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Black and Decker The Handy Guide to Trim & Finish Carpentry
     

Black and Decker The Handy Guide to Trim & Finish Carpentry

by Creative Publishing International Editors (Editor)
 

Upgrade the look of your home with trim carpentry. The first section of this book features historical styles of trimwork. The section covers four very general architectural styles of the past and present, helping you define an existing style that's complementary to your home—or even to create a brand-new style that's uniquely yours. You may find some

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Upgrade the look of your home with trim carpentry. The first section of this book features historical styles of trimwork. The section covers four very general architectural styles of the past and present, helping you define an existing style that's complementary to your home—or even to create a brand-new style that's uniquely yours. You may find some exciting ideas that you haven't considered before. 

Easy to follow instructions and step by step photographs demonstrate dozens of useful trim carpentry projects, including:

  • Installing crown molding like a pro
  • Trimming doors and windows
  • Making stately wainscot panels
  • Milling custom molding in your shop

The book also lists essential tips and techniques for making tricky saw cuts and calculating angles correctly. 

This hardcover book with internal spiral binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for carpenters and woodworkers to keep near their workbench or toolbox for quick access.The design of this book allows it to lay open flat, which allows for easy and frequent reference, and the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process simple and fun for beginners, and provides useful tips for more advanced readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780785827719
Publisher:
Crestline Books
Publication date:
02/01/2011
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

The editors of Creative Publishing international have created more than 25 of the best-selling books on home repair, home improvement, and landscaping. All books are exhaustively researched, written, photographed, and edited by veteran staff members with years of experience in their areas of expertise.

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