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Trade Secrets

Fix Your Home Like A Pro!
We all have household projects that we keep putting off because we don’t quite know how to go about doing them or we simply don’t have the time. Now, Trade Secrets can help you shorten your to-do list by teaching you how to complete those projects quickly, safely and effectively. This book will walk you through big projects and also provide tips and tricks that will make the jobs simpler. The tips and techniques include:

 
  • Putting together a kit of essential tools
  • Tips on basic wall repair
  • Understand how to choose and install proper blinds
  • How to repair holes in plaster
  • How to hang a heavy picture
  • Tips for sanding a large area
  • How to build a home theater system
  • The basics of upholstery
  • Common exterior paint problems and solutions
  • How to sharpen a mower blade
  • Fixing a sluggish garage door
  • Understand how to choose and install proper blinds

 

Next time you have a project to do around the house, just check Trade Secrets for the proper procedure to follow, tools to use and tricks to speed and improve your work. You’ll be done in no time and your house will look better than ever.

Format

Book

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Electronic Resources

Rowland B. Wilson's trade secrets notes on cartooning & animation

Availability

2 available at Main (Downtown)
  • 643.7 Tra, Nonfiction
  • 643.7 Tra, Nonfiction
1 available at Eastover
  • HOME DIY Tra 3/13, Nonfiction
1 available at Northeast
  • 643.7 Tra, Nonfiction
1 available at Sandhills
  • 643.7 Tra, Nonfiction

ISBN

9781606524862


Format: Book
Title: Trade secrets : fix your home like a pro! / [editors, Sarah Baker ... [et al.]].
Publisher Date: New York : Reader's Digest, c2012.
Subject: Dwellings -- Maintenance and repair -- Amateurs' manuals
Isbn: 9781606524862 (pbk.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 5
System Items Total: 5
Call Number: 643.7 Tra
Oclc: 2012020529
Upc:
Bib Id: 391538

Format: Book
Title: Trade secrets : fix your home like a pro! / [editors, Sarah Baker ... [et al.]].
Publisher, Date: New York : Reader's Digest, c2012.
Description: 319 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.
Subjects: Dwellings -- Maintenance and repair -- Amateurs' manuals
Other Author: Baker, Sarah
Other Title: Family handyman
Notes: At head of cover title: The Family handyman.
Notes: Includes index.
LCCN: bl2012020529
ISBN: 9781606524862 (pbk.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 5
Total Copies: 5
Call Number: 643.7 Tra