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  • Shipping Container Homes

    How to build a shipping container home, including plans, cool ideas, and more!

    by Daniel Knight

    SHIPPING CONTAINER HOMESNot only are shipping container homes eco friendly, they're also extremely unique, fun to build, and are way cheaper to build than a regular house!These container homes have been rapidly growing in popularity, and for good reason.If you'd like to get started with building a container home, then this is the right book for you!Through reading this book you will discover what ... Read more

    $3.29 AUD

  • Beginner's Guide to Japanese Joinery

    Make Japanese Joints in 8 Steps With Minimal Tools

    by Jin Izuhara

    If you want to make Japanese joints, without spending money on expensive tools then read on...Are you a weekend carpenter that wants to make traditional Japanese joints?Do you want to apply Japanese ingenuity of design to everyday furniture and give them a special character?Do you want to do so without spending a lot of time or money?For centuries before the invention of screws and fasteners, ... Read more

    $4.39 AUD

  • Shipping Container Homes: How To Build A Shipping Container Home For Cheap And Live Mortgage-Free For Life

    by John Clark

    One Simple Guide About Everything You Need To Know For Building The Shipping Container Home Of Your DreamsWant a guide on how to build a shipping container home? You are at the right place!You’re about to discover how to build your very own shipping container home, with no mortgage payments. Living in a shipping container house has it's benefits, one of them being that you can do the construction ... Read more

    $7.36 AUD

  • Home Improvement Tips and Tricks

    Hands-on Projects and Decorating Ideas on a Budget

    by Christina Salway

    Step-by-Step Projects from a Successful and Sassy Interior Designer!Searching for a house or apartment is difficult enough on its own; transforming it into your home is an entirely different story. Home Improvement Tips and Tricks aims to give you the knowhow to decorate while staying within your budget, all presented in an engaging and approachable way. Each project is accompanied by a list of ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Carpentry for Homeowners

    Basic Carpentry Skills & Everyday Home Repairs

    by Chris Marshall

    series Black & Decker Complete Guide
    New Edition! Everyday Carpentry for Every Homeowner.For today's homeowner, basic carpentry skills are an absolute must. Professional handymen are in rare supply these days, and if you can find them at all, they may command exorbitant rates for work that takes just an hour or two to do. Best of all, modern tools are inexpensive and easy to use, making most home carpentry tasks a breeze to do-it ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • Woodworking For Dummies

    by Jeff Strong

    You've seen a few shows on TV, and working with wood looks like it could be quite entertaining and rewarding. After all, you get to create something that you can proudly display to your friends and family. But where and how do you begin to move from expressed interest to hands-on experience?Woodworking For Dummies shows you how your raw building materials stack up, with everything you wood need to ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • The Handbuilt Home

    34 Simple Stylish and Budget-Friendly Woodworking Projects for Every Room

    by Ana White

    Create a Beautiful, Modern Home with One-of-a-Kind DIY FurnitureBeds, organizers, Adirondack chairs, a play table, and more! It's easy to build inexpensive, quality furnishings with this indispensible collection of woodworking projects from Ana White, the popular blogger who has inspired millions of homemakers with her stylish furniture plans and DIY spirit. As a young mom on a tight budget, Ana ... Read more

    $21.66 AUD

  • The Old-House Doctor

    The Essential Guide to Repairing, Restoring, and Rejuvenating Your Old Home

    by Christopher Evers

    Old houses are charming, but owning one can be a labor of love. Expert carpenter and house "doctor" Christopher Evers equates old homes with ailing patients, describing how you can successfully "treat" your old house and make it good as new. With over 300 clear, line illustrations, Evers provides a practical guide to repairing, renovating, and preserving your old house--basement to attic--so you ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Microshelters

    59 Creative Cabins, Tiny Houses, Tree Houses, and Other Small Structures

    by Derek “Deek” Diedricksen

    If you dream of living in a tiny house, or creating a getaway in the backwoods or your backyard, you’ll love this gorgeous collection of creative and inspiring ideas for tiny houses, cabins, forts, studios, and other microshelters. Created by a wide array of builders and designers around the United States and beyond, these 59 unique and innovative structures show you the limits of what is possible ... Read more

    $20.23 AUD

  • 50 Contractor Garage Plans Construction Blueprints: Sheds, Barns, Garages, Apartment Garages

    by John Davidson

    series Plans and Blueprints - How to Build #10
    50 Contractor Garage Plans Construction BlueprintsSpec pages for sheds, barns, garages, apartment garagesAll of these garages have been designed and built over the last couple years. John Davidson has drawn over 1000 garage and barn plans and here are 50 of the designs in this book.20 Garages with apartments that you can look at to build a garage and add the office or apartment for the teenager or ... Read more

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  • Shipping Container Homes

    The best guide to building a shipping container home and tiny house living, including plans, tips, FAQs, and more!

    by Damon Jones

    SHIPPING CONTAINER HOMESShipping container homes are rapidly growing in popularity for a wide variety of reasons. Not only are they unique, they are also very inexpensive, often costing up to 50% less than a traditionally built house of comparable size!Container homes are eco-friendly, affordable, and aesthetically pleasing – making them an easy choice for many new homeowners.This book will ... Read more

    $3.29 AUD

  • Norwegian Wood

    The guide to chopping, stacking and drying wood the Scandinavian way

    by Lars Mytting and 2 more

    THE DEFINITIVE WOOD-CUTTER'S BIBLE - THE BESTSELLING, YEAR-ROUND GUIDE TO CHOPPING, STACKING AND DRYING WOOD"The book has spread like wildfire" Daily Mail"A how-to book with poetry at its heart" T.L.S."A step-by-step guide to preparing your wood store" IndependentWhether you're a seasoned woodcutter, or your passion is yet to be kindled, NO... ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • The Simple Living Handbook

    Discover the Joy of a De-Cluttered Life

    by Lorilee Lippincott

    Where did all this stuff come from? I don’t have time for a life. I need to get away! Ever feel this way? Society is quick to fill our minds and homes with all the latest gadgets, tools, obligations, and entertainment, but what happens when it all doesn’t fit? The Simple Living Handbook is a how-to memoir about creating a life that has space for what really matters to you.Lippincott’s road to ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Easy-to-Build Adirondack Furniture

    Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-216

    by Mary Twitchell

    Building Adirondack furniture is a time-honored craft. Sturdy and rustic, this furniture can be a beautiful addition to any indoor decor, although it's most often used to set the scene outdoors. There, the furniture is subjected to a lifetime of abuse. Yearly it moves from somewhere hidden away (probably dark and musty winter storage) to front-and-center on the summer stage. Now, hour after hour ... Read more

    $5.93 AUD

  • Good Clean Fun

    Misadventures in Sawdust at Offerman Woodshop

    by Nick Offerman

    After two New York Times bestsellers, Nick Offerman—woodworker, actor, comedian, and co-host of NBC’s crafting competition series Making It—returns with the subject for which he’s known best—his incredible real-life woodshop.Nestled among the glitz and glitter of Tinseltown is a testament to American elbow grease and an honest-to-god hard day’s work: Offerman Woodshop. Captained by hirsute ... Read more

    $31.01 AUD

  • Making Things Right

    A Master Carpenter at Work

    by Ole Thorstensen and 1 more

    A celebration of good craftsmanship by a Norwegian master carpenter - the anatomy of a job well done."An enriching and poetic tribute to manual labour" Karl Ove Knausgård"In Thorstensen's skilled hands, the everyday story of a suburban loft conversion is turned into an urgent study on the value of doing good work. It should be widely read." Robert Penn - author of The Man Who Made Things Out of ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Wood Pallet for Beginners: Simple, Fun and Cool DIY Projects for Interior and Outdoor Design

    DIY Woodwork

    by Calvin Hale

    So this morning at 2:00 am you heard a large crash and now that daylight has risen, you see that your front lawn is filled with pallets from an overturned semi. After the insurance adjuster has come by and issued you a check, you still have a yard full of pallets, and no idea short of the world’s biggest marshmallow roast of what to do with them.Well, buddy, there is a solution to this problem ... Read more

    $6.49 AUD

  • Shipping Container Homes

    A Complete Guide to Building a Container Home and Tiny House Living

    by Peter Johnson

    SHIPPING CONTAINER HOMESA shipping container home is a more affordable option for home ownership, as you can build a new construction for far less than it costs to build a conventional home. They require fewer materials to build, and the materials are often much cheaper to begin with than those used in a traditional home.A shipping container home can also be built much faster than regular home ... Read more

    $3.29 AUD

  • A Complete Guide to Hardwood Flooring

    by Deivida Sliazas

    Considering Remodeling? Read This First!Have you ever wondered if installing hardwood floors in your home is right for you? Have you asked yourself if the benefits of installing hardwood floors in your home worth the cost? Is there a lot of maintenance? How long will they last?All of these questions and more are answered in A Complete Guide to Hardwood Flooring.The best part about hardwood ... Read more

    Free

  • Survive and Thrive: Beginners Complete Guide to Off-Grid Living and Family Preparedness

    by Jim Kilpatrick

    When people speak of self-sufficiency or living off-the-grid, one often starts to think of an isolated, stone-age like lifestyle devoid of creature comforts. And while making the transition to completely self-sufficient living can seem daunting for sure, with the right plan and enough preparation it doesn't have to be as difficult as you think. You don't even have to say goodbye to things like ... Read more

    $3.83 AUD

  • The Homebuilt Winery

    43 Projects for Building and Using Winemaking Equipment

    by Steve Hughes

    Build your own winery! Learn how to set up a home winery and construct all the basic equipment for just a fraction of what commercially manufactured products would cost. Leading you through the entire winemaking process, Steve Hughes includes building plans and step-by-step instructions for making more than 30 essential winemaking tools. From fashioning presses and pumps to the best way to fill ... Read more

    $20.23 AUD

  • Intermediate Guide to Japanese Joinery

    The Secret to Making Complex Japanese Joints and Furniture Using Affordable Tools

    by Jin Izuhara

    Are you a weekend hobby carpenter with a passion for creating high-quality pieces, but not quite the equipment budget to match?Would you like to know how to create Japanese joints using common tools?Japanese joinery is an ancient carpentry skill developed in a time before mass production when ingenuity and character of design still mattered. Now, you can revive this ancient art and introduce it to ... Read more

    $3.29 AUD

  • PlyDesign

    73 Distinctive DIY Projects in Plywood (and other sheet goods)

    by Philip Schmidt

    Make sleek and functional home furnishings from inexpensive plywood and other off-the-shelf materials using only basic hand and power tools. This unique building guide offers 73 innovative ideas for using plywood to make everything from desks and workstations to children’s playhouses. Projects for every need and skill level are presented with clear assembly diagrams, step-by-step instructions, and ... Read more

    $23.75 AUD

  • Easy-to-Build Bird Feeders

    Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-209

    by Mary Twitchell

    Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life. ... Read more

    $5.93 AUD