Home Repair Without Despair
Smart Ideas for Saving Thousands
By The Family Handiman Editors
Subject: House & Home
Paperback | 288 pages | 7 7/8 x 10 1/2
US$16.95 | CAN$18.95 |Ages: adult
Publication Date: 2010-05-14
Cancel all calls to the contractors! Home Repair without Despair is filled with hundreds of simple, smart do-it-yourself home fixes and projects that will save you thousands of dollars. Did you know you can fix a window hinge with a toothpick? Or repair a troublesome light fixture
with a 60-second solution?
The expert editors at The Family Handyman magazine will guide you step-by-step through a
myriad of DIY improvements including:
“Remodel Right” and “Great Goofs” features point you toward useful new products and give you a chance to learn from others' mistakes. You'll also find bonus sections on conserving electricity and water as well as easy painting and home-improvement tools and techniques to make your home shine. With Home Repair without Despair you'll reap the rewards of the best DIY advice and relish the satisfaction of a job well done.
With over 4 million readers, The Family Handyman is America's leading do-it-yourself magazine, helping homeowners improve their homes and yards since 1951. On average, 75,000 copies of The Family Handyman are sold on newsstands and in all major retail stores including Lowe's, Home Depot, Borders, Barnes & Noble, and WalMart. Each project featured in this book has appeared in the pages of the magazine.