Masonry Complete

Expert Advice from Start to Finish

Author: Cody Macfie

Publisher: Taunton Press


Category: House & Home

Page: 249

View: 990

Old furniture, whether a treasured heirloom or consignment shop find, is often better made than anything that can be bought today. So, why let damaged finishes detract from a beautiful piece when you can repair or refinish it in a way that preserves the piece and makes it look as good as new? Author Jeff Jewitt, a professional refinisher with over 30 years' experience, shares his tricks, shortcuts and tools of the trade in Refinishing Furniture Made Simple, an easy-to-follow book/DVD set that is sure to fly off the shelves. Weekend refinishers as well as professional woodworkers will benefit from the insider tips on how to evaluate the condition of a piece to decide the best strategy for rejuvenating it, repair and revive finishes to enhance their beauty while preserving their patina and match an old finish for a seamless look.

The Complete Guide to Masonry & Stonework

Includes Decorative Concrete Treatments


Publisher: Creative Publishing International


Category: House & Home

Page: 302

View: 444

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.

Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Masonry & Stonework, 3rd edition

*Poured Concrete *Brick & Block *Natural Stone *Stucco

Author: Editors of Creative Publishing

Publisher: Creative Publishing international


Category: House & Home

Page: 320

View: 366

No projects offer more aesthetic or financial satisfaction than DIY masonry and stonework projects. Homeowners can routinely save thousands of dollars in labor costs by buying and installing materials that are now readily available for routine purchase. This book includes traditional techniques for laying concrete adapted to the special needs of ordinary homeowners, but also features cutting edge materials and techniques, such as tumbled concrete pavers, acid-etching for colored concrete slabs, and important green paving options, such as rain-garden arroyos and permeable pavers. Several cutting edge projects are included, such as polished concrete countertops and stamped concrete walkways. A complete outdoor kitchen project, ideal for a patio, is also included.

The Complete Guide to Painting and Decorating

Author: Creative Publishing International

Publisher: Creative Publishing International


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 287

View: 581

Presents decorating ideas for improving the appearance and style of any room

Light on Masonry

A Collection of All the Most Important Documents on the Subject of Speculative Free Masonry : Embracing the Reports of the Western Committees in Relation to the Abduction of William Morgan ... with All the Degrees of the Order Conferred in a Master's Lodge ...

Author: David Bernard



Category: Anti-masonic party

Page: 552

View: 955

Home Improvement

Author: Black & Decker Corporation

Publisher: Creative Publishing International



Page: 506

View: 373

The most up-to-date book of its type available, devoted entirely to step-by-step remodeling projects designed to improve the value of readers homes. 1700 photos.

Fundamentals of Construction Estimating

Author: David Pratt

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 512

View: 567

FUNDAMENTALS OF CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATING 3rd edition presents estimating procedures in a clear and precise manner explaining all the procedures of estimating the cost of construction work such as quantity takeoff, pricing of the contractor's work, pricing sub-trade work, pricing site overhead and compiling bid documents. This book offers readers thorough instruction on the principles of construction estimating and the skills to become a professional estimator by using drawings for two complete projects - one residential and one commercial, thereby leading the reader through the complete estimating process which can be used in various trades on many different types of construction projects. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.