New Home Journal

Author: Laura Agadoni
Publisher:
ISBN: 1612436625
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Genre: House & Home

A handy, practical resource that makes it easy to keep track of your essential homeowner information for future reference As a home buyers, you have a million things to deal with. Unfortunately, it's all too easy to overlook some. By prompting you with the right questions, providing fill-in-the-blank spots, and addressing everything from foundation to roof, this helpful journal takes the hassle out of organizing your house files. It offers a single, go-to source for recording everything. From up in the attic to down in the basement, this book highlights more than 25 different areas, making it easy to record information about any size or type of home. Each chapter focuses on a separate room and includes prompts like model number and warranty info on appliances, type and color code of paint, and year and make of roofing materials. Also included are handy sidebars with tips, tricks, and reminders for keeping information up to date and performing regular maintenance. Perfect as a housewarming gift or just as a way to stay organized,New Home Journal is a valuable resource for homeowners who want to take care of their home for years to come.

Homeowners Recordkeeper

Author: Christina Henry De Tessan
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 0811838285
Release Date: 2003-07-01
Genre: House & Home

This workbook is an indispensable aid to the preservation and improvement of the investment that is your home. keep track of home records and maintenance schedules, prioritize repairs and improvements, and sketch out concepts and proposals for future projects. Appropriate for first-time buyers as well as seasoned homeowners, the Homeowner's Record Keeper will help you enjoy your home for years to come.

Welcome Home

Author: Nick Beilenson
Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
ISBN: 0880886773
Release Date: 2001-01-27
Genre: House & Home

This organizer will help keep all contact information and remodeling and decorating ideas in one place. Welcome Home provides: -- space to record important information and room-by-room decorating details; -- heavy page stock, and folders to save paint chips, fabric samples, and important papers; -- graph paper and furniture cut-outs to experiment with room layouts. -- 3-ring square-back binder opens with ease and lies flat. -- An elastic band attached to the back cover serves as a page marker.

Black Decker Home Planner Logbook

Author: Chris Peterson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781591866466
Release Date: 2015-10-26
Genre: House & Home

Easily keep track of the work you've put into your home--or figure out what it needs--with help from this convenient planner! When was the last time you changed your furnace filter? What was the exact shade of the paint you used in the guest bedroom? Is your oven still under warranty? Every homeowner should know the answer to these questions, and many more, but keeping up with every little thing can be a challenge. It helps if you have a system! That's where the Black & Decker Home Planner & Logbook comes in. This book tells you what you need to know, how to get the information, and gives you lots of room to keep records about: - House History - Financial Information and Warranties - Scheduled Maintenance Log - Appliances - Heating & Cooling - Repair Projects - Decorative Log including Paint & Floor Coverings - Outdoor Areas & Home Exterior Why not just use a blank notebook? Because the Black & Decker Home Planner & Logbook is full of photos, illustrations, and tips to help you decode every system in your house, such as how to read a water meter or estimate the shelf life of paint. Two large pockets attached to the back cover help you securely store receipts, warranties, manuals, and other documents, so you won't have to scramble to find your plumber's phone number during an emergency!

Home Owners Journal

Author: Colleen Jenkins
Publisher: Confluence Publishers Incorporated
ISBN: 0972559116
Release Date: 2003-06-15
Genre:

- Insurance- Taxes- Redecorating- Reselling

The Home Workbook

Author: Mimi Tribble
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402712634
Release Date: 2004-03-01
Genre: House & Home

This workbook makes the process simple and organized. Fill in the pages with important contacts (from the plumber to the exterminator) and financial facts (including warranties and mortgage details). There’s a tax worksheet, a place to put notes on remodeling and renovations for every single room, space for comments on the infrastructure, and a section on garden plants and features. A calendar suggests a month-by-month to-do list, with chores both inside and out to keep the house in tip-top shape.

Home Sweet Home

Author: Mary Engelbreit
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Pub
ISBN: 0836246292
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

A new contribution to a popular homemaker's journal series features the familiar artist's illustrations, spaces for keeping phone numbers and photos, pages for tracking budgets and projects, and jacket pockets for storing important papers.

The Home Owner s Diary

Author: Della Sheffield
Publisher: Magni Company
ISBN: 1882330544
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Genre: House & Home

A must for every home owner, this easy-to-use diary is a convenient and comprehensive way to record all important details of home purchases, including: contractor phone numbers, warranty information, renovations, and maintenance. Also a valuable resource to use as a remodeling guide, for insurance and finance information, capital gain taxes, and resale purposes.

100 Things Every Homeowner Must Know

Author: Editors Of Family Handyman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781621452218
Release Date: 2015-04-07
Genre: House & Home

The Family Handyman’s 100 Things Every Homeowner Must Know gives you the knowledge you need to be a better homeowner. You’ll make informed decisions, avoid frustrations and save thousands over the life of your home. The Family Handyman’s 100 Things Every Homeowner Must Know gives you the knowledge you need to be a better homeowner. You’ll make informed decisions, avoid frustrations and save thousands over the life of your home. Here’s just a small sample of what’s inside: The smartest thing you can do before going on vacation Push a button and save $100 Be ready for any natural disaster Make burglars bypass your house The most effective way to cut heating and cooling costs Clever shortcuts for home maintenance—indoors and out Keep mice, ants and other invaders out of your house Boost curb appeal without remodeling What to do when the power goes out The most common—and costly—homeowner mistakes Eliminate noises, odors and other household irritations Grow the best lawn on the block Secret weapons pros use for easy, instant repairs Make appliances last years longer The key to drip-free faucets Make your mower start right up—every time Cures for damp basements Exterminate mold and mildew Pick a paint color you’ll love Get faster downloads and better TV quality Stop peeling paint Plus, incredibly easy repairs for appliances, plumbing, flooring, walls, furniture and more!

The Ultimate Home Journal and Organizer

Author: Alex A. Lluch
Publisher: Ws Solutions
ISBN: 1887169849
Release Date: 2007
Genre: House & Home

This comprehensive three-ring binder is full of practical advice, hands-on worksheets and organizational features to keep track of every aspect of a home. That's why this book is an essential companion for all homeowners, whether they have a home improvement project on the horizon or simply want to gather up all of their housing details and keep them in one place. They can use this book to keep track of important home facts such as basic ownership information, housing finances, budgets, renovations, improvements, interior design, large purchases and more.

Nonverbal Learning Disabilities at Home

Author: Pamela B. Tanguay
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 1853029408
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Family & Relationships

This book explores the problems children with NLD may face, and provides strategies for parents to help them cope and grow, from preschool age through their challenging adolescent years. The author provides solutions to the everyday challenges of the disorder, from early warning signs and self-care issues to social skills and personal safety.

The Wall Street Journal Financial Guidebook for New Parents

Author: Stacey L. Bradford
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 9780307459985
Release Date: 2009-06-02
Genre: Business & Economics

A practical approach to affording your kids from cradle to college. Bringing home your bouncing baby boy or girl should be an exciting time of celebration–not cause for worry about how you’re going to pay for feeding, clothing, and caring for your new bundle of expenses. The average family will spend between $11,000 and $16,000 during a new baby’s first year, and more than $200,000 before a kid’s eighteenth birthday. Unfortunately, a second child only doubles your costs, with little economy of scale for each additional baby. Before you start using these statistics as birth control, take a deep breath and know that you can have a family and make a comfortable future for your children while saving for your own important goals. The Wall Street Journal Financial Guidebook for New Parents shows you the way, with information on how to: • Safeguard your child’s well-being with wills, trusts, and life insurance • Best weigh your child-care options and decide whether to go back to work • Save on taxes with child-friendly tax credits and deductions plus tax-advantaged benefits at work • Manage your family’s health-care costs • Save for long-term costs by setting up a college fund • Spend smart and save money at every stage of your child’s development • Continue to contribute to your own retirement savings From maternity (and paternity) leave to flexible spending accounts to 529 college plans, The Wall Street Journal Financial Guidebook for New Parents provides all the information you need to meet your child’s expenses while also protecting your family’s financial security. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Upgrade Taking Your Work and Life from Ordinary to Extraordinary

Author: Rana Florida
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071827225
Release Date: 2013-09-13
Genre: Business & Economics

The 7 Key Principles to achieving YOUR business and life goals What could a graffiti artist, eminent neurologist, star athlete, celebrity chef, fashion designer, rocket scientist, and Grammy Award–winning musician possibly have in common? In this groundbreaking new book, Rana Florida shares their formula, giving you the tools to achieve unimaginable success in work and life. Upgrade gathers the best practices, not just from CEOs and business executives but from entrepreneurs, innovative thinkers, and creative leaders. Upgrade includes interviews with Sir Ken Robinson, Dan Pink, Mark Cuban, Andre Agassi, Kenny Scharf, Zaha Hadid, Governor Martin O’Malley, Tory Burch, Tim Brown, and many other leading figures. Despite this cast’s vastly different backgrounds and skills, Florida’s research concludes that there are seven key principles to achieving your business and life goals: Envision the future Find your passion Get creative Design your time Collaborate Take risks Embrace failure Unfortunately, this is exactly what the majority of us don’t do. Instead of developing a real strategy to upgrade and optimize our lives, too many of us just slog through life in a state of “managed dissatisfaction.” But it’s never too late to envision an entirely different future—or to actively upgrade your life. It’s not about finding more time, money, or resources. Anyone can do it. This smart and entertaining guide delves deep into each principle, giving you the insights, tools, and inspiration to take your life from ordinary to extraordinary. Praise for Upgrade “Why ride in coach, when you can upgrade? A must-read for a better journey through life.” Don Tapscott, bestselling author, Wikinomics and Grown Up Digital “Upgrade is an a-ha book that will change how you look at life’s challenges and give you tools to upgrade your life.” Touré, cohost of MSNBC’s The Cycle “Read Upgrade for its stories, examples, and strategies and get ready to live the life you always wanted.” Frank Toskan, founder, M.A.C. Cosmetics “Creative and innovative strategies to upgrade your work and life, with seven simple principles.” Tony Hsieh, CEO, Zappos.com, Inc., and New York Times bestselling author of Delivering Happiness “Rana’s perspective on business and life is a fresh new take, breaking the traditional corporate mold. Upgrade is a must-read for anyone not buying into the conventional wisdom.” Ali Velshi, CNN Chief Business Correspondent; anchor, CNN-I World Business Today; and host, CNN Your Money “Upgrade welcomes you to take a fresh approach to everything you do to get the most out of work and life.” Nelly Furtado, Grammy Award–winning musician “If I’m going to listen to anyone’s good advice about how to improve my approach to work and life, it’s Rana’s.” Kate Betts, contributing editor, TIME, and columnist, The Daily Beast "Rana's voice is refreshing--as real as a memoir and a great vessel for this self-help and business book wrapped up in one easily-digestible package." Paper Magazine "A very interesting book." Business Learning Solutions

The Old House Journal Compendium

Author: Clem Labine
Publisher:
ISBN: 1590200160
Release Date: 2007-04-25
Genre: House & Home

Offers advice on identifying, evaluating, and restoring an old house, and describes how to repair different parts of a house, including roofs, windows, floors, staircases, and fireplaces.

Encyclopedia of Home Maintenance and Repair

Author: William Perkins Spence
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 0806984570
Release Date: 2000
Genre: House & Home

"Spence, a professor of construction engineering and technology...,offers relief in this guide to interior and exterior maintenance and repair. Many potential problems are prevented by proper maintenance, but eventually every homeowner must make repairs...Spence's instructions are outstanding, showing exactly what to do (or ask a repairperson to do). The illustrations...are among the clearest available (the captions are especially informative). This title is among the best on the subject...Essential for public library collections."--Library Journal.