom Shelves & Built-ins: Build Custom Add-ons to Create a One-of-a-kind Home

by Theresa Coleman

Luxury Built In to Every Project

Today's homeowners seek the upscale, premium home styling offered by custom built-in shelving, storage units and cabinetry. Window seats, loft beds, library walls, pub bars and...


Black & Decker Build Your Own Custom Closet: Designing, Building & Installing Custom Closet Systems

by Gillett Cole

There's almost nothing in the modern home that can delight us more than an intelligently organized, nicely featured closet-a place where things are organized in pleasing geometry, here we can find and retrieve...


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Ceramic Tile, Third Edition: Includes Stone, Porcelain, Glass Tile & More

by Carter Glass

Complete DIY tile installation instructions with over 350 how-to, step-by-step photos; tool and material selection guides with full-color photography; design inspiration; the most up-to-date tile products and...


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Roofing Siding & Trim: Updated 2nd Edition, Protect & Beautify the Exterior of Your Home

by Chris Marshall

The best home insurance policy you can buy

 

The single worst enemy to any home is the weather. Even tiny breaches in a home's exterior can lead to thousands of dollars in damage if water invades walls and...


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Outdoor Carpentry: More than 40 Projects Including: Furnishings * Accessories * Pergolas * Fences * Planters

by Editors of Creative Publishing

Outdoor carpentry projects using cedar, redwood, and pressure-treated pine are perfect for DIYers of all skill levels, since the materials are easy to work with, and the results are rewarding.  This book features...


Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Finishing Basements: Step-by-step Projects for Adding Living Space without Adding On

by Editors of Creative Publishing

Creating extra living space affordably has never been easier. This book shows dozens of different uses for basement spaces, then shows readers exactly how to accomplish each task. Painstakingly clear photos...


Basement Waterproofing: A Practical Guide & Handbook to Waterproofing Your Basement

by Chaim Packer

"Are You Ready To Rid Your Basement of Mold, Mildew & Water Damage?" "Ready to diagnose problems in your basement quickly?" "Ready to learn how to properly waterproof your basement?" If you are interested in...


The Classic Hewn-Log House: A Step-by-Step Guide to Building and Restoring

by Charles McRaven

A classic of early American architecture, the hewn-log house has a unique rustic charm and character. In this engaging and informative guide, Charles McRaven provides illustrated step-by-step instructions that...


How to Open and Operate a Financially Successful Redesign, Redecorating, and Home Staging Business

by Mary Larsen & Teri B Clark

If you can answer yes to the following questions, then the redesign or home staging business may be just right for you. Do you love decorating your home? Are you addicted to home decorating shows and magazines?...


Measure Twice

by Bryan Baeumler

Canada’s #1 expert on DIY simplifies Canada’s most common (and avoidable) DIY disasters.

DIY projects seem quick and easy. You start thinking that you’re repairing a crack in the ceiling, and before you...


How to Avoid Housework: Tips, Hints and Secrets to Show You How to Have a

by Paula Jhung

Household tips by a popular columnist include fast tidy jobs for unexpected visitors, organizing clutter, creating a self-maintained kitchen, coping with mess-makers, and keeping the bathroom clean.

If you think...


The Solar House: Passive Heating and Cooling

by Daniel D. Chiras

Passive solar heating and passive cooling—approaches known as natural conditioning—provide comfort throughout the year by reducing, or eliminating, the need for fossil fuel. Yet while heat from sunlight...