Home & house maintenance

    Washing up is Good for you

    By Department Store For The Mind

    Hardback £10.25

    Washing the dishes really can be good for you, if you do it mindfully.

    Making Things Right

    By Ole Thorstensen

    Hardback £12.65

    A celebration of good craftsmanship by a Norwegian master carpenter - the anatomy of a job well done.

    Baking Soda

    By Jon Sutherland

    Paperback £8.45

    Baking soda is far more than a baking ingredient - it can be used in all manner of household tasks including cleaning, laundry, animal care, and health and beauty. This is the essential guide to maximizing the potential of this cheap, environmentally-friendly and multi-purpose product.

    ULTIMATE WOODWORK BIBLE

    By Ben Plewes

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    This is a practical guide to green woodwork and the coppice crafts, giving information on the tools and techniques for making traditional items, with emphasis on the conservation of the native woodland.

    Make Yourself At Home

    By Moorea Seal

    Hardback £14.45

    From the author of hit journals The 52 Lists Projected 52 Lists for Happiness, here is a home style book to help you express the creativity and style you already have! Make Yourself at Home is all about beautifying your life inside and out.

    Made with Salvaged Wood

    By Hester Van Overbeek

    Paperback £10.25

    Create cool and contemporary furniture and home accessories with 35 simple projects that fully utilise the beauty of salvaged wood.

    IKEAHACKERS.NET 25 Biggest and Best Projects

    By Jules Yap

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    The ingenious team at IkeaHackers.net show you how to transform affordable IKEA products into creative new furniture and more! Jules Yap and the contributors to her wildly popular website IkeaHackers.net show you how to transform affordable IKEAR products into creative new furniture and more. With clear instructions and easy-to-follow photos,...

    Vinegar

    By Maria Costantino

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    This old-fashioned cupboard staple is regaining its rightful place as a cheap, versatile and environmentally friendly solution to many household tasks. Contains sections on how to use vinegar in the laundry, DIY, gardening, health and beauty, pet care and of course in the kitchen. Provides many hints, tips, advice and...

    Lemons

    By Jon Sutherland

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Packed full of tips and suggestions for how to put the humble lemon to good use, this chunky, attractively illustrated, essential guide shows you how to clean around the home, polish, deodorize, deter pests, protect pets, take care of your skin, improve your health and cook tasty dishes.

    50 Things to Do with a Penknife

    By Matt Collins

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    A practical gift guide to the age-old art of whittling. There are 50 projects featured in the book, ranging from quick makes to more elaborate projects, and even a chapter on creating things from cork. Featuring the ultimate crossover of cool craftsmanship and savvy survival-skill projects, this book is the...

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