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  • 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

  • Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Carpentry for Homeowners

    Basic Carpentry Skills & Everyday Home Repairs

    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

    $23.99 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 $24.99 AUD

  • 52 Prepper Projects

    A Project a Week to Help You Prepare for the Unpredictable

    by David Nash ...
    Are you and your family self-reliant? Will you be able to provide for them and keep them safe? The best way to prepare for the future is not through fancy tools and gadgets—it’s experience and knowledge that will best equip you to handle the unexpected.Everyone begins somewhere, especially with disaster preparedness. In 52 Prepper's Projects, you’ll find a project for every week of the year, ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Simple Living Handbook

    Discover the Joy of a De-Cluttered Life

    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

  • Norwegian Wood

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

    by Lars Mytting ...
    Translated by Robert Ferguson, Robert Ferguson ...
    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 $15.99 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

    $9.99 AUD

  • 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

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 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

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 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

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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

    by John Davidson ...
    Book 10 - Plans and Blueprints - How to Build
    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


  • Projects to Get You Off the Grid

    Rain Barrels, Chicken Coops, and Solar Panels

    Instructables is back with this compact book focused on a series of projects designed to get you thinking creatively about thinking green. Twenty Instructables illustrate just how simple it can be to make your own backyard chicken coop, or turn a wine barrel into a rainwater collector.Illustrated with dozens of full-color photographs per project accompanying easy-to-follow instructions, this ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Shipping Container Homes

    The complete guide to building shipping container homes, including plans, FAQS, cool ideas, and more!

    by Andrew Birch, TBD ...
    SHIPPING CONTAINER HOMESShipping container homes are a newly popular method of sustainable housing. Essentially it involves taking a new (or used) shipping container, and turning it into a home, office, or other type of liveable space!There are a huge range of designs that can be created, and multiple shipping containers can be joined together to create a truly unique structure.These shipping ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 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

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 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

    $24.99 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

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • A Complete Guide to Hardwood Flooring

    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


  • Making Things Right

    A Master Carpenter at Work

    Translated by Sean Kinsella ...
    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

  • DIY Wood Pallet Projects

    35 Rustic Modern Upcycling Ideas to Personalize Your Space

    by Karah Bunde ...
    **Turn simple shipping pallets into stunning crafts for your home!With DIY Wood Pallet Projects, you can finally personalize your space without having to spend a fortune on getting that perfect rustic chic look.** Featuring 35 creative upcycling ideas, you'll transform old wood pallets into beautiful projects that will help fill your home and yard with style and personality. If you've never picked ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

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

    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

  • Shipping Container Homes

    A Complete Guide to Planning, Designing, and Building A Shipping Container Home

    by Alec Edwards ...
    SHIPPING CONTAINER HOMESFor many, owning a home is the ultimate goal in their life. To have a place that reflects who one is, their values, and that they can call their own is a natural dream to have. However, in today's economy, owning a house can be more difficult and unattainable than ever before, which has led many people to look at alternative means of home ownership, such as the shipping ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Woodturning with Resin

    Techniques & Projects for Turning Works of Art

    by Keith Lackner ...
    A new technique that has become the #1 subject in the woodturning community with recent YouTube videos surpassing 1MM viewers.Inexpensive and easy-to-learn technique producing “work of art” resultsAuthor is the pioneer in the craft of woodturning with resin with corporate and retail sponsors actively promoting his talentsThe first book covering this new and trending techniqueAudienceWoodturners ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • 100 Contractor House Plans Construction Blueprints: Spec Homes, Cabins, Condos, 4 Plexs and Custom Homes

    by John Davidson ...
    Book 11 - Plans and Blueprints - How to Build
    100 Contractor House Plans Construction Blueprints is a catalog of home plans built into a e-book. All styles of homes are in this bookSpec Home PlansCabins PlansCondos4 PlexsCustom HomesSmall Starter HomesThis book is a catalog of home plans for Specialized Design Systems100 House plan Spec sheets and renderings of homes that have been designed and drawn by the author. In the book you are shown ... Read more


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

    DIY Woodwork

    by Calvin Hale ...
    series DIY Woodwork
    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 or Free with Kobo Plus