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The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement: Over 1700 Photos, 250 Step-By-Step Projects

Author: Black & Decker Corporation,
Type: Book
Year: 2001


This manual is intended to render home improvement projects manageable with or without professional help. It covers planning with universal design in mind, and covers basic carpentry, plumbing, wiring techniques and remodeling of specific rooms and features. Includes step- by-step instructions for 250 projects, some 1,700 colour photos and "anatomy" illustrations, boxes highlighting tools, materials, project tips, and conversion and tool charts, and tables.

Further Details

Alt Title: Black & Decker The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement
Pages: 503
Publish Location: Chanhassen, Minnesota
Publisher: Creative Publishing International; Black & Decker
ISBN/ISSN: 0 86573 580 8
Accession Number: 15.10.04
Keywords: North America, housing improvement, universal, design, kitchen, bathroom/toilet/lavatory, patio, plumbing, door, floor, wall
Reads: 313