An ingenious, illustrated guide to household gadgets and gizmos explains the inner workings and functions of more than 180 different types of household devices in a volume that groups devices according to the room in which they are located and includes detailed descriptions of each device, information on how it works, photographs for easy identification,…


This book teaches brickworking from “A-Z”…for novices to experienced pros. Whether you’re a homeowner wanting to do your own repairs, a trade apprentice seeking to sharpen your skills, or a veteran craftsman or contractor with years of experience, you’ll turn to this complete guide to bricklaying again and again. There is no more comprehensive or…


Box making has always been one of the perennial favourites of all wood projects and because wooden boxes make such meaningful gifts, this collection of beautiful, durable and functional box projects is sure to please. All of the designs are based on traditional boxes, historically inspired by Shaker, Arts & Crafts and other popular styles….


This title includes information that is presented in a clear and friendly manner making this an approachable book for beginners. This guide covers all aspects of cabinet construction including carcase construction, frame and panel construction, drawers, doors and legs. “The Back to Basics Series” bypasses the overwhelming amount of woodworking information with the core information…


Get organized with these handy storage units. Designs include a Bag Holder for those many plastic bags, a Bargello Cylinder which is a 12″ across x XX”T round container with a lid, Desk Organizers – this is a 6 piece set perfect for stationary, bills pencils and more, a Big Box with handles, perfect for…


The sequel to A. J. Hamler’s acclaimed “Civil War Woodworking,” this work is a unique sourcebook to create authentic reproductions of Civil War-era furniture and wooden camp gear useful to Civil War reenactors. Projects range from easy to moderately difficult and include fully illustrated step-by-step instructions for building period reproductions in the modern workshop, including…