DIY: house maintenance manuals

    Decks

    By David Toht

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    Paperback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    The heart of the book is a step- by-step guide to building four different types of deck - a patio deck; a first-story deck; a raised deck and a multi-feature deck - which include a range of decking and railing types and special features. The book concludes with a chapter...

    Duct Tape Engineer

    By Lance Akiyama

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    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Duct Tape Engineer shows how to create fourteen mega projects out of duct tape--backpacks to kayaks and catapults to queen-size beds--right in your own backyard.

    Clay and lime renders, plasters and paints

    By Katy Bryce

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    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.45

    This book was previously published under the title Using Natural Finishes. Clay and Lime Renders, Plasters and Paints is an in-depth guide to the selection, mixing and application of lime and clay based plasters, renders, paints and washes.

    Victorian House Manual

    By Ian Rock

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    Hardback £17.46

    Many of Britain's four million Victorian and Edwardian houses were shoddily built and often require 'essential repairs'. This book shows where to look for danger signs, what's normal and what isn't, and how to fix common defects.

    Period Property Manual

    By Ian Rock

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    Hardback Save £6.74 = £16.25

    Britain has a wonderfully rich stock of period houses - everything from medieval cottages to Georgian townhouses and Edwardian mansions. But many of these historic properties are now at risk

    Felt and Torch on Roofing

    By Tim Richardson

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    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    A detailed guide to installing high performance felt and torch on roofs, for both DIY enthusiasts and professional roofers. From safety precautions, to the tips and tricks to keep a flat roof water-tight for many years, it teaches the novice how to successfully complete their first felt roof to a...

    Wiring and Lighting

    By Chris Kitcher

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    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    A guide to DIY wiring around the home. It sets out the regulations and legal requirements surrounding electrical installation work, giving clear guidelines that may enable the reader to understand what electrical work they are able to carry out, and what the testing and certification requirements are once the work...

    Collins Complete Plumbing and Central Heating

    By Albert Jackson

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    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The definitive, easy-to-follow guide to plumbing and heating repairs in your home.

    Collins Complete Wiring and Lighting

    By Albert Jackson

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    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    A completely revised, redesigned and updated edition of the number one guide to home wiring and lighting, now in handy paperback format. Contains comprehensive and up-to-date information on the new electrical regulations.

    Roof Tiling and Slating

    By Kevin Taylor

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    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Shows you how to fix a roof tile or slate, and how to go about repairing or replacing them. This book is about roof tiling and slating, which also includes some of the trickier problems and how they can be resolved.

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