The Complete Decorating and Home Improvement Book: Ideas and Techniques for Decorating Your Home: A Complete Step-By-Step Guide
This essential home reference is aimed at everyone from the novice home decorator to the experienced enthusiast; covering all the different areas of do-it-yourself troubleshooting and problem-solving for new homes and old.
After an introduction on how to asses file existing condition and decor of the home, planning work and choosing materials, the book proceed to chapters on Painting, Paperhanging, Tiling, Laying Floor Coverings, Features and Fittings, Soft Furnishings, Storage, and Maintenance and Repair. The self-contained projects within each chapter include step-by-step photographs and instructions, with additional charts, checklists and explanatory diagrams for instant reference. Advice on the types of materials available, the necessary tools and equipment, and practical hints and tips ensure that every technique is accessible and easy to follow.