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The Resource Fix, repair & replace : upgrade your home like a pro!, [editor in chief, Ken Collier]

Fix, repair & replace : upgrade your home like a pro!, [editor in chief, Ken Collier]

Label
Fix, repair & replace : upgrade your home like a pro!
Title
Fix, repair & replace
Title remainder
upgrade your home like a pro!
Statement of responsibility
[editor in chief, Ken Collier]
Title variation
  • Family handyman
  • Fix, repair and replace
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Home improvement is a constant process of discovery. At first there's the initial realization that something needs to be upgraded, repaired, or replaced. Next you need to figure out how to tackle the situation. That's when Fix, Repair & Replace comes to the rescue! The editors at the Family Handyman magazine have packed this practical guide with expert advice, step-by-step directions, and clear photos and illustrations to help you ensure a fix and not a failure. Whether you're interested in plumbing, tiling, woodworking, insulating, or electrical repair, you'll find it inside. And as an added bonus, special sections on tools, skills, and techniques will bring you extraordinary results in less time. Get set to take on all kinds of do-it-yourself projects, including: Interior Projects, Repairs & Remodeling: Super-insulate your attic; create a glass tile vanity top; save a flooded basement; triple your closet space; spray-texture a damaged ceiling Electrical & High-Tech: Save a cut extension cord; add a circuit to your breaker box; install a wall-mounted light; organize your phone and appliance chargers Plumbing, Heating & Appliances: Prevent pipes from freezing; replace a leaking main shutoff valve; fix rotting A/C insulation; save money on your water bill; plumb a water-powered sump pump; replace copper pipes with PEX Exterior Maintenance & Repairs: Patch rotted wood; repair mortar joints; install a new entry door; repack a stem seal on a street valve; make your own window screens "--
  • "More than 300 full-color photographs and illustrations, guide you through the projects. Tackle dozens of home-improvement projects with confidence, and save hundreds on costly upgrades and repairs with this handy guide. It's like having a personal DIY coach with you every step of the way! KEEP YOUR HOUSEHOLD IN WORKING ORDER: This practical guide includes expert advice o dozens of home improvement projects including: Interior Projects, Repairs & Remodeling, Electrical & High-Tech, Plumbing, Heating & Appliances, Exterior Maintenance & Repairs"--
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Cataloging source
PNX
Dewey number
643/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TH4817.3
LC item number
.F575 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
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Collier, Ken
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Label
Fix, repair & replace : upgrade your home like a pro!, [editor in chief, Ken Collier]
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Publication
Note
"A Reader's digest book"--T.p. verso
Control code
ocn768349169
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9781606524138
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011028751
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)768349169
Label
Fix, repair & replace : upgrade your home like a pro!, [editor in chief, Ken Collier]
Publication
Note
"A Reader's digest book"--T.p. verso
Control code
ocn768349169
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
143 p.
Isbn
9781606524138
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011028751
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)768349169

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