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Do It Yourself

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  • Renovating For Profit

    by Cherie Barber ...
    At last a highly illustrated, practical book that renovators will love.Cherie Barber is Australia's leading renovation expert with over 21 years of profitable renovations under her belt.Renovating For Profit reveals Cherie’s secrets to success and equips you with all the tips and knowledge you need to renovate and make a profit. Including information on budgeting, time saving ideas, organisation ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • The Mini Farming Bible

    The Complete Guide to Self-Sufficiency on ¼ Acre

    When Brett Markham published a small black and white handbook about how to run a successful mini farm-he never dreamed how popular the book would soon become. In 2010 Skyhorse Publishing Inc. published Brett’s book in full color with over a hundred of the author’s own photographs-and Mini Farming became an instant bestseller spawning four additional Mini Farming books on everything from fermenting ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD

  • Sailboat Projects

    Here's what reviewers have said about this book:This book is full of well-illustrated ideas to make your boat safer and more comfortable. All of the projects are easy and economical to perform most with common items available at any hardware store. This is a great read for novices as well as seasoned sailors and particularly for those with smaller boats and weekend cruisers.. . .Downloaded the ... Read more

    $4.05 AUD

  • THE BEAUTY MIX

    Nourishing Skincare recipes you can make easily using your Thermomix

    by Nicky Gordon ...
    Not everyone knows that besides whipping up perfect pastries, beautiful breads, soulful sorbets and a limitless smorgasbord of other delectable recipes, the Thermomix is also a master at making skincare products. It's design and function are perfectly suitable for creating creams, lotions, balms and all sorts of other items that would take 10 times the time and effort without this impressive ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Build Your Own Small Solar Power System

    by Gavin Webber ...
    So what do you do when the power goes out? Do you fumble around in the dark looking for candles or a torch to light the way? Is it an inconvenience or a major disaster when you lose the mains?Well, look no further.This eBook is a how to guide, with comprehensive instructions that will enable you to benefit from my experience and research, and build your very own small solar power system even on a ... Read more

    $5.40 AUD

  • Milkwood

    Real skills for down-to-earth living

    'This beautifully presented book gives readers the nitty-gritty guide for five diverse ways to nourish ourselves from stewarding nature's abundance.'David Holmgren, co-originator of Permaculture'This book may change your life and your community.'Costa Georgiadis'Finally, the ultimate self-reliance manual from premier educational facilitator, Milkwood.'Joel Salatin, Polyface Farm'A joyful guide to ... Read more

    $27.82 AUD

  • From the Oven to the Table

    Simple dishes that look after themselves: THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

    by Diana Henry ...
    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'For bung-it-in-the-oven cooks everywhere, this is a must-have book: Diana Henry has a genius for flavour.' - Nigella Lawson-The Sunday Times Best Cookbooks of the Year'This might be Henry's most useful book yet, which is saying something.' - The Sunday Times-Guardian's Best Cookbooks and ... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • My Smoko Break

    Beautifully simple recipes for delicious home-cooked food without the fuss from a rural mum

    Over 200 recipes and 100 household tips from the popular Facebook page 'My Smoko Break' by Rural Weekly columnist and country mum Hayley Maudsley.Hayley Maudsley is a rural mum, living and working on an isolated Queensland wheat property with her husband and three kids. While having a cuppa and a homemade slice during her 'smoko break' one day, thinking about what to cook for dinner, she turned to ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Soap Making Made Easy Ultimate Guide To Soap Making Including Recipes

    Soapmaking Homeade and Handcrafted for 2015

    Soap making at home has many benefits both for adults and children. Basic soap making can teach you about chemistry processes like saponification and more. On top of that, the more familiar you get with the process, the more you can create soap that is designed especially for your needs. You will be able to create soaps with the scents that you love, that do not irritate sensitive skin and that ... Read more

    $6.81 AUD

  • Home Improvement Tips and Tricks

    Hands-on Projects and Decorating Ideas on a Budget

    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

  • Homesteading: A Complete Guide To Self Sufficiency In The Modern World: How To Grow What You Eat From The Garden For Healthy Homesteading

    by Marlon Green ...
    A lot of pleople wonder what homesteading is and how it fits into our modern society. In a nutshell it is a return to being self sufficient, living off the land if you will. As more and more individuals are trying to find ways to save money they are looking at ways to grow what they can.A lot may find it surprising to know that having a boxed garden or a potted garden is an urban way to homestead ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • The Big Tiny

    A Built-It-Myself Memoir

    by Dee Williams ...
    Dee Williams’s life changed in an instant, with a near-death experience in the aisle of her local grocery store. Diagnosed with a heart condition at age forty-one, she was all too suddenly reminded that life is short, time is precious, and she wanted to be spending hers with the people and things she truly loved. That included the beautiful sprawling house in the Pacific Northwest she had ... Read more

    $19.24 AUD

  • The Useful Book

    201 Life Skills They Used to Teach in Home Ec and Shop

    “Master everyday tasks and take on a variety of projects and repairs around the house [with] this DIY encyclopedia” (The Buffalo News).A modern and energetically designed reference with everything you need to know to roll up your sleeves and cook it, build it, sew it, clean it, or repair it yourself. In other words, everything you would have learned from your shop and home ec teachers, if you’d ... Read more

    $23.75 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Handyman’s Multipurpose DIY Book

    The Homeowner’s Guide to DIY Home Repair And DIY Home Improvement With Easy Do It Yourself Projects For Kitchens, Bathrooms, Garden, Flooring And Decorating And DIY Tips For Quick Home Solutions

    DIY or Do-It-Yourself is a term used mostly alongside home improvement projects. It is any activity which involves the creation, remodeling, repairing and completion of odd jobs or big house repairs without the need for expert or professional help. DIY projects can help you create the home you truly love at a budget you can very well afford. DIY home projects which you can do on weekends, for ... Read more

    $5.98 AUD

  • Canning and Preserving: A Simple Food In A Jar Home Preserving Guide for All Seasons : Bonus: Food Storage Tips for Meat, Dairy and Eggs

    These days, it is very important that you do everything you can to save money, and to make sure that you have something to eat, in case calamities or unprecedented events occur. It is also important that you have some food that will see you through your everyday life. Canned or preserved food is essential in every household because it is easy to make and very delicious, too. This handbook, ... Read more

    $6.81 AUD

  • Decluttering Handbook: How To Get Clutter-Free and Stay Organized for Life

    by Cindy Kole ...
    Ready to get rid of that clutter for good?Your home is a big part of the person you are. It is where you relax, sleep, have fun, eat, and just be yourself. There is no where else that you will be able to go that lets you just be yourself and have fun. Despite this, some people will feel really stressed out about their home because of the mess it appears to be. They know that it needs some work, ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Primitive Technology

    A Survivalist's Guide to Building Tools, Shelters & More in the Wild

    by John Plant ...
    THE PERFECT GIFT FOR SURVIVALISTS, OUTDOOR LOVERS AND ARMCHAIR ADMIRERS OF PRIMITIVE TECHNOLOGY.Disconnect from digital and reconnect with your inner caveman.BUILD. COOK. HUNT. HEAT. SURVIVE.COULD YOU THRIVE IN THE WILDERNESS?The most primitive human skills unite us all, yet we live in an age more detached than ever. Reconnect with the earth and learn how to build things by hand from scratch, ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Easy Composters You Can Build

    Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-139

    by Nick Noyes ...
    series Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin #139
    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

    $5.45 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Blacksmithing Basics for the Homestead

    by Joe DeLaRonde ...
    series NONE
    Traditional blacksmithing returns to its roots with Blacksmithing Bacisc for the Homesteader. Here author and master blacksmith Joe DeLaRonde demonstrates the basic skills and techniques needed to make the tools and accoutrements required for life on the homestead or ranch. Detailed and easy-to-understand instructions, illustrations, and photographs will help the beginning blacksmith set up the ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Simple Matters

    Living with Less and Ending Up with More

    by Erin Boyle ...
    For anyone looking to declutter, organize, and simplify, author Erin Boyle shares practical guidance and personal insights on small-space living and conscious consumption. At once pragmatic and philosophical, Simple Matters is a nod to the growing consensus that living simply and purposefully is more sustainable not only for the environment, but for our own happiness and well-being, too. Boyle ... Read more

    $21.55 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Building Homebrew Equipment

    Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-186

    series Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin #186
    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

    $5.45 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The New Bohemians Handbook

    Come Home to Good Vibes

    T**he New Bohemian Handbook guides readers in beautifully simple techniques for adding good vibes and style to living spaces. Packed with hundreds of ideas for bringing positive energy to your home, the book features exercises and activities for thinking about rooms in new ways.With Justina’s expert guidance, learn how to rearrange, paint, prop, and plant your way to a home that’s fresh and ... Read more

    $24.30 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Everything Guide to Living Off the Grid

    A back-to-basics manual for independent living

    by Terri Reid ...
    series Everything®
    Do you want to have electricity and hot water at any time, no matter what's going on outside your property? Do you want to have more control over the things you eat and how they are processed? Do you want your family safe from the worries of a bad economy and crime?If you answered "yes" to these questions, then living off the grid may be for you. Although living off the grid takes some hard work, ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Building Chicken Coops

    Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin A-224

    by Gail Damerow ...
    series Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin #224
    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

    $5.45 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus