Build a Classic Timber Framed House

Author: Jack A. Sobon
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781612122366
Release Date: 2012-11-12
Genre: House & Home

Build a classic, enduring, and affordable home. With Jack A. Sobon’s careful guidance, you can construct your own timber-framed house in the traditional hall-and-parlor style. From felling trees to cutting timbers, and frame construction to door selection, you’ll find Sobon’s professional advice and hand-drawn illustrations invaluable. Whether you’re a first-time builder or a seasoned contractor looking to expand your repertoire, you’ll find answers to all your timber-frame questions. Open the front door and walk into the home of your dreams.

Timber Home Living

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Release Date: 1998-01-20
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Timber Home Living introduces and showcases the beauty and efficiency of timber homes to an eager custom home buying audience. The magazine’s inspiring photography, informative editorial, quality advertising and essential resources involves and encourages readers to pursue their dream home.

Timber Home Living

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Release Date: 1996
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Timber Home Living introduces and showcases the beauty and efficiency of timber homes to an eager custom home buying audience. The magazine’s inspiring photography, informative editorial, quality advertising and essential resources involves and encourages readers to pursue their dream home.

Timber Home Living

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Release Date: 2002
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Timber Home Living introduces and showcases the beauty and efficiency of timber homes to an eager custom home buying audience. The magazine’s inspiring photography, informative editorial, quality advertising and essential resources involves and encourages readers to pursue their dream home.

Timber Home Living

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Release Date: 2000-12-18
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Timber Home Living introduces and showcases the beauty and efficiency of timber homes to an eager custom home buying audience. The magazine’s inspiring photography, informative editorial, quality advertising and essential resources involves and encourages readers to pursue their dream home.

Be Your Own House Contractor

Author: Carl Heldmann
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781603425902
Release Date: 2012-03-14
Genre: Technology & Engineering

You don’t need to depend on (or pay) a general contractor to manage your construction project. Whether you’re building a new home or renovating an existing one, you can manage the job yourself. Carl Heldmann outlines how to purchase your own land, set a reasonable budget and schedule, describe your needs and vision to an architect, and hire subcontractors to do the actual building. Cut out the middleman and save as much as 25 percent on your beautiful new home!

When technology fails

Author: Matthew Stein
Publisher: Clear Light Pub
ISBN: PSU:000045947667
Release Date: 2001-01
Genre: Nature

Offers advice for coping with disruptions in everyday life during emergency situations, covering emergency preparedness, first aid, renewable energy, alternative healing, and low-tech methods for securing basic provisions.

Timber Framing

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ISBN: UOM:39015058779508
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Wooden-frame buildings


Storey s Basic Country Skills

Author: John Storey
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781603427371
Release Date: 2010-11-11
Genre: House & Home

Whether you live on a small suburban lot or have a many acres in the country, this inspiring collection will empower you to increase your self-sufficiently and embrace a more independent lifestyle. A variety of authors share their specialized knowledge and provide practical instructions for basic country skills like preserving vegetables, developing water systems, keeping farm animals, and renovating barns. From sharpening an axe to baking your own bread, you’ll be amazed at the many ways learning traditional skills can enrich your life.

Small house designs

Author: Kenneth R. Tremblay
Publisher: Storey Books
ISBN: 0882668544
Release Date: 1997-07-01
Genre: Architecture

This impressive collection of a variety of award-winning designs for small houses is accompanied by expert commentary, specific technical data, and beautiful exterior photographs.

Timber Frame Construction

Author: Jack A. Sobon
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781612123219
Release Date: 2012-12-10
Genre: House & Home

Discover the satisfaction of making your own durable, economical, and environmentally friendly timber frame structures. Covering all aspects of timber frame construction, this practical guide is filled with easy-to-understand instructions, clear illustrations, and helpful photographs. With expert advice on selecting appropriate timber, necessary tools, safety considerations, joinery techniques, assembly, and raising, Jack Sobon and Roger Schroeder encourage beginners by offering complete plans for a small toolshed. Turn your dream of a timber frame house into a reality.

64 Yard and Garden Projects You Can Build Yourself

Author: Monte Burch
Publisher: Storey Books
ISBN: 088266834X
Release Date: 1994
Genre: House & Home

Introduces woodworking techniques and provides plans and instructions for making outdoor furniture, planters, trellises, greenhouses, fences, and other projects