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Passive Solar Architecture: Heating, Cooling, Ventilation and Daylighting Using Natural Flows

David A. Bainbridge

New buildings can be designed to be solar oriented, naturally heated and cooled, naturally lit and ventilated, and made with renewable, sustainable materials - no matter the location or climate.In this comprehensive overview of passive solar design, two... (read more)

Remodeling Specification
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Black & Decker the Book of Home How-To: Complete Photo Guide to Home Repair & Improvement (Black & Decker Complete Guide To...)

Cool Springs Press

 All the DIY information you need for your home: easy to search and easy to use. The editors at Cool Springs Press know a thing or two about DIY home improvement and maintenance—we’ve been writing about it for the past quarter... (read more)

Wiring and Lighting
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Led Lighting: A Primer to Lighting the Future

Sal Cangeloso

Were on the brink of a lighting revolution with light-emitting diodes—the tiny LEDs youve seen in electronic devices for years. With this practical guide, youll go behind the scenes to see how and why manufacturers are now designing LED... (read more)

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Keep Out!: Build Your Own Backyard Clubhouse: A Step-By-Step Guide

Lee Mothes

A Hideaway Everyone Can Build There's nothing like the promise of a members-only clubhouse to inspire kids to learn building skills, develop a plan, and work together. Even families with no prior building knowledge will be amazed at how easy and... (read more)

House Planning
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Best-Selling 1-Story Home Plans

Creative Homeowner Press

Providing a combination of full-color photography and illustrations, Best-Selling 1-Story Home Plans offers readers 400 plans of the best, most-stylish home designs available, chosen for the book as most desirable based on actual sales data. From... (read more)

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Best Signature Outdoor Kitchens

Creative Homeowner

As a showcase of Signature Outdoor Kitchens magazine's top outdoor kitchens, Best Signature Outdoor Kitchens provides a glimpse of 60 modern, state-of-the-art kitchens designed for outdoors from leading designers around the country. With... (read more)

Outdoor Structures
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The Complete Guide to Building Backyard Ponds, Fountains, and Waterfalls for Homeowners: Everything You Need to Know Explained Simply (Back-To-Basics)

Melissa Samaroo

In today’s economy, homeowners are looking for a way to increase the value of their houses in a unique and cost-effective way. According to HGTV, the popular home and garden cable television station, water features are currently among the hottest... (read more)

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Building Dry-Stack Stone Walls

Rob Gallagher

A dry-stack stonewall is a project that almost anyone can build, and it will last well over a century if built correctly. Like most projects, knowing all of the steps involved is critical to ensure a safe and solid job. This book provides thorough, step... (read more)

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