Synopses & Reviews
For over thirty years Heloise's column "Hints from Heloise" has been an American institution, read by millions daily. In All-New Hints from Heloise
, her first new household-hints book in almost a decade, Heloise has created an indispensable home reference guide that focuses specifically on today's changing life- styles. The operative word today is convenience
--getting what has to be done accomplished in the limited time available.
You will still find an abundance of the time-tested household hints from Heloise so many have come to expect, from removing spots and stains to caring for household plants and fixing squeaky floors. In addition, you will also find scores of hints on using and maintaining household appliances that simply didn't exist in most homes a decade ago. Organized by subject, and cross-referenced with a comprehensive index, All-New Hints from Heloise provides up-to-date advice on everything from home care inside and outside to travel, entertainment, children, pets, and more.
This is the first household self-help book to take readers beyond the traditional concerns of the past and help prepare them to overcome the hurdles of the '90s.
Hundreds of quick, economical, and simple solutions for hundreds of household problems-----at the touch of a fingertip. From one of America's most trusted names, a home reference that will be used again and again, featuring tried-and-true, money-saving, stress-reducing, time-saving advice on:
Organizing, cleaning, and repairing everything in the home
Setting up and running a home office
First aid and safety
Entertaining for special and everyday occasions
Traveling for fun or work
Syndicated to over 500 newspapers internationally, "Hints from Heloise" has become an American institution, read by millions daily. Here, readers will find scores of new hints plus tips on using and caring for new high-tech equipment such as microwave ovens, telephone answering machines, home computers, VCRs, CD players, and more.
About the Author
For generations, Heloise has been the name in household advice. Continuing in the tradition of her mother, the original Heloise, today's Heloise has become a media phenomenon. Along with her numerous television appearances and worldwide syndicated newspaper column, she has a monthly feature in Good Housekeeping, and her own website. Heloise is the author of several bestselling books.