The Complete Photo Guide to Home Improvement: Over 1700 Photos, 250 Step-by-step Projects

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Creative Pub. International, 2001 - House & Home - 503 pages
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A comprehensive guide to home improvement combines some 1,700 photographs and illustrations with detailed, step-by-step instructions as it presents more than 250 money-saving improvement projects, ranging from simple window and door replacement to extensive home renovations, that use the latest tools, building materials, and construction techniques.
 

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This is a wonderful reference book for anyone even thinking about a home improvement project. The pictures are excellent and it gives you the information you need to go to the home improvement store to purchase materials. The book covers a wide variety of projects. Read full review

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Contents

PLUMBING
62
WIRING
94
Selecting Doors Windows
142
Installing an Entry Door
148
Installing Replacement Windows
158
Installing a Bay Window
166
Installing a Skylight
176
Patching Exterior Walls
186
Planning the Project
360
Plumbing a Kitchen
372
Wiring a Remodeled Kitchen
384
Painting Cabinets
396
Planning the Project
444
Plumbing a Half Bath
452
Plumbing a Basement Bath
462
Building a Shower
468

FLOOR FINISHES
234
Preparing Basement Floors
314
Covering Foundation Walls
322
Building Attic Kneewalls
330
Installing a Gas Fireplace
336
Building a Wet Bar
343
Adding Recessed Kneewall Shelves
350
Installing a Whirlpool
476
Installing Faucets Spouts
482
Installing Toilets
488
Installing Grab Bars
494
Photo Credits Contributors
502
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The editors of Creative Publishing international have created dozens of best-selling titles in the fields of home repair, home improvement, home decor, and landscaping.

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