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The Resource 1001 do-it-yourself hints & tips : tricks, shortcuts, how-tos, and other nifty ideas for inside, outside, and all around your house

1001 do-it-yourself hints & tips : tricks, shortcuts, how-tos, and other nifty ideas for inside, outside, and all around your house

Label
1001 do-it-yourself hints & tips : tricks, shortcuts, how-tos, and other nifty ideas for inside, outside, and all around your house
Title
1001 do-it-yourself hints & tips
Title remainder
tricks, shortcuts, how-tos, and other nifty ideas for inside, outside, and all around your house
Title variation
  • One thousand and one do-it-yourself hints & tips
  • Reader's digest 1001 do-it-yourself hints & tips
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Simple, non-technical instructions, step-by-step photographic sequences, and field-tested home-improvement tips for common repairs and renovations inside and outside the home
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
643.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
indexes
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Reader's Digest Association
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  • Dwellings
  • Housing
  • Architecture, Domestic
Label
1001 do-it-yourself hints & tips : tricks, shortcuts, how-tos, and other nifty ideas for inside, outside, and all around your house
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published, 1998. First printing in paperback, 2008
  • Includes index
Contents
About this book -- Around the house: Household emergencies -- Kitchens -- Living and dining rooms -- Bedrooms -- Bathrooms and laundries -- Home offices -- Entertainment rooms/decks -- Basements -- Garages -- Storage -- Tools -- Insect and varmint control -- Pets -- Exterior repairs and improvements: Ladders -- Roofs -- Flat roofs -- Flashing -- Chimneys -- Gutters -- Wood siding -- Aluminum siding -- Windowsills -- Caulking -- Painting -- Decks -- Garages -- Interior repairs and improvements: Molding -- Wainscoting -- Ceramic tiles -- Backsplashes -- Plaster -- Wallboard -- Vinyl flooring -- Wood flooring -- Stairs -- Basements -- Windows and doors: Windows -- Insulating windows -- Blinds and shades -- Sashes -- Screen doors -- Screens -- Weatherstripping -- Thresholds and doorways -- Window trim -- Door trim -- Door hardware -- Painting -- Painting and wallpapering: Painting -- Stenciling -- Painting techniques -- Paneling -- Wall liner -- Wallpaper -- Wallpaper borders -- Furniture repairs and refinishing: Refinishing furniture -- Veneer -- Painting -- Gluing techniques -- Cabinets -- Reupholstery -- Wicker -- Caning -- Metal furniture -- Redwood furniture -- Plumbing repairs and improvements: Faucets -- Kitchen sinks -- Water filters -- Sink and tub stoppers -- Traps -- Leaks -- Toilets -- Showers and tubs -- Drains -- Pipes -- Electrical repairs and improvements: Electrical testing -- Electrical repairs -- Surface wiring -- Track lighting -- Ceiling fixtures -- Fluorescent fixtures -- Receptacles -- Dimmers -- Lamps -- Low-voltage wiring -- Outdoor wiring -- Outdoor lighting -- Home heating and cooling: Central air conditioners -- Window air conditioners -- Ceiling fans -- Ventilation -- Insulation -- Thermostats -- Damper and deflectors -- Air filters -- Humidifiers -- Water heaters -- Wood stoves -- Fireplaces -- Appliance repairs and electronics: Washers -- Dryers -- Refrigerators -- Dishwashers -- Waste disposers -- Ovens and ranges -- Gas grills -- Vacuums -- Electric frying pans -- Mixers and blenders -- Space heaters -- VCR -- Computers -- Satellite dishes -- Stone, brick and concrete: Walks and patios -- Flagstone -- Bricks and mortar -- Masonry walls -- Working with concrete -- Concrete repairs -- Concrete patios -- Stucco -- Asphalt -- Yard and garden: Lawns -- Soil -- Annuals -- Perennials -- Bulbs -- Roses -- Mulches -- Vegetables -- Shrubs -- Trees -- Pruning -- Fertilizing -- Landscaping the yard -- Fences -- Watering -- Lawn mowers -- Outdoor power tools -- Outdoor hand tools -- Composting -- Safety and security: Home security -- When you're away -- Home alarms -- Door locks -- Auto safety -- Fire safety -- Environmental hazards -- Child safety -- Senior safety -- Pet safety -- Recycling directory -- Index
Control code
ocn166359842
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780762109067
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
1001 do-it-yourself hints & tips : tricks, shortcuts, how-tos, and other nifty ideas for inside, outside, and all around your house
Publication
Note
  • Originally published, 1998. First printing in paperback, 2008
  • Includes index
Contents
About this book -- Around the house: Household emergencies -- Kitchens -- Living and dining rooms -- Bedrooms -- Bathrooms and laundries -- Home offices -- Entertainment rooms/decks -- Basements -- Garages -- Storage -- Tools -- Insect and varmint control -- Pets -- Exterior repairs and improvements: Ladders -- Roofs -- Flat roofs -- Flashing -- Chimneys -- Gutters -- Wood siding -- Aluminum siding -- Windowsills -- Caulking -- Painting -- Decks -- Garages -- Interior repairs and improvements: Molding -- Wainscoting -- Ceramic tiles -- Backsplashes -- Plaster -- Wallboard -- Vinyl flooring -- Wood flooring -- Stairs -- Basements -- Windows and doors: Windows -- Insulating windows -- Blinds and shades -- Sashes -- Screen doors -- Screens -- Weatherstripping -- Thresholds and doorways -- Window trim -- Door trim -- Door hardware -- Painting -- Painting and wallpapering: Painting -- Stenciling -- Painting techniques -- Paneling -- Wall liner -- Wallpaper -- Wallpaper borders -- Furniture repairs and refinishing: Refinishing furniture -- Veneer -- Painting -- Gluing techniques -- Cabinets -- Reupholstery -- Wicker -- Caning -- Metal furniture -- Redwood furniture -- Plumbing repairs and improvements: Faucets -- Kitchen sinks -- Water filters -- Sink and tub stoppers -- Traps -- Leaks -- Toilets -- Showers and tubs -- Drains -- Pipes -- Electrical repairs and improvements: Electrical testing -- Electrical repairs -- Surface wiring -- Track lighting -- Ceiling fixtures -- Fluorescent fixtures -- Receptacles -- Dimmers -- Lamps -- Low-voltage wiring -- Outdoor wiring -- Outdoor lighting -- Home heating and cooling: Central air conditioners -- Window air conditioners -- Ceiling fans -- Ventilation -- Insulation -- Thermostats -- Damper and deflectors -- Air filters -- Humidifiers -- Water heaters -- Wood stoves -- Fireplaces -- Appliance repairs and electronics: Washers -- Dryers -- Refrigerators -- Dishwashers -- Waste disposers -- Ovens and ranges -- Gas grills -- Vacuums -- Electric frying pans -- Mixers and blenders -- Space heaters -- VCR -- Computers -- Satellite dishes -- Stone, brick and concrete: Walks and patios -- Flagstone -- Bricks and mortar -- Masonry walls -- Working with concrete -- Concrete repairs -- Concrete patios -- Stucco -- Asphalt -- Yard and garden: Lawns -- Soil -- Annuals -- Perennials -- Bulbs -- Roses -- Mulches -- Vegetables -- Shrubs -- Trees -- Pruning -- Fertilizing -- Landscaping the yard -- Fences -- Watering -- Lawn mowers -- Outdoor power tools -- Outdoor hand tools -- Composting -- Safety and security: Home security -- When you're away -- Home alarms -- Door locks -- Auto safety -- Fire safety -- Environmental hazards -- Child safety -- Senior safety -- Pet safety -- Recycling directory -- Index
Control code
ocn166359842
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780762109067
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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