Construction and Homes
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
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
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
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
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)
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.