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Home Woodworking & Finishing

Home Woodworking & Finishing


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Description for HOME WOODWORKING & FINISHING by Handyman Club Of America:

HOME WOODWORKING & FINISHING is just the book you need to build any woodworking project you wish to make. From basic woodworking techniques to creating a fine finish, you'll find everything you need to know to produce creative and outstanding projects. And the step-by-step photographs and instructions will help you do the best possible work.

First, the Project Preview section shows you many design possibilities for built-in projects for your home. The options shown here also will give you ideas for other woodworking projects.

The following section, Built-In Basics, provides all the information necessary to choose the right materials, tools and accessories, and fasteners for your work. You also learn how to plan your project and prepare the project site. Then basic techniques are shown for making a variety of essential joints and adding shelves, doors, drawers, and electrical accessories that will help you build any project.

Built-in Projects presents plans, cutting lists, and step-by-step instructions for building ten unique built-in projects. You also see how to adapt these plans to match your specific requirements. From floor-to-ceiling shelves and basic cabinets to an entertainment center, you will find many exciting possibilities for adding to the usefulness, value, and appeal of your home.

To help you complete any of your woodworking projects, the Finishing section shows you how to apply an excellent finish. You learn the basics of selecting a finish, preparing wood surfaces prior to finishing, and the specific methods for applying various coloring agents, paints, and topcoats. You also find out how to work safely with these chemicals and properly clean up and dispose of them when you have completed your project.

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