New help for new homeowners Homeowners who are ready to remodel, just moving in, or ready to tackle their first DIY repair will find Black a Decker The Complete Photo Guide for New Homeowners indispensable. Filled with easy-to-follow projects for all of the most common repairs and installations homeowners confront, this is the essential guide for readers with little to no do-it-yourself experience. This book is carefully tailored for the needs of homeowners new to the art of home repair and maintenance. Each section includes an overview of the topic; including information on common tools and materials, overall house systems, and how to evaluate different situations. Then specific projects start with a list of common terms and a photographed list of the tools and materials needed for the project at hand. Detailed, step-by-step photo instructions follow.Jack stud a A wall-framing member used to support a header in a doorway or window opening. Jamb a The top and side pieces that make up the finished frame of a door opening. Joists a The framing members that support the floor.
|Title||:||Black & Decker The Complete Photo Guide Homeowner Basics|
|Author||:||Jodie Carter, Matthew Palmer, Steve Wilson, Jerri Farris, David Griffin|
|Publisher||:||Creative Publishing international - 2008-04-01|