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Code Check Building

Code Check Building: An Illustrated Guide to the Building Codes, 4th Edition, emphasizes the key safety principles underlying building codes throughout the United States. Using clear language to ensure compliance with codes at each stage of construction, this edition reflects the most up-to-date changes in the 2015 International Residential Code. Tables and illustrations help to clarify the ...

Built-Ins & Storage

Empowering homeowners to tackle any storage project with confidence, Stanley Built-Ins and Storage, A Homeowner’s Guide by David Schiff is a comprehensive visual manual with authoritative, reliable information. With an eye toward making optimal use of the space in their houses, homeowners look toward getting organized to save on frustration and time. The answer to their dilemma is contained ...

Building Sheds

Building upon the success of earlier versions, which sold more than 250,000 copies, Building Sheds by Joseph Truini provides all the expert advice needed to construct a shed from start to finish. With broad appeal, Building Sheds, which includes nearly 500 photos and illustrations, offers a range of options to help do-it-yourselfers complete one of the most popular outdoor building projects. The ...

Stanley Easy Bathroom Upgrades

An essential handbook for popular home do-it-yourself projects, Easy Bathroom Upgrades gives homeowners the knowledge and confidence to complete numerous tasks. The durable, spiral-bound format is a highly visual reference for entry-level DIYers who have some familiarity with home maintenance and repair. The Stanley Quick Guide series of books is presented by one of the most trusted tool ...

Stanley Easy Kitchen Upgrades

Easy Kitchen Upgrades, another in the popular Stanley Quick Guide series, is a valuable reference for homeowners looking to undertake simple home repair projects without a lot of stress. The concise, easy-to-understand and fully illustrated instruction manual offers solid advice for do-it-yourselfers who have some knowledge of home maintenance and repair but don’t want to be stymied by more ...

Tiling

Installing your own tiling may seem daunting for do-it-yourselfers, but with Stanley Tiling: A Homeowner’s Guide you will be able to finish the job like a professional. All entry-level DIYers can master the techniques with this comprehensive visual guide that offers authoritative and reliable information to empower homeowners to tackle any tiling project with confidence. And with tiling among ...

All New Building Decks

All pros on deck in the completely new edition of All New Building Decks. It’s the ideal time to start thinking about your deck – either the one you already have that you want to fix up, or the one that you’ve been dreaming of building. Either way, All New Building Decks – the hot-off-the-press new edition of the bestselling favorite – will walk you through the steps, materials, and do’s and ...

Fine Homebuilding 2015 Magazine Archive

34 years of how-to articles, tips, techniques, and tools for on-the-job success. The Fine Homebuilding Magazine Archive is a tool that no builder, contractor, semi-pro, or serious DIYer, should be without. In one amazingly easy-to-search disc, you’ll enjoy 34 years of content from our award-winning magazine. That’s all 256 issues of Fine Homebuilding, starting with Issue #1 and including all the ...

The New Small House

Smaller is big, says architect and author Katie Hutchison, whose book The New Small House shows those looking to downsize how they can live smartly, economically and environmentally friendly in elegantly designed homes. With 275 gorgeous photographs and 30 detailed illustrations, The New Small House takes the reader on a tour of North America and spotlights small houses in rural, coastal, and ...

Trim

Even if you’re the most entry-level do-it-yourselfer, you will find Stanley Trim: A Homeowner’s Guide to be a comprehensive guide that offers authoritative, reliable information to empower you to tackle any trim carpentry project with confidence. Chock full with 600 photographs. Author Steve Cory guides the homeowner toward installing window or door trim, upgrading baseboard and crown molding, ...

Building Kitchen Cabinets and Bathroom Vanities

A kitchen or bathroom renovation raises the value of a home. And with Building Kitchen Cabinets & Bathroom Vanities you’ll discover how surprisingly straightforward it is to do. Author Steve Cory’s heavily illustrated book – which contains nearly 500 photos and drawings – is a clear guide to building beautiful and sturdy kitchen and bathroom cabinets. Easy to follow. Building face-frame cabinets ...

Cabinets, Vanities, and Countertops

Add significant value to your home, with more bang for your buck, by renovating and remodeling your kitchen or bathroom space. Cabinets, Vanities, and Countertops is the must-have source of builder-tested techniques to help you remodel with confidence. Learn professional methods and tips to build and install high-quality, durable, and cost-efficient cabinets, vanities, and countertops with a ...

The Complete Guide to Home Inspection

Thorough enough for professionals...accessible enough for homeowners! Written in plain language suitable even for first-time home buyers, The Complete Guide to Home Inspection is a must-have reference. An all-in-one resource with 250 descriptive photographs and 20 helpful illustrations, it is invaluable for home buyers, home sellers, professional home inspectors, and every homeowner who wants to ...

Stanley Garage Storage Solutions

Get organized and get more from your garage. Stanley Quick Guides offer even the newest DIYer simple, straightforward solutions for the everyday problems we all would love to tackle if only we knew where to start. If there’s a garage in your life that needs to be de-cluttered, grab yourself a copy of Stanley Quick Guide: Garage Storage Solutions. It’s where you’ll find all the answers for ...

Stanley Easy Home Repairs

Reliable solutions at your fingertips. Stanley Quick Guides offer even the most inexperienced homeowner simple, straightforward solutions for the vexing problems we all encounter and would prefer to handle ourselves – if only we knew how. With this Stanley Easy Home Repairs, you will find quick, complete solutions anyone can follow successfully. Professional know-how guides you all the ...