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Home repair that pays off [electronic resource] : 150 simple ways to add value without breaking your budget.

Seda, Hector. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781440513343 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1440513341 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9781440513336 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1440513333 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (306 p.)
  • Publisher: Cincinnati : F+W Media, 2010.

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Formatted Contents Note: Cover; Copyright; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; Part I Your Home's Exterior; Chapter 1: Exterior Upkeep; Chapter 2: Proper Landscaping; Chapter 3: Your Driveway and Garage; Chapter 4: Keeping a Roof Over Your Head; Chapter 5: Proper Cleaning and Drainage; Chapter 6: Proper Masonry and Foundation Maintenance; Part II: Your Home's Interior; Chapter 7: Doors, Locks, and Hinges; Chapter 8: Windows; Chapter 9: Floors; Chapter 10: Walls; Chapter 11: The Kitchen; Chapter 12: The Bathroom; Chapter 13: Heating and Cooling; Chapter 14: Fireplaces and Chimneys; Chapter 15: Electrical Issues.
Chapter 16: Keep It Safe and Clean Chapter 17: Go Green; Appendix A: How to Choose a Contractor; Appendix B: Kicking Up Curb Appeal; Resources; Index.
Summary, etc.: Homeowners spend more than 200 million a year on home repair, but according to home repair expert Hector Seda, many of them neglect the most important repairs and spend way too much money on projects that do not pay off in the long run. From simple, critical maintenance such as caulking the bathroom and cleaning the gutters to installing the right cabinetry and updating the lighting, Seda takes you step by step through the home repair projects that will best enhance your investment. With this guide, you will learn more than 100 tasks guaranteed to add value to your home. Homeowners everywhere will find Seda's advice practical, helpful, cost-efficient, and--most important--lucrative.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Dwellings > Maintenance and repair > Amateurs' manuals.
Do-it-yourself work.
Dwellings > Maintenance and repair.
Repairing > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Home Economics.
HOUSE & HOME / Do-It-Yourself / General
HOUSE & HOME / Remodeling & Renovation
HOUSE & HOME / Repair
Genre: Electronic books.

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