The Complete Illustrated Guide to Furniture Cabinet Construction

Author: Andy Rae
Publisher: Taunton
ISBN: 1561584029
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This illustrated reference to woodworking focuses on the basics of furniture and cabinet construction, equipping readers with the knowledge base tehy require to get started in both activities.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking

Author: Lonnie Bird
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561587698
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The latest edition in a series of woodworking reference books provides comprehensive coverage of woodworking fundamentals, including 1,200 easy-to-follow photographs and drawings. 12,500 first printing.

The Complete Illustrated Guide to Joinery

Author: Gary Rogowski
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561584017
Release Date: 2002-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Filled with an abundance of step-by-step color photos, an authoritative resource for making every practical woodworking joint features visual maps, in-depth visual content, tips, and techniques for all skill levels.

The Complete Illustrated Guide to Shaping Wood

Author: Lonnie Bird
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561584000
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Expert advice from start to finish The definitive guide to building the most popular exterior construction project there is, Building a Deck walks you through the entire process of creating a quality, custom deck: from the planning stages, through construction, to the custom details that can make your deck one of a kind. This is pro-level information carefully explained and presented so that a serious do-it-yourself can tackle building a deck with confidence. In this edition of Taunton's Build Like a Pro series, home builder and carpenter Scott Schuttner shares his tried-and-true techniques as well as a host of alternative methods, all in step-by-step detail, to create a clear and thorough resource for serious do-it-yourselfers and professionals alike. This book will bring you: * valuable advice on the practical side of building and design issues that will save you time and money * in-depth information on the trickier parts of the construction process, such as building foundations in severe climates, special structural considerations, and customizing the deck * professional tips and trade secrets for nearly every step of the process About the author Scott Schuttner is a home builder and carpenter in Fairbanks, Alaska. He is a frequent contributor to Fine Homebuilding magazine and is the author of Basic Stairbuilding and Building and Designing Decks, both published by The Taunton Press.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Turning

Author: Richard Raffan
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586721
Release Date: 2005
Genre: House & Home

The author discusses the tools and techniques of "spindle turning," presenting step-by-step instructions for completing a wide variety of projects, accompanied by more than nine hundred color photographs.

Taunton s Complete Illustrated Guide to Routers

Author: Lonnie Bird
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 1561587664
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This book, in the "Complete Illustrated Guide" format covers one of the most popular tools in woodworking and home improvement in a step-by-step, highly visual presentation. The router is so popular because it can do an amazing variety of tasks. Bits and cutters can shape hundreds of profiles for edge treatments and moldings. Routers (especially the plunge type) can cut joinery from simple tongue and groove to interlocking and decorative joints. Mounted under a flat surface and guided by a fence, the router becomes a versatile shaping machine capable of safely spinning large bits for making large moldings and raising panels as well as more accurate joinery and shaping operations. Router users have developed hundreds of clever jigs for repetitive and dedicated operations. New bits, accessories, and enhancements for the router are constantly under development extending the use of this machine even further. This book covers all the practical router techniques as well as router table choice, construction and use and the techniques for popular jigs and fixtures.

Reference Sources for Small and Medium sized Libraries Eighth Edition

Author: Jack O'Gorman
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838912126
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s complete and authoritative guide to the best reference sources for small and medium-sized academic and public libraries fully up to date. About 40 percent of the content is new to this edition. Containing sources selected and annotated by a team of public and academic librarians, the works included have been chosen for value and expertise in specific subject areas. Equally useful for both library patrons and staff, this resource Covers more than a dozen key subject areas, including General Reference; Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; Business and Careers; Political Science and Law; Education; Words and Languages; Science and Technology; History; and Performing Arts Encompasses database products, CD-ROMs, websites, and other electronic resources in addition to print materials Includes thorough annotations for each source, with information on author/editor, publisher, cost, format, Dewey and LC classification numbers, and more Library patrons will find this an invaluable resource for current everyday topics. Librarians will appreciate it as both a reference and collection development tool, knowing it’s backed by ALA’s long tradition of excellence in reference selection.

The Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking

Author: Gary Rogowski
Publisher:
ISBN: 1561586021
Release Date: 2002-01-28
Genre: House & Home

The most complete collection of woodworking essentials ever written. For the first time ever, all the techniques necessary to craft beautiful things from wood have been compiled into three comprehensive volumes -- now available in a slipcase set. Readers will find in them a wide array of woodworking methods -- including the best one for them, no matter how much time they have, how many tools they own, or how long they've been working wood.

Reference Sources for Small and Medium sized Libraries

Author: Jack O'Gorman
Publisher: Amer Library Assn
ISBN: 0838909434
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

An annotated bibliography lists reference sources for small and medium-sized libraries and includes updates information on such resources as CD-ROMs, electronic databases, the Internet, and Web 2.0.

Interior Design

Author: Corky Binggeli
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471679585
Release Date: 2007-02-26
Genre: Architecture

Get a comprehensive introduction to the profession of interior design. Today's interior designer is a professional who understands and practices the principles of good design and calls upon a wide range of other abilities, from interpersonal skills in working with clients to good business practices that keep projects on track to a knowledge of building codes and health and safety issues. Get a comprehensive overview of both the field of interior design and the many areas of expertise you'll need for a successful career as an interior designer with this guide. A few of the concepts covered are: The history of interior design through the ages. The process of interior design, from development of a design concept to analysis of built spaces to design development presentation, and more. The elements and principles of design. Working with residential, commercial, cultural, and institutional spaces. Environmentally healthy design. Lighting, interior furnishings, and finishes. New computer technologies for designers. Lavishly illustrated and written in a clear, entertaining style, Interior Design: A Survey gives you a thorough view of the profession of interior design as it is practiced today. Visit the companion Web site: www.wiley.com/go/interiordesignsurvey

Building Doors Drawers

Author: Andy Rae
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561588688
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

An experienced woodworker takes readers through the entire process of building dozens of different door and drawer applications for kitchens, baths, built-ins, stand-alone furniture, and more, offering step-by-step instructions on techniques, advice on materials and essential tools, and tips on designing an item and installing hardware. Original. 10,000 first printing.

Workshop Idea Book

Author: Andy Rae
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561588756
Release Date: 2007-10-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Transform every room in your home without spending a lot of time or money. 52 Weekend Makeovers shows you how, with quick yet stylish projects that can be started -and finished - in a weekend. Fool-proof information means you can complete the project right the first time. Design options accompanying each project allow homeowners to select different materials and finishes or to adjust dimensions and construction details so they can personalise the project to their space. An introductory section explains in detail which tools and materials are needed, how to plan out the project and how to complete the project safely.