Home plumbing made simple This latest edition inCreative Homeowner’s popular Smart Guide(r) Series untangles the mystery of plumbing for the home. “Smart Guide: Plumbing, All-New 2nd Edition, ” is completely revised with new, updatedtext and color photography to empower do-it-yourselfers to keep their home plumbing system running smoothly. Easy-to-follow instruction–which reflects the latest building codes–guides…


The stylish way to organize your home-and your life!Storage and organization are perpetual problems for almost every household. If you find yourself getting lost in the clutter, implementing successful storage solutions is a great way to keep your home organized and tidy.Storage with Style gives you attractive and functional storage ideas for every room, from…


A visual feast of 500 iconic houses and traditional dwellings from all over the world, The House Book presents a vibrant and fresh view of architects and designers responsible for some of the most diverse international houses of all time. From Hadrian’s Villa to Palladio’s Villa Rotunda and Le Corbusier’s Villa Savoye, through to the…


Woodworking should be a fun and fulfilling hobby. Bypass the overwhelming overload of woodworking information available, and get Back to Basics with the core information you need to succeed. This new series offers a clear road map of fundamental woodworking knowledge on sixteen essential topics. In Constructing Kitchen Cabinets, you’ll learn what is important to…


Conceived in the 1960s, Walt Disney’s original plans for his Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow (EPCOT) outlined a utopian laboratory for domestic technology, where families would live, work, and play in an integrated environment. Like many of his contemporaries, Disney imagined homes that would attend to their inhabitants’ every need, and he regarded the home…


This well referenced book provides an amply illustrated publication on upholstery conservation which discusses and reviews the issues related to the care, interpretation and treatment of upholstered furniture. Through many well illustrated case studies the inter-disciplinary collaboration fundamental to upholstery conservation, and the complex decision-making process involved in the treatment of upholstered furniture, are made…