The Family Handyman Decks, Patios, and Porches: Plans, Projects, and Instructions for Expanding Your Outdoor Living Space

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Reader's Digest Association, 1996 - House & Home - 191 pages
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Practical, attractive deck, patio, porch, and gazebo projects designed for intermediate and advanced do-it-yourselfers. Special sections cover deck-building basics, deck lighting, and rejuvenating older decks and patios. Hundreds of colorful photos, detailed illustrations, and step-by-step instructions guide you through every phase of construction. Written and produced by the home improvement experts at The Family Handyman magazine - themselves veteran craftsmen and contractors who share with you the tricks and techniques for building these outdoor improvements. How to save big dollars, sharpen your home-repair skills - and have fun doing it. Projects include Part I: Decks; Part II: Patios; and Part III: Porches.

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