Vintage designer Pearl Lowe shows you how to create the authentic vintage look in your own home with her expert advice and simple craft projects. This practical guide, complete with inspiring photography includes …* 50 step-by-step craft projects * Sewing, painting, upcycling and crafting secrets * A how-to guide to sourcing your own vintage treasures…


Written to provide information on all price ranges of equipment to everyone from the beginner to the experienced home theater owner, Build Your Own Home Theater has been completely updated for today’s audience. This new edition contains valuable consumer information on the latest digital home theater components and technology, including digital surround sound receivers, DVD…


This book gives you the technical expertise and seasoned advice you must have to expertly plan, lay out and install tiles throughout your house. From simple to elaborate, easy to complex and challenging, the editors of “Fine Homebuilding” magazine cover a huge range of tiling projects, techniques and issues, and give you the technical help…


A thorough overview of the practical aspects of owning and maintaining a home pool, hot tub, or whirlpool spa explains how to integrate a recreational water feature into one’s landscape, describing each type of structure and their features, available accessories, water quality, seasonal upkeep, basic maintenance, routine repairs, and mechanical systems. Original.


This volume features articles on late Baroque Boston seating furniture, Germanic influence on furniture early nineteenth-century design in Philadelphia, Randolph chairs, the Christian M. Nestell drawing book, the inlaid cherry furniture of Nathan Lombard, the Waldo family joined great chair, “Tinkham” chairs, as well as book reviews and bibliography of new books in the field.