Become your own handyperson with these fifty nifty home hacks!
This helpful guide to DIY home repair will make fixing stuff a breeze. Whether you need to patch a hole in a floor, restore a well-worn piece of furniture, or build a planter in your backyard, this book shows you how to do it with step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and illustrations. With just a quick trip to the hardware store and the know-how from these pages, you’ll soon discover the satisfaction of doing your own home repairs without hiring an expensive specialist.
Tom Scalisi is a writer and editor specializing in home improvement, construction, and men’s interest. Having worked as a mechanic and a contractor, his writing is rooted in his experience and passion for DIY. He has written for a wide variety of publications, including This Old House magazine, Bob Vila, Levelset, and more. He lives in Hudson Valley, New York, with his wife and children.
Tanya Watson runs the popular blog Dans Le Lakehouse, where she documents the DIY renovations and interior design of her Canadian home situated on the edge of Lake Superior. Tanya is passionate about repurposing thrifted items to give them a new life, and has attracted over 100,000 monthly blog viewers with her budget-friendly projects and ideas. Tanya has collaborated with Elle Decor, Buzzfeed, Country Living, Better Homes & Gardens, and many more.