Joey Green's Fix-It Magic: More Than 1,971 Quick-and-Easy Household Solutions Using Brand-Name Products

Joey Green's Fix-It Magic: More Than 1,971 Quick-and-Easy Household Solutions Using Brand-Name Products

by Joey Green
     
 

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From the man who's been called the Mad Scientist of Home Improvement--who taught Jay Leno to shave with Jif Peanut Butter and helped Rosie O'Donnell condition her hair with Reddi-wip--here is another irresistible volume filled with fun, offbeat ways to fix things around the house and garden using brand-name products already on hand.

Readers will delight in

Overview

From the man who's been called the Mad Scientist of Home Improvement--who taught Jay Leno to shave with Jif Peanut Butter and helped Rosie O'Donnell condition her hair with Reddi-wip--here is another irresistible volume filled with fun, offbeat ways to fix things around the house and garden using brand-name products already on hand.

Readers will delight in this treasure trove of quick, inexpensive fixes such as how to:

  • Fix a broken dishwasher with Kool-Aid
  • Remove water stains from wood furniture with Miracle Whip
  • Spackle holes in walls with S.O.S.steel wool pads
  • Remove wallpaper with Heinz white vinegar
  • Clean driveway spills with Coca-Cola
  • Repair scratched woodwork with Maxwell House coffee
  • Start a car with Bayer aspirin

Organized from A to Z by topic and area of the home and jam-packed with "Strange Facts" and fascinating sidebars, this fun-to-read book presents nearly 1,000 cleaning, organizing, and home-repair problems that cover everything from barbecues to bathtubs, carpets to ceiling fans, sprinkler systems to swimming pools. It makes a great gift and is a practical guide for anyone looking for a simple way to tackle everyday problems and repairs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605299174
Publisher:
Rodale
Publication date:
07/07/2008
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Joey Green, best-selling author of 30 books and guru of weird uses for brand-name products, is a frequent guest on such shows as Today, The Tonight Show, and Good Morning America. His books include Joey Green's Amazing Kitchen Cures, Joey Green's Gardening Magic, and Polish Your Furniture with Panty Hose. He resides in Los Angeles, California.

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