Easy-to-Make Arts and Crafts Lamps and Shades [EPUB]
09 January 2014, 15:22
2012 | EPUB | 3.1MB
Fashionable in the early 20th century, Arts and Crafts-style lamps are popular again in the twenty-first century. The elegant simplicity of these useful furnishings will inspire craftworkers to try their hand at the handsome projects described in this instructive manual.
First published nearly a century ago, this step-by-step guide--with measurements for sixteen projects--shows how to turn simple, inexpensive materials into a wide range of beautiful and functional Arts and Crafts projects, among them portable table lamps, reading and piano lamps, a dining room dome, a lantern, a shade for a droplight, and wall-hanging lamps, as well as a newel post lamp, and an electric candle sconce.
Antique collectors, historians of American style, and lovers of vintage furnishings will also find invaluable information in this collection of now-rare lighting fixtures.
Bike Repair Manual [PDF]
08 January 2014, 16:42
2005 | PDF | 12.84MB
Step-by-step photography shows readers how to clean, maintain and repair their bicycles. This manual also features troubleshooting charts to help diagnose problems and identify which parts to clean and adjust.
Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Decks, 5th Edition [EPUB]
04 January 2014, 15:42
2012 | EPUB | 102.5MB
The most detailed, most current and most complete deck building book on the market. It reflects the latest changes in building codes and it features deck building materials that are popular today. The additional two signatures (32 pages) contain all-new deck plans with complete plan drawings. Updates to the materials section focus on new composite and non-wood deck building alternatives, as well as the current generation of deck hardware that resists corrosion caused by non-CCA pressure treated lumber. Step-by-step projects feature clever ways to customize and accessorize your deck to enhance both utility and enjoyment.