Time-Life Book of Repair and Restoration: Making the House You Own the Home of Your Dreams

Time-Life Books; David Holloway; Mike Lawrence; John McGowan; Tony Wilkins




Time Life Education

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Can't afford to buy a dream home? Why not create one with the home already own? Whether you want make cosmetic changes or practical alterations, this book will give you all the information you need. In the Time-Life Book of Home Repair and Restoration, you'll find dozens of techniques for improving your home without making major structural changes. Each chapter will show you how to get professional-looking results from the planning and preparation stage right through to the finishing touches. Beautiful, full-color photographs of finished rooms will inspire you to transform your home and give it a fresh look. Each page is packed, with clear, step-by-step instructions and detailed information, including tools and material lists, helpful hints, and alternative methods. Learn how to change the appearance of a room with wall paper or paint effects.Remedy nagging problems by replacing damaged flooring or window panes. Rehang a door that is no longer aligned properly. Repair eyesores like plaster cracks or stains. Make a room more useable by building storage shelves.

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Other editions: Hardcover - 2011, Hardcover - 2001, Hardcover - 2001, 2001, 2001, Softcover - 2001, Hardcover - 2001, Hardcover - 2001, Hardcover - 2001, 2001

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