Black Decker The Complete Guide to Decks Updated 5th Edition

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Decks  Updated 5th Edition

Updates to the materials section focus on new composite and non-wood deck building alternatives, as well as the current generation of deck hardware that resists corrosion caused by non-CCA pressure treated lumber.

Author: Editors of CPi

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 9781589236592

Category: House & Home

Page: 352

View: 928

The most detailed, most current and most complete deck building book on the market. It reflects the latest changes in building codes and it features deck building materials that are popular today. The additional two signatures (32 pages) contain all-new deck plans with complete plan drawings. Updates to the materials section focus on new composite and non-wood deck building alternatives, as well as the current generation of deck hardware that resists corrosion caused by non-CCA pressure treated lumber. Step-by-step projects feature clever ways to customize and accessorize your deck to enhance both utility and enjoyment.
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Black Decker The Complete Guide to Decks

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Decks

From design to construction, and tools, material, and planning, this is the only book consumers need to build the deck of their dreams.

Author: Editors of Creative Publishing

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

ISBN: 9781616737405

Category: House & Home

Page: 320

View: 986

America’s best-selling deck book—better than ever In this revised and expanded fourth edition of the all-time bestselling book on decks, homeowners learn, in unsurpassed detail, the process of designing, building, and maintaining a deck. Not only are all the classic deck-building techniques included, but the book also shows how to incorporate the latest contemporary options, such as how to work with eco-friendly wood and reclaimed plastic. Hiring a contractor to build a deck easily adds up to tens of thousands of dollars, but with the help of this book, readers can design and build the deck they want without the high price. For homeowners who already have a deck but are in the market to update or maintain that deck, The Complete Guide to Decks features important projects for repairs, upgrades, and major additions, such as adding full electrical service, lighting, and kitchen appliances. From design to construction, and tools, material, and planning, this is the only book consumers need to build the deck of their dreams.
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The Complete Guide to Decks

The Complete Guide to Decks

A virtual encyclopedia of vital deck-building information, this comprehensive guide gives readers everything they need to build an attractive, practical wood deck: inspirational ideas, planning information, construction techniques, and ...

Author: Creative Publishing International

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 0865731810

Category: Decks (Architecture, Domestic)

Page: 288

View: 802

A virtual encyclopedia of vital deck-building information, this comprehensive guide gives readers everything they need to build an attractive, practical wood deck: inspirational ideas, planning information, construction techniques, and finishing touches. 600 photos/illustrations.
Categories: Decks (Architecture, Domestic)

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Decks 6th Edition

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Decks 6th Edition

The newest edition of Black & Decker: The Complete Guide to Decks is a step-by-step manual that incorporates changes to national codes, developments in DIY deck building, and fresh deck design trends.

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781591866657

Category: House & Home

Page: 272

View: 504

Be inspired by new design and follow the latest codes as you custom build the deck of your dreams! Architecture, building codes, and design are not static; they change constantly. That's why there's a new edition of the bestselling Black & Decker: The Complete Guide to Decks, incorporating updates to national building codes, as well as new developments in building materials and design. Calling attention to composite deckboards and railings, as well as other PVC products made from recycled plastic, the new materials systems featured in this book are environmentally friendly, easy to work with, rot resistant, and very low maintenance. Whether you opt for manufactured deck products or wood, the success of your project depends upon a sturdy deck undercarriage. Accomplishing this isn't difficult, but building the framework requires that you have the latest information on building codes. In recent years, these codes have changed significantly, affecting everything from post diameter to allowable joist hangers to railing height and even the size of concrete footings. Black & Decker: The Complete Guide to Decks is the only DIY deck book that's fully updated to conform to the latest codes. Chapters covered in the book include: Deck Planning & Design Deck Materials & Tools Structural Support Decking Stairs Railings Accessories Finishing & Maintaining Your Deck Custom Deck Projects Gallery of Inspiring Decks Black & Decker: The Complete Guide to Decks offers complete step-by-step photos and instructions, so even homeowners with limited DIY experience are assured of a deck that meets their needs. So, don't wait any longer; build the deck of your dreams and start enjoying it!
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Black Decker The Complete Guide to Treehouses 2nd edition

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Treehouses  2nd edition

This book includes: Planning & design ideas Basic carpentry instruction Complete treehouse plans Options and ideas for 1-, 2-, and 3-trunk treehouses

Author: Philip Schmidt

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 9781589236615

Category: House & Home

Page: 224

View: 207

Treehouses are more popular today than ever before. Our original treehouse book, The Complete Guide: Build Your Kids a Treehouse, was published in 2007. It exceeded all sales projections right out of the gate and continues to be a leading title in the treehouse category. Now, we've made it even better. The expanded edition features three all-new treehouses shown in complete step by step detail, along with full plans. Also includes an expanded inspiration section, offering a wider variety of unique and interesting treehouses that generate ideas and excitement. Exciting book for parents or grandparents to use with their children.
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The Complete Guide to Building Decks

The Complete Guide to Building Decks

Provides instructions for designing and planning a deck and deck furnishings, including tools, materials, and techniques.

Author: Creative Publishing International

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 0865734275

Category: House & Home

Page: 302

View: 522

Provides instructions for designing and planning a deck and deck furnishings, including tools, materials, and techniques.
Categories: House & Home

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Sheds 2nd Edition

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Sheds  2nd Edition

This second edition of Creative Publishing international's The Complete Guide to Contemporary Sheds picks up where the original left off.

Author: Black & Decker Corporation (Towson, Md.)

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 9781589236608

Category: House & Home

Page: 256

View: 393

Rev. ed. of: The complete guide to contemporary sheds / Philip Schmidt. c2008.
Categories: House & Home

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Porches Patio Rooms

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Porches   Patio Rooms

This book is an indispensable source of information on planning, designing, and building the addition of your dreams, from digging foundations to final decorating.

Author: Phil Schmidt

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 9781616739188

Category: House & Home

Page: 240

View: 863

A modern twist on a nostalgic favorite Nothing says elegant, genteel living like a well built, well appointed porch or sunroom. The Complete Guide to Porches & Patio Rooms offers design advice and easy-to-follow, concise instructions for adding living spaces that bring the indoors and outdoors together in delightful ways. In addition to offering hundreds of inspirational ideas, the book provides thorough plans and photo directions for six versatile, flexible architectural projects. For the 500,000 homeowners now building sunrooms each year, this book explores the most popular functions and then offers step-by-step instructions to design and build those specific spaces. For example, an open porch can be used for social gatherings, as a sheltered outdoor cooking space, or simply be added simply to improve a home’s curb appeal. A sunroom can serve as a full room addition to a home, complete with protective walls, ceilings, and electrical service; can serve as an indoor garden space for green living plants; or could be put into service as a music conservatory for an elegant grand piano. This book is an indispensable source of information on planning, designing, and building the addition of your dreams, from digging foundations to final decorating.
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Black and Decker Here s How Decks

Black and Decker Here s How   Decks

This book features the same quality information and world-class color photography made famous in the best-selling Complete Guide to Decks, but at a new, affordable price.

Author:

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 9781616737382

Category: House & Home

Page: 96

View: 274

Here's How...Decks offers the basics of building an entire deck from start to finish, at a price never before offered. For less than $10.00, readers get complete instructions and illustrations for laying out and building a basic deck. Presenting this challenging project through a series of 12 easy-to-follow steps, the book makes deck construction easy and affordable for the value-conscious consumer. This book features the same quality information and world-class color photography made famous in the best-selling Complete Guide to Decks, but at a new, affordable price.
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Houghton Mifflin English Grammar and Composition

Houghton Mifflin English  Grammar and Composition

Accompanied by natural stone projects for both the home and landscape, this revised edition furnishes the latest information on decorative concrete finishes, new tools and building materials, and much more. Original.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:14637794

Category: English language

Page:

View: 532

Categories: English language

Black and Decker The Complete Guide to Creative Landscapes

Black and Decker The Complete Guide to Creative Landscapes

Up until now, landscapes have been considered mostly ornamental, and average homeowners were thought to be incapable of designing and creating a great landscape. This book will change all that.

Author: Bryan Trandem

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 161060329X

Category: Gardening

Page: 320

View: 145

The Complete Guide to Creative Landscapes represents a new, innovative way to look at the yard and landscape. Up until now, landscapes have been considered mostly ornamental, and average homeowners were thought to be incapable of designing and creating a great landscape. This book will change all that. In refreshingly simple and practical language, The Complete Guide to Creative Landscapes teaches the seven secrets of good landscape design, shows how to plan a stylish landscape that meets practical family needs, and teaches readers how to build a functional, beautiful landscape. With this innovative method, readers will learn how to create a new or "remodeled" landscape consisting of outdoor "rooms" dedicated to various lifestyle activities. A landscape built using this method will be attractive and stylish-but more important, it will provide practical outdoor living space. In addition, readers will learn how to put the finishing touches on a new landscape, thanks to comprehensive plans and directions for more than 20 beautiful and ingenious garden ornaments-ranging from simple cedar planter boxes to elegant copper archways and trellises. Highlights: Includes more than 60 how-to projects that can be built with ordinary materials available at any home center. Each project includes complete directions and step-by-step photography. Includes a wide range of projects, from the very simple (creating a planting bed) to major hardscape features (building a retaining wall). Refreshingly simple and practical approach to the principles of landscape design-a book that is useful, not intimidating. The only "big book" of landscaping that includes a section on building garden ornaments. Innovative book design features an exciting blend of state-of-the-art color photography and elegant, hand-crafted illustrations. Contains a reference appendix, that includes helpful web sites, manufacturers, and an additional reading list. Also includes a complete index.
Categories: Gardening

Black and Decker the Complete Photo Guide to Decks 7th Edition

Black and Decker the Complete Photo Guide to Decks 7th Edition

Calling attention to composite deckboards and railings, as well as other PVC products made from recycled plastic, the new materials systems featured in this book are environmentally friendly, easy to work with, rot resistant, and very low ...

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press

Publisher: Cool Springs Press

ISBN: 0760371539

Category:

Page: 272

View: 479

Be inspired by new design and follow the latest codes as you custom build the deck of your dreams. Architecture, building codes, and design are not static; they change constantly. That's why there's a new edition of the best-selling BLACK+DECKER The Complete Photo Guide to Decks, incorporating updates to national building codes, as well as new developments in building materials and design. Calling attention to composite deckboards and railings, as well as other PVC products made from recycled plastic, the new materials systems featured in this book are environmentally friendly, easy to work with, rot resistant, and very low maintenance. Whether you opt for manufactured deck products or wood, the success of your project depends upon a sturdy deck undercarriage. Accomplishing this isn't difficult, but building the framework requires that you have the latest information on building codes. In recent years, these codes have changed significantly, affecting everything from post diameter to allowable joist hangers to railing height and even the size of concrete footings. BLACK+DECKER The Complete Photo Guide to Decks 7th Edition is the only DIY deck book that's fully updated to conform to the latest codes. Chapters covered in the book include: Deck Planning & Design Deck Materials & Tools Structural Support Decking Stairs Railings Accessories Finishing & Maintaining Your Deck Custom Deck Projects Gallery of Inspiring Decks BLACK+DECKER The Complete Photo Guide to Decks 7th Edition offers complete step-by-step photos and instructions, so even homeowners with limited DIY experience are assured of a deck that meets their needs. So, don't wait any longer; build the deck of your dreams and start enjoying it!
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Black Decker The Complete Guide to Sheds 3rd Edition

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Sheds  3rd Edition

Black & Decker Complete Guide to Sheds 3rd Edition contains all the most popular building plans from the previous editions, with new information on popular miniature tool sheds and "she sheds".

Author: Editors of CPi

Publisher: Black & Decker Complete Guide

ISBN: 9781591866732

Category: House & Home

Page: 256

View: 197

This exciting new 3rd edition of the bestselling title, Black & Decker Complete Guide to Sheds has the perfect plan for anyone who is building his or her own backyard shed. The most popular plans from previous editions are preserved, from small garage-style sheds with overhead doors, to kit sheds, to contemporary utility sheds with a dramatic flair. This new edition delves into new styles that are drawing strong interest today, including tiny sheds, miniature tool sheds, and even small habitable sheds that are designed to function mostly as a quiet retreat for practicing a particular hobby or activity. As with all of the hardworking, practical sheds from earlier editions, the new varieties include full-color step by step photos, complete building plan drawings with cutting lists, and clear how-to instructions. Shed-building, like any other building process, starts with good techniques. That's why the general skills section has been updated and improved. With this complete guide, you can build just about any shed you dream of. Plus, you'll find information on new tools and products that will make your project go faster and more smoothly. Rounded out with helpful information on important considerations like siting and zoning, Black & Decker Complete Guide to Sheds 3rd Edition truly is a complete guide to this very popular DIY activity.
Categories: House & Home

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Roofing Siding

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Roofing   Siding

The Complete Guide to Roofing & Siding covers all traditional materials, from wood lap siding, brick, concrete block, stucco, stone veneer, and wooden shakes to vinyl, raised-ridge metal roofing, and fiber/cement lap siding.

Author: Chris Marshall

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 9781589237179

Category: House & Home

Page: 256

View: 260

"This updated 3rd edition of Black & Decker's Complete Guide to Roofing & Siding provides detailed and updated information on modern materials and techniques for evaluating, installing, and maintaining a wide variety of roofing and siding materials"--Provided by publisher.
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Library Journal

Library Journal

95 CAN BLACK DECKER BLACKS DECHER BLACK & DECKER
BLACKSDECKER BLACK & DECKER The Complete Guide PAINTING
MASONRY MAINTAIN YOUR POOL & SPA DECKS Patios Plan , Build and
Maintain The Complete ...

Author: Melvil Dewey

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015081490461

Category: Libraries

Page:

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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
Categories: Libraries

The Complete Guide to Patios

The Complete Guide to Patios

A comprehensive guide to outdoor patios and living spaces furnishes an introduction to the most popular building materials, along with complete guidelines on how to design, plan, and construct twelve different types of patios and tips on ...

Author: Philip Schmidt

Publisher: Creative Pub International

ISBN: 9781589233058

Category: House & Home

Page: 239

View: 124

A comprehensive guide to outdoor patios and living spaces furnishes an introduction to the most popular building materials, along with complete guidelines on how to design, plan, and construct twelve different types of patios and tips on how to repair and maintain all kinds of outdoor spaces. Original.
Categories: House & Home

The Complete Guide to Yards Gardens Landscapes

The Complete Guide to Yards  Gardens   Landscapes

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WO ora B BH The Complete Guide to ... Walls & Gates Building Decks Great
Decks & Furnishings Advanced Deck Building Building Porches & Patios Exterior
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Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: 1589231651

Category: Gardening

Page: 254

View: 321

Categories: Gardening

Black Decker The Complete Guide to Outdoor Wood Projects

Black   Decker The Complete Guide to Outdoor Wood Projects

The Complete Guide to Outdoor Wood Projects provides an exciting mixture of these projects, ranging from the basic, practical storage projects to decorative, ornamental accessories.

Author: Creative Publishing Editors

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 1610603230

Category: House & Home

Page: 256

View: 222

Wood accessories add function and beauty to your landscape. Wood furnishings and accessories for the landscape are enormously popular, and most are very easy to build using ordinary hand power tools. The Complete Guide to Outdoor Wood Projects provides an exciting mixture of these projects, ranging from the basic, practical storage projects to decorative, ornamental accessories. Some projects can be built in an hour or two, others might require a weekend, but each project includes foolproof directions, clear illustrations, and color photography to guide you every step of the way.
Categories: House & Home