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The Forest Woodworker: A Step-By-Step Guide to Working with Green Wood Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781782217367
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Published: Search Press - August 13th, 2019

Immerse yourself in the ancient craft of of green woodworking by making the tools you need as well as nine useful objects.

Take your woodworking out of the workshop and into the forest, and immerse yourself in the ancient craft of working with fresh, green wood.


The Organic Country Home Handbook: How to Make Your Own Healthy Soaps, Sprays, Wipes, and Other Cleaning Products  Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781680994445
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Published: Good Books - June 4th, 2019

A Beautiful and Modern Handbook for Keeping Home the Natural Way

Home is a haven, a place of refuge. But did you know it might be making you sick? If your home is cluttered, overwhelming, and full of chemicals, it’s time to detox.


How to Build Your Own Tiny House Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781631869075
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Published: Taunton Press - August 13th, 2019

Tiny homes are all the rage these days, especially among young people new to the housing market, for people wanting a small dwelling as a second home or as a studio, and among singles and empty nesters. As millions are experiencing the "magic" of tidying up and reducing the number of their possessions, many are also seeing the value of living with less space, while environmenta


Wiring Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781641550031
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Published: Taunton Press - August 20th, 2019

Wiring repairs, replacements, and upgrades are among the most popular projects for home DIYers--and, potentially, the most fraught with risk. With an unerring emphasis on safety, wiring expert Steve Cory prepares homeowners for the most common situations they are likely to encounter and gives them the confidence to tackle their own home wiring projects.


Painting Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781645170976
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Published: Thunder Bay Press - September 3rd, 2019

The most inexpensive way to update your space quickly!

Interior designers say paint is the fastest, most inexpensive way to freshen up a room. This book will teach you how to repair and prep surfaces, and then apply paint like a pro! From walls to ceilings to trim, you’ll find tips and tricks to get it all done beautifully with the right equipment.


Restoring Your Historic House: The Comprehensive Guide for Homeowners Cover Image
By Scott T. Hanson, David Clough (Photographer)
$49.95
ISBN: 9780884484905
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - October 29th, 2019

Although there are other books about renovating old houses, this is the first that prioritizes the identification and preservation of the historic, character-defining features of a house as a starting point in the process.


The Art of Happy Moving: How to Declutter, Pack, and Start Over While Maintaining Your Sanity and Finding Happiness Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062869739
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Published: William Morrow - May 7th, 2019

A comprehensive, upbeat guide to help you survive the moving process from start to finish, filled with fresh strategies and checklists for timing and supplies, choosing which items to toss and which to keep, determining the best place to live, saying farewell and looking forward to hello.

Moving is a major life change—time consuming, expensive, often overwhelming


Bird House Make and Makeover: Mix and Match to Make a Unique Project Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781784945190
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Published: GMC Publications - May 7th, 2019

Turn your garden into a haven for your feathered friends with this book of simple and attractive bird houses to make and make over. Setting up a bird house in your garden will provide birds with a place to rest and raise their young, and will also add a touch of color and style.


The Book of Forging: Basic Techniques and Examples Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780764357374
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Published: Schiffer Publishing - June 28th, 2019

Reader's Digest Extraordinary Uses for Ordinary Things New Edition Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781621454366
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Published: Reader's Digest - June 11th, 2019

An updated edition, now fully illustrated and in color, of the classic guide to using common household items to replace, restore, repair, or revive almost anything in your household—including yourself.

When you have a household problem, don’t run to the store and waste good money, just open your pantry door—and EXTRAORDINARY USES FOR ORDINARY THINGS.


Frame Carpentry Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781641550611
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Published: Taunton Press - May 28th, 2019

Popular Mechanics the Ultimate Tool Book: Every Tool You Need to Own Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781618372925
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Published: Hearst - May 7th, 2019

From the trustworthy experts at Popular Mechanics comes the definitive guide to hand tools and how to use them.

"The expert and enthusiastic editors at Popular Mechanics have created a 'definitive guide' to the baffling world of tools. . . . an] exceptionally instructive and upbeat resource." -- Booklist


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