With its first three volumes, Popular Mechanics MoneySmart Makeovers is helping thousands redo their kitchens, bathrooms, and living rooms. Now the successful series--written by one of the most trusted experts in DIY--steps outside, with authentic makeovers that anyone can accomplish. After discussing in detail all the basics that go into constructing a good porch, deck or patio, Rick Peters gets to work and remodels one of each, three times-- economy, mid-range, and high-range-to demonstrate what you can achieve on a real- world budget. While there are beautiful shots to inspire you to try your own makeover, these are no studio set-ups, every project was designed and carried out on an actual family's home.IF youa#39;re planning on painting the door, consider a metal door; For a natural look, go with solid wood (or check out the new metal doors that have an outer skin at wood veneer). For more on replacing a door, see pages I58aIAcl. The slidinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Popular Mechanics MoneySmart Makeovers|
|Publisher||:||Hearst Books - 2005|