House & Home

    < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 > 
    Homemade Contrivances
    1001 Labor-Saving Devices for Farm, Garden, Diary, and Workshop
    Edited by Skyhorse Publishing
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The traditional American devices contained in this intriguing compilation date from an era long before milking machines, pesticide sprayers, and industrial hay bailers. Yet the simple inventions described for doing everything from managing young bulls to protecting drain outlets can be just as useful... [READ MORE]
    The Joy of Keeping Chickens
    The Ultimate Guide to Raising Poultry for Fun or Profit
    By Jennifer Megyesi, By (photographer) Geoff Hansen
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Finally backyard farmers who want to keep a few hens for eggs have a bible that's attractive enough to leave out on the coffee table, and inexpensive enough to purchase on a whim. This comprehensive guide, written in charming prose from the perspective of an organic farmer, will appeal to readers who... [READ MORE]
    Back to Basics
    A Complete Guide to Traditional Skills
    Edited by Abigail R. Gehring
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The classic guide to self-sufficiency, with more than 200,000 copies sold—now fully updated!Anyone who wants to learn basic living skills—the kind employed by our forefathers—and adapt them for a better life in the twenty-first century need look no further than this eminently useful, full-color guide.... [READ MORE]
    1,001 Old-Time Household Hints
    Timeless Bits of Household Wisdom for Today's Home and Garden
    Edited by Editors of YANKEE MAGAZINE
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Wonder what Grandma would have used to clean greasy kitchen walls? Cure a sore throat? Conquer insect pests in her vegetable garden? Wonder no longer! Whatever your grandma did to fix and maintain things around the house and garden, it probably worked. That's because the old ways are often the best ways... [READ MORE]
    The Prepper's Pocket Companion
    How to Prepare for the End of the World as We Know It
    By Kate Rowinski
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Most people don’t believe they will ever have to face a real disaster, or are too scared to look ahead and quickly dismiss any thoughts of a future catastrophe. But a cataclysm can happen in an instant and without warning, and you won’t be able to save yourself if you are not prepared. The Prepper’s... [READ MORE]
    Restoring and Refinishing Furniture
    An Illustrated Guide to Revitalizing Your Home
    By Virginie Manuel
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Easy and beautiful do-it-yourself projects to restore, recycle, and transform your furniture.Are you tired of seeing the same furniture in your home? Does your furniture look old and outdated? If you long for change and want to give your home a makeover, then this book is right for you. Restoring and... [READ MORE]
    The Treehouse Book
    A Celebration of Design and Fun Among the Treetops
    By Candida Collins
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    Treehouses have come of age. The image of a few planks nailed into the branches of a tree has changed into a new generation of specially designed and built structures, suitable as a playhouse, a study, or even a guestroom. Totally inhabitable and filled with designer furniture, plumbing, and electronic... [READ MORE]
    The Rock 'N' Roll Exterminator
    A Hip and Happening Guide to Getting Rid of Rats, Mice, Bugs, and Other Annoying Creatures
    By Caroline Knecht, Illustrated by Jed Collins
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    The Rock 'N' Roll Exterminator: A Hip and Happening Guide to Getting Rid of Rats, Mice, Bugs, and Other Annoying Creatures is a fun, practical, and easy-to-read guide to getting rid of pests in your home. It's more than just a how-to guide: it's a humorous yet useful look at the simple reality of both... [READ MORE]
    The Ultimate Guide to Urban Farming
    Sustainable Living in Your Home, Community, and Business
    By Nicole Faires
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    How to maximize your food production in an urban environment. The idea of bringing agriculture into the city has been promoted by many on both sides of the political fence: proponents of sustainability and prevention of climate change as well as those who worry about government and social instability.... [READ MORE]
    Terraces, Balconies, Roof Gardens & Patios
    By Loft Publications
    (Skyhorse Publishing)
    See the beauty of outdoor spaces that can be created in your own home. In Terraces, Balconies, Roof Gardens & Patios, unique and interesting concepts on arranging and styling individual outdoor areas are introduced. By combining architecture, plants, or lively water elements, such as fountains, pools,... [READ MORE]
    < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 > 

Back to top