Home Repair Wisdom & Know-How (Paperback)

Everything You Need to Know to Fix, Maintain, and Improve Your Home

By Fine Homebuilding (Editor)

Black Dog & Leventhal, 9780316449557, 784pp.

Publication Date: March 13, 2018

List Price: 19.99*
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The essential go-to book for every project homeowners encounter, from basic wiring to kitchen renovations, is now in the classic, oversized Wisdom & Know-How format.

Home Repair Wisdom & Know-How is a complete, all-in-one, easy-to-follow resource covers everything you need to know about home repair.

Featuring step-by-step instructions from the pages of Fine Homebuilding magazine, one of the most trusted sources on home repair and construction, the nearly 500-page book is organized into topics including The Basic Tool Kit, Fixing a Leaky Faucet, Stain Removal, Repairing a Wood Surface, Replacing a Toilet, Fine Points of Applying Paint, Roof Repair, Fixing Large and Small Appliances, Installing Screen Doors, Home Safety and Security, Porches and Patios, Energy Alternatives, and more.

Packed with tried and true advice from leaders in the industry and hundreds of photographs, charts, and sidebars, Home Repair Wisdom & Know-How is a must-have for any homeowner.

About the Author

Fine Homebuilding is the largest and most trusted residential construction magazine and website. The magazine is published by Taunton Press, a leading publisher of books and magazines on home building and design, woodworking, fiber arts and sewing, crafts, gardening, and cooking for the last 30 years.