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Taunton's CARPENTRY COMPLETE

Taunton's CARPENTRY COMPLETE
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The nuts and bolts of carpentry, all in one handy volume. Carpenter and author Andy Engel provides homeowners with a comprehensive and easy-to-use reference for covering all home carpentry projects from the most basic to the most advanced. Full of authoritative and reliable information, Carpentry Complete is designed to help any homeowner or DIYer tackle projects with confidence. Well organized so that information can be found quickly (including advice on how to deal with the inevitable things that can go wrong), this highly visual book makes it easy for readers to find the step-by-step advice they’re looking for. At just $21.95, with 850 photos and 50 illustrations, it’s a must-have reference for any homeowner. About the Author ANDY ENGEL, the former executive editor of Fine Homebuilding, is now a writer and carpenter specializing in decks (www.engeldecks.com). Andy has written several books for The Taunton Press, including For Pros/By Pros: Building Stairs. He also co-authored the Taunton Press book, Wood Flooring. Engel lives in Roxbury, Connecticut.

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