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Image of  How to Build a House
product: 110519678

Since its founding in 1976, the non-profit Habitat for Humanity International has built more than 255,000 houses for more than one million people and families in need world wide. First published in 20

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Image of  Building Country Comforts
product: 110517747

Perfect for today's focus on green building techniques and self-reliance, this how-to guide combines and updates two classics, In Harmony with Nature and Country Comforts. The book showcases homes

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Image of  A Carpenter's Life As Told By Houses
product: 110514026

Part memoir, part cultural history, this is a book about the history of homebuilding in America over the past 100 years, told through twelve unique but modest houses that the author knows intimately.

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Image of  The Energy Smart House
product: 110514095

The Energy-Smart House, from the editors of Fine Homebuilding, provides all the advice needed to become an energy-smart homeowner. Features articles on the methods, materials and technology that will

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Image of  Build Like A Pro: Building A Shed
product: 110519661

This book in the successful ‘Build Like a Pro’ series, shows how to build five different types of shed, but its real value to the would-be shed builder is the detailed coverage of material

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Image of  For Pros By Pros: Building Tips and Techniques
product: 110516875

For over 20 years, Fine Homebuilding readers have consistently picked the Tips and Techniques column as their favorite part of the magazine. It’s easy to understand why. This is the place where

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Image of  The Cabin
product: 110516448

In this one-of-a-kind book, you'll discover an amazing array of design styles and materials -- from sticks and stones to sheet metal and glass. You'll find 37 inspirational cabins from all ove

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Image of  For Pros By Pros: Tiling
product: 110513371

Relatively affordable as DIY projects go, tiling is also one of the most popular among homeowners. New tile can cover a multitude of sins and transform a space, from tiny entry to spacious kitchen, in

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Image of  Cabins & Cottages
product: 110515397

Whether building a summer cottage in the woods or homesteading off the grid, this book gives readers a logical and sensible approach to building permanent shelter in out of the way places. Building a

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Image of  Convert Your Home to Solar Energy
product: 110512527

This definitive homeowner’s guide to solar energy has arrived at just the right time. With the cost of heating oil and electricity fluctuating wildly, consumers are clamouring for information on

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Image of  Working with Concrete
product: 110516141

In Working with Concrete, veteran builder Rick Arnold explains everything from mix characteristics and formwork options to waterproofing details and repair procedures. You'll benefit from Arnold&#

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Image of  The New Wood Finishing Book
product: 110512990

Anyone who finishes wood should own this completely revised version of the highly acclaimed The Woodfinishing Book. Michael Dresdner successfully demystifies the art and science of finishing with cl

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Image of  For Pros By Pros: Roofing, Flashing & Waterproofing
product: 110517780

This collection of 18 articles explains the tools, techniques and trade secrets used by the experts to successfully complete flashing, roofing and waterproofing projects and ensure the job is correct

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Image of  Build Like A Pro: Building Decks
product: 110513555

This essential reference for pros and passionate amateurs is back with a fresh design and new content. Written by respected builders from all over America, this completely revised and expanded edition

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Image of  Tiling Complete
product: 110518121

This all-encompassing DIY manual takes a head-on approach to every home tiling situation - except those best left for the pros! Loaded with photos and laid out in an intuitive, accessible format, it&r

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Image of  For Pros By Pros: Windows And Doors
product: 110514833

"In this book Taunton present 21 articles from past issues of Fine Homebuilding magazine, - all of which deal with windows and doors-choosing them, building them, installing them, fixing them. W

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Image of  The Timber-Frame House
product: 110511290

Tedd Benson, the most respected name in timber frame design, presents an in-depth look at the processes involved in building a timber-frame home. For homeowners and fans of this classic building form

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Image of  For Pros By Pros: Graphic Guide to Frame Construction
product: 110510233

The book that builders, architects and students have relied on for almost 20 years has been completely updated to cover new materials, construction methods and the latest building code revisions. The

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Image of  The Building Work Handbook
product: 110516891

Whether a professional builder or a homeowner about to embark on building work, this handy-sized book contains everything needed to ensure the work runs smoothly. Thorough, clearly explained advice an

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Image of  Finishing a House
product: 110513937

Roe Osborn’s first book, Framing a House, tackled the complex art of house framing. Now, in this follow-up volume, he lays out all the steps and instruction required to complete the inside. The
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