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A contemporary and energetically designed encyclopedia of DIY with every part you want to know to roll up your sleeves and cook dinner it, construct it, sew it, clear it, or restore it your self. In different phrases, every part you’d have discovered out of your store and residence ec academics, when you’d had them.
The Useful Guide options 138 sensible tasks and how-tos, with step-by-step directions and illustrations, related charts, sidebars, lists, and helpful toolboxes. There’s a kitchen crash course, together with the must-haves for a well-stocked pantry; how to boil an egg (and peel it frustration-free); how to grill, steam, sauté, and roast greens. There’s Stitching 101, plus how to fold a fitted sheet, tie a tie, mop a flooring, make a mattress, and set the desk for a proper dinner.
Subsequent up: a 21st-century store class. The instruments that everybody ought to have, and dozens of cool tasks that train basic methods. Apply measuring, chopping, and nailing by constructing a birdhouse. Make a bookshelf or a riveted steel image body. Plus: do-it-yourself plumbing; automobile restore fundamentals; and residence upkeep, from priming and portray to refinishing wooden flooring.
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