The Complete Household Handbook: The Best Ways to Clean, Maintain, & Organize Your Home

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Hearst Books, 2005 - House & Home - 400 pages
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For more than 100 years, the professionals at the Good Housekeeping Institute have helped readers keep their homes in top shape. This complete guide offers the Institute's expert advice everything homeowners need to know, from cleaning a floor to fixing a leaky gutter.

The professionals at the Good Housekeeping Institute present practical, easy-to-understand, and simple-to-implement advice on every aspect of maintaining and managing a home. The Institute's directors have researched and tested all the time, money, and energy-saving tricks in the book, from choosing a vacuum to removing wallpaper, from getting rid of stains to keeping your family safe, and much more. Throughout, homeowners will find vital hints and tips, color-coded by category for quick reference, plus checklists, charts, and step-by-step illustrations ranging from the anatomy of a door lock to maintaining a beautiful lawn. A Selection of the Bookspan Book Club.
 

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Contents

Section 1
172
Section 2
174
Section 3
185
Section 4
192
Section 5
193
Section 6
207
Section 7
212
Section 8
213
Section 18
263
Section 19
264
Section 20
265
Section 21
270
Section 22
282
Section 23
287
Section 24
307
Section 25
314

Section 9
217
Section 10
218
Section 11
219
Section 12
230
Section 13
232
Section 14
241
Section 15
249
Section 16
256
Section 17
257
Section 26
319
Section 27
321
Section 28
339
Section 29
350
Section 30
355
Section 31
359
Section 32
381
Section 33
385

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