Family Handyman Trade Secrets: Fix Your Home Like a Pro!
We all have household projects that we keep putting off because we don't quite know how to go about doing them or we simply don't have the time. Now, ... Show synopsis We all have household projects that we keep putting off because we don't quite know how to go about doing them or we simply don't have the time. Now, Trade Secrets can help you shorten your to-do list by teaching you how to complete those projects quickly, safely and effectively. This book will walk you through big projects and also provide tips and tricks that will make the jobs simpler. The tips and techniques include: Putting together a kit of essential toolsTips on basic wall repairUnderstand how to choose and install proper blindsHow to repair holes in plasterHow to hang a heavy pictureTips for sanding a large areaHow to build a home theater systemThe basics of upholsteryCommon exterior paint problems and solutionsHow to sharpen a mower bladeFixing a sluggish garage doorUnderstand how to choose and install proper blinds Next time you have a project to do around the house, just check Trade Secrets for the proper procedure to follow, tools to use and tricks to speed and improve your work. You'll be done in no time and your house will look better than ever.