Featuring "solutions" to the often unused garage space in any home, this home decorating guide shows readers how to spruce up a garage, build a shed and workbench, and organize storage space. Original.
Filled with revealing photographs, this guide to container style presents start-to-finish instructions for creating containers for herb and vegetable gardens as well as other interesting projects. Original.
A designer's guide to using paint offers dozens of ideas and hundreds of colorful photographs and illustrations detailing a wide range of design ideas, covering paint selection, surface preparation, and much, much more. Original.
This book collects the best articles from recent issues of Fine Woodworking on the subject of finding and working with wood. Wood is the one thing that woodworkers have in common and there is endless fascination with the working properties of various species, how to select and season wood and how to store it. Wood has a way of behaving as if it’s still alive, moving with seasonal changes in temperature and humidity. Learning to work with it rather than against wood movement is critical to successful woodworking. Table of Contents Section 1: Buying and Harvesting Section 2: Selecting Wood Section 3: Drying Wood Section 4: Working with Wood Section 5: Transporting and Storing
A collection of great patio and walkway projects shows readers how to repair existing walkways and terraces as well as build new ones, offering illustrated step-by-step instructions for completing each project. Original.
This collection of 16 projects, in a wide array of styles, with enough variety to suit any taste and skill level, delivers expert advice for designing and building bookcases and shelving. For avid woodworkers (who spend more than $2-billion annually on their craft), these projects from America's leading woodworking magazine offer inspiration and authoritative advice on design and construction.
All of the major shop machines are covered from drill presses to jointers and planers. There are articles on choosing machines, setting them up, and safe operation. Taken together, these articles comprise a good overview of woodworking machinery as well as providing plans and instructions for building jigs and accessories to make machines more useful.