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Knack Home Repair & Maintenance: An Illustrated Problem Solverby Terry Meany
Synopses & Reviews
Presents an introduction to the most common house repairs and maintenace needs, with explanations and instructions for solutions that include preparation, installation, cleaning, and fixing.
What you can fix, what you can't, and what to do until help arrives
About the Author
Terry Meany is the author of Working Windows (Lyons), The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Plumbing, and The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Electrical Repair. He lives in Seattle, Washington.
Table of Contents
Problem solving — Vital tools — Vital hardware — Vital products — Scratches and chips — Inside leaks/clogs — Outside leaks/clogs — Squeaks/sticky issues — Cracks and holes — Electrical systems — Fungi issues — Pets and pests — Painting — Vital storage — Energy efficency — Outside repairs — Childproofing — Appliances — Maintencace timeline — Resources.
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