Backyard Building Treehouses Sheds Arbors Gates and Other Garden Projects

Author: Jean Stiles
Publisher: The Countryman Press
ISBN: 9781581576573
Release Date: 2014-06-02
Genre: House & Home

Here is the very best of backyard building: Popular building authors Jeanie and David Stiles—whose treehouse once garnered a spread in Architectural Digest—have gathered dozens of original plans for treehouses, playhouses, and sheds, as well as a summer house, tea house, garden arbor, and functional workroom. Backyard Building will cover backyard accessories, the fundamentals of tools and materials, and useful tips based on real-life questions from the couple’s popular website. Its unique style, with hand-drawn illustrations to guide the reader through the building process in a user-friendly way, stands out from the crowd. The clear, detailed drawings are not only easy to follow but a pleasure to look at; they are supplemented by irresistible color photographs.

The Simplest Fort

Author: Ronald Rex
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1484089405
Release Date: 2013-02-09
Genre: House & Home

A step by step instruction on building your very own fort for your backyard. Build your own fort: Some of us are not as creative or skilled enough to design our own forts. This instructional document is to help the novice or semi-experienced carpenter to create their own fort for their children or even pets. This fort was specifically designed in a certain manner. The picture on the front cover is the actual fort that was built for this plan. Some modifications were made to simplify this plan for the novice. These instructions are a guide to build a six foot square fort that is roughly ten feet tall. It has a ladder leading into a two foot porch area and a four by six foot housing area. The housing area is four feet from the ground and the roof is four feet from the deck. The underground area is four feet from ground.

Black Decker The Book of Home How To

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press
Publisher: Cool Springs Press
ISBN: 9781610589840
Release Date: 2014-05-15
Genre: House & Home

DIV All the DIY information you need for your home: easy to search and easy to use./divDIV /divDIVThe editors at Cool Springs Press know a thing or two about DIY home improvement and maintenance—we’ve been writing about it for the past quarter-century, and we have more than a few bestsellers under our tool belts. But until now, there’s been one thing missing: an ultimate, fully-loaded, ridiculously huge reference book for every home project you can dream of; the compilation of our longstanding expertise; the home how-to book to crush all others. Not anymore. But the good news doesn’t stop there; Black & Decker The Book of Home How-To is designed to reflect the way we search for information today. You won’t find chapters or long, boring introductions or even a table of contents. This book is an A-to-Z encyclopedia with precise how-to instructions and clear photos packed onto every page. With an expanded index that is incredibly intuitive and a simple, alphabetical strategy for organizing the information, you won’t spend precious time wading through stuff you don’t need to know. Finding first-rate information on home care has never been easier, and all the most common tasks around your home are covered—including electrical, plumbing, flooring, walls, windows and doors, cabinetry, insulating, heating and cooling, roofing and siding, and just about any repair or remodeling project you can imagine. Black & Decker The Book of Home How-To: it’s incredibly easy to use because it thinks like you do./div

The Zombie Survival Guide

Author: Max Brooks
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9781400049622
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Humor

An illustrated, comprehensive guide to surviving an attack by hordes of the predatory undead explains zombie physiology and behavior, the most effective weaponry and defense strategies, how to outfit one's home for a long siege, and how to survive in any territory or terrain. Original. 35,000 first printing.

Tree Houses You Can Actually Build

Author: David R. Stiles
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0395892732
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Provides information on tools, ropes, knots, ladders, and other equipment and supplies needed for building a tree house, and offers five basic designs that can be built

Catification

Author: Jackson Galaxy
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101632314
Release Date: 2014-10-14
Genre: Pets

A New York Times bestseller! The star of Animal Planet’s hit television series My Cat from Hell, Jackson Galaxy, shows cat owners everywhere how to make their homes both cat-friendly and chic. Cat owners know the struggles of creating living spaces that are both functional and stylish for owner and cat. Don’t just go to your local pet shop and adorn your home with unattractive cat towers and kitty beds. In Catification, Jackson Galaxy, the star of Animal Planet’s My Cat from Hell, and Kate Benjamin, of the popular cat design website Hauspanther.com, walk readers through a step-by-step process of designing an attractive home that is also an optimal environment for cats. This gorgeously designed, full-color book includes more than twenty fun DIY projects, from kitty beds and litter boxes to catios (cat patios) that will be sure to make readers—and their cats—purr in approval.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Plumbing 6th edition

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press
Publisher: Cool Springs Press
ISBN: 9781627886529
Release Date: 2015-08-01
Genre: House & Home

You might not have to call a plumber; get the most comprehensive, up-to-date book on home plumbing for DIYers of all skill levels instead! From fixing a faucet to installing a drain line in a basement floor, The Black & Decker Complete Guide to Plumbing 6th edition has the answer to any home plumbing problem you're likely to have. Packed with clear color photos and easy-to-understand descriptions, the basics of home plumbing systems are clearly explained, and all of the most popular plumbing projects are shown with beautiful step-by-step photos. This new edition has been thoroughly updated to ensure that all information conforms to the most recent codes, including the 2015 Uniform Plumbing Code and the 2014 International Residential Code. New projects include plumbing and tiling a curbless shower. Other features include projects to promote accessibility in the bathroom; updated bathroom ventilation featuring new products; and an expanded section on exterior plumbing, including pools, pumps, and sprinkler systems.

Treehouses of the world

Author: Peter Nelson
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
ISBN: UOM:39015059205982
Release Date: 2004-11
Genre: Architecture

A leading authority on treehouse design takes readers on an around-the-world journey of treehouses, discussing how they are designed, built, and enjoyed in numerous cultures, in a volume that showcases thirty-five treehouses and discusses their role in environmentalism. 20,000 first printing.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Bathrooms Updated 4th Edition

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781591869016
Release Date: 2015-03-16
Genre: House & Home

The only book you need to achieve the bathroom of your dreams - complete with information on remodeling your bathroom with an eye toward living safely and comfortably in your home as you age.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Built Ins

Author: Editors of CPi
Publisher: Creative Publishing international
ISBN: 9781610601962
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Genre: House & Home

Nothing says quality and luxury like a custom built-in storage unit, and no project offers greater satisfaction and cost savings than a DIY built-in project. This detailed DIY book gives complete illustrated instructions for dozens of must-have built-in projects, including window seats, home theater units, buffed cabinets, and bathroom storage units.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Finishing Basements

Author: Editors of Creative Publishing
Publisher: Black & Decker Complete Guide
ISBN: 9781591865889
Release Date: 2013-09
Genre: House & Home

An updated second edition of the most comprehensive guidebook for DIYers that provides the inspiration and information you'll need to conduct every phase of your basement remodeling project.

La Guia Completa Sobre Baldosa de Ceramica

Author: Edgar Rojas
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
ISBN: 9781589235175
Release Date: 2011-02-01
Genre: House & Home

"Incluye baldosa de piedra, porcelana, vidrio y mucho mas"--Cover.

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Tile 4th Edition

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781591866343
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: House & Home

Get clear, step-by-step information on installing all types of tile in just about any project you can imagine. This 4th edition includes tons of new, updated material to ensure success.