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The Resource The old house, by the editors of Time-Life Books

The old house, by the editors of Time-Life Books

Label
The old house
Title
The old house
Statement of responsibility
by the editors of Time-Life Books
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
643/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH4817.3
LC item number
.O43 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
Series statement
Home repair and improvement
Label
The old house, by the editors of Time-Life Books
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Patching holes in stucco -- Restoring outside walls -- Correcting floor sags -- Remedies for ailing foundations
  • Contents: Looking before you buy. How old houses are framed -- Inspecting the outside of a house -- Checking the top and bottom -- Examining the living spaces -- Assessing the wiring -- Looking at old plumbing -- Evaluating a heating system -- Finding the right specialist -- Preserving old glories. Restoring fine details -- New life for marble and leaded glass -- Reviving old wood trim -- Remedies for falling plaster -- Handsome old floors -- Repairs for balky windows and doors -- Making do with old utilities. Safe and efficient fireplaces -- Reviving old wiring -- Living with a vintage heating system -- Coping with antique planning -- Maintaining a sound structure. Keeping a roof in good condition -- Bandaging surface cracks -- Shields against moisture and dirt
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780783538983
Lccn
95039668
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm33078967
Label
The old house, by the editors of Time-Life Books
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Patching holes in stucco -- Restoring outside walls -- Correcting floor sags -- Remedies for ailing foundations
  • Contents: Looking before you buy. How old houses are framed -- Inspecting the outside of a house -- Checking the top and bottom -- Examining the living spaces -- Assessing the wiring -- Looking at old plumbing -- Evaluating a heating system -- Finding the right specialist -- Preserving old glories. Restoring fine details -- New life for marble and leaded glass -- Reviving old wood trim -- Remedies for falling plaster -- Handsome old floors -- Repairs for balky windows and doors -- Making do with old utilities. Safe and efficient fireplaces -- Reviving old wiring -- Living with a vintage heating system -- Coping with antique planning -- Maintaining a sound structure. Keeping a roof in good condition -- Bandaging surface cracks -- Shields against moisture and dirt
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780783538983
Lccn
95039668
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm33078967

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