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The book of home how-to : complete photo guide to home repair & improvement / the editors of Cool Springs Press.

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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW HOME DIY Black+Decker (Text) 37516002059904 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library 690 BLAC (Text) 38650833508359 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780760367247 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0760367248 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 552 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: Updated 2nd edition.
  • Publisher: Beverly, MA : Cool Springs Press, 2020.

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General Note:
"For safety, us caution, care, and good judgement when following the procedures described in this book. The publihser and Black+Decker cannot assume responsibility for any damage to property or injury to persons as a result of misuse of the information provided." --title page verso.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Basements -- Windows & doors -- Floors -- Walls & ceilings -- Paint & trim -- Cabinets & counters -- HVAC & appliances -- Wiring -- Plumbing -- Easy upgrades -- Exterior repairs.
Summary, etc.:
"This hard-hitting DIY resource is as reliable as it is heavy, with attention to detail and fact checking that is downright old-fashioned. And when it comes to tasks like wiring and plumbing, that approach is definitely better than whatever tips and tricks you might find in the comments section of a crowd-sourced home improvement website. The Book of Home How-Two, Updated 2nd Edition covers all of the most common home repair and improvement challenges--including home carpentry and cabinetry--and it shows, with stunning color step-by-step photos, exactly how to meet each one." --back cover.
Subject: Dwellings > Maintenance and repair.

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