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The Best of Today's Kitchen Design
The Best of Today's Kitchen Design
Paperback      ISBN: 0764327593
Building Country Comforts: Wisdom on Living a Sustainable, Back-To-Basics Life
Building Country Comforts
Wisdom on Living a Sustainable, Back-To-Basics Life
Paperback      ISBN: 1402757743
Combines and updates two sustainable-living classics--In Harmony With Nature and Country Comforts--providing detailed step-by-step building projects and personal stories. Original.
New Complete Do-It-Yourself Manual
New Complete Do-It-Yourself Manual
Hardcover      ISBN: 0895773783
A quick reference guide to do-it-yourself home improvement projects teaches readers how to cope with emergencies and includes information on financing home improvements, working with contractors, obtaining permits, and more
Outdoor Rooms: Fresh-air Kitchens And Living Areas
Outdoor Rooms
Fresh-air Kitchens And Living Areas
Paperback      ISBN: 0764324594
Capes: Design Ideas for Renovating, Remodeling and Building New
Capes
Design Ideas for Renovating, Remodeling and Building New
Hardcover      ISBN: 1561584363
The second installment of Taunton's "Updating Classic America" series re-introduces readers to the classic Cape Cod home, featuring more than twenty case studies of updated houses.
The Solar House: Passive Heating and Cooling
The Solar House
Passive Heating and Cooling
Paperback      ISBN: 1931498121
This text presents a relatively nontechnical description of passive solar heating and cooling principles that can be used in the construction of homes heated and cooled simply through the absorption or dissipation of sunlight. The author, who has designed a number of these homes, discusses region-specific design strategies, the integration of envir
Contemporary Kitchens: A Style Portfolio
Contemporary Kitchens
A Style Portfolio
Paperback      ISBN: 0764323997
Two hundred and fifty color photographs illustrate current trends in kitchen cabinets, countertops, appliances, color, and workflow. Each set of pictures is accompanied by a brief description of the design. The last page lists manufacturers' and designers' phone numbers and website address. No table of contents or index is provided. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
The Home Water Supply: How to Find, Filter, Store and Conserve It
The Home Water Supply
How to Find, Filter, Store and Conserve It
Paperback      ISBN: 0882663240
Describes techniques for locating sources of water, explains how to drill a well, and supplies guidance on the construction of a home water system
Black & Decker Complete Guide to Garages: Building a New Garage, Repairing & Replacing Doors & Windows, Improving Storage, Maintaining Floors, Upgrading Electrical Service, Complete Garage Pla
Black & Decker Complete Guide to Garages
Building a New Garage, Repairing & Replacing Doors & Windows, Improving Storage, Maintaining Floors, Upgrading Electrical Service, Complete Garage Pla
Paperback      ISBN: 158923457x
"Includes wide selection of garage projects, from simple organization to planning and building an all-new garage"--Provided by publisher.
Independent Builder: Designing & Building a House Your Own Way
Independent Builder
Designing & Building a House Your Own Way
Paperback      ISBN: 0930031857
Presents building techniques, explains design principles, and discusses the planning process