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Complete Guide to Carpentry for Homeowners: Basic Carpentry Skills & Everyday Home Repairs
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Cool Springs Pr
Publication date December 15, 2007
Pages 288
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781589233317
ISBN-10 158923331X
Dimensions 0.75 by 8 by 11 in.
Weight 2.45 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $24.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Incorporating fifty useful do-it-yourself projects for around the house, an updated guide to basic carpentry for homeowners demonstrates the use of essential tools and offers instruction in fundamental skills and techniques, covering everything from how to set up a basic home workshop and select the proper woodworking tools, to developing key carpentry skills. Original. description: Product Description:
New Edition! Everyday Carpentry for Every Homeowner.

For today's homeowner, basic carpentry skills are an absolute must. Professional handymen are in rare supply these days, and if you can find them at all, they may command exorbitant rates for work that takes just an hour or two to do. Best of all, modern tools are inexpensive and easy to use, making most home carpentry tasks a breeze to do-it-yourself. Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Carpentry for Homeowners is a down-to-earth guide to help readers solve everyday problems using the most basic of tools—hammers, saws, sanders, clamps, and screw guns.

The book opens with the basics of setting up a rudimentary home workshop and learning tool basics, then moves into a lavish how-to section featuring more than 50 everyday home carpentry projects that cover just about every possibility.

  • The perfect introductory book on carpentry skills for homeowners
  • Shows ingenious solutions for creating a full-featured home workshop in limited space
  • A complete reference for tools, materials and hardware

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from Cool Springs Pr (December 15, 2007)
9781589233317 | details & prices | 288 pages | 8.00 × 11.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.45 lbs | List price $24.99
About: 'Shows readers how to solve everyday problems using the most basic of tools--hammers, saws, sanders, clamps, and screw guns'--Provided by publisher.
from Creative Pub Intl (April 1, 2010); titled "Complete Guide to Carpentry for Homeowners: Basic Carpentry Skills and Everyday Home Repairs"
9781616733483 | details & prices | 288 pages | List price $24.99

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