How to Increase the Value of Your Home: Simple, Budget-Conscious Techniques and Ideas That Will Make Your Home Worth Up to $100,000 More! – Vicki Lankarge, Dan Nahorney, Lankarge Vicki

This is the guide to maximizing the value of your most valuable asset. Millions of Americans are investing in home improvements, hoping to increase the long-term value of their most valuable asset. But do you know which home improvements will make your home’s value jump, and those that won’t? This practical guide covers all of…

Transforming Your Kitchen with Stock Cabinetry – Jonathan Benson, Sherry Benson, Jonathan Benson

This title demonstrates that anyone can transform their kitchen for less with stock cabinetry and a well-thought-out plan. A unique feature is that the authors’ own kitchen is the featured project. Filled with great advice and lessons and an inspirational gallery at the end of the book. A kitchen remodelling project can be daunting and…

Kanzashi in Bloom – Diane Gilleland

Kanzashi tsumami is the Japanese art of folding delicate squares of silk into three-dimensional flower petals. In the United States, the online craft culture has sprouted a renewed interest in making Kanzashi with American crafters devising simplified ways to create these gorgeous fabric flowers and incorporating more user-friendly materials like cotton and synthetic fabrics along…

Love of Quilts – Cuesta Ray Benberry, Carol Pinney Crabb, Cuesta Ray Benberry

Features twenty-eight entertaining short stories about quilts and quilters collected from the pages of classic magazines such as “Harper’s Bazaar”, and “Good Housekeeping”, introducing you to the captivating worlds of quilters in other times and places. From courtings that nearly go astray to husbands and wives brought together by quilts to quilters obsessed with securing…

Metal Cutting and High Speed Machining – D. Dudzinski, A. Molinari, Herbert Schulz

This title gives a coherent overview of developments in metal cutting and high speed machining, presenting the latest research of international groups in theoretical and experimental approaches in this field. Topics covered include: mechanics of cutting, numerical models, chatter vibrations, machining processes (drilling, high speed milling, grinding, hard turning), cutting tools and coatings, dry cutting,…

Net Zero Energy Buildings – Karsten Voss

“Net zero energy buildings, equilibrium buildings or carbon neutral cities depending on location and the reasons for making the calculation, the numbers are run differently. The variety of terms in use indicates that a scientific method is still lacking which is a problem not just in regard to international communication, but also with respect to…

From Stuffed to Sorted – MaryAnne Bennie

"e;MaryAnne is the only person I would consider consulting to tackle any organising challenge."e; Shaynna Blaze, interior designer and TV presenter Follow organisational expert MaryAnne Bennie’s in8steps system and organise your entire home without turning it into total chaos in the process. In eight simple steps the system helps you to decide what stays and…