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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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