The ONLY book available that provides a blueprint for running a successful handyman business. Filled with hands-on, how-to information and dozens of time-saving tips, this resource is valuable to anyone who enjoys working with their hands and wants to be happily--and profitably--self-employed. * Where and how to learn what you need to know * Acquire the necessary tools and materials * Adapting your car or truck * How to find and keep customers
This comprehensive guide to the tools and techniques of woodworking has been a favorite of both amateur and professional woodworkers for over a century. Readers will learn to make almost anything using only hand tools. With nearly 3,000 illustrations, this definitive guide is an invaluable resource for any do-it-yourselfer. From identifying and holding tools properly to constructing your own household furniture, The Handyman’s Book is your trusted resource for all things related to woodwork. Precise illustrations and design details provide a map for hundreds of woodworking projects, including gates, sheds, trellises, tables, yard and garden accessories, fences, porches, furniture, cabinets, and much more. If it’s wood, and there’s work to be done, don’t start without Paul N. Hasluck’s essential guide.
In Morales’s newest collection, an imagined zombie apocalypse intertwines with personal narrative. From zombie dating to the sin of popcorn ceilings, these poems investigate the nature of impermanence while celebrating the complexities of life.
For every weekend do-it-yourselfer, this essential manual contains all you need to know to accomplish major projects that can make your home complete. Building a deck, porch or patio; creating additional bedroom space; converting existing small rooms into larger living areas; adding doors and windows; adding trellises, arbors, paths and planters that turn your yard into a beautiful and enjoyable landscape--all of these projects and more are here to satisfy your home improvement desires. The step-by-step FULL COLOR illustrated instructions are easy to follow and will give your projects professional-looking results.
Both buyers and sellers can reap large personal and financial benefits from either renovating a house on their own or engaging professional contractors to do the work. Whether you're already living in the home to be renovated or are contemplating the purchase of a handyman's special, this book can be an invaluable resource.
Are you tired of working for someone else? Want more control over your time and the work that you do? Want to take more vacations? Become a handyman! Before you can make the decision to start your own handyman business there are a number of questions that need to be answered. How will you set your rates and how quickly will you be up and running? Are there licensing requirements? What type of work will you be doing and what skills are required? How will you market yourself? These questions and many more are answered in "Become a Handyman-A Quick Start Guide." The author shares his experiences starting a handyman business. He shares the secrets to earning significantly more than the average handyman and has included a Handyman Pricing Guide with pictures to help you successfully price your first jobs. "Become a Handyman - A Quick Start Guide" will help you start your own successful and profitable handyman business.
Have you ever wondered how to find the best clients who see the value in your work?Is paid advertising really worth it?What's the best way to get my name out there? Do you want to increase your income this year?Founder of The Handyman Journey Business Consulting, Allen Lee takes you through the marketing basics and tells you what really works. Having tried multiple platforms and failed at some and succeeded at others, he takes the guess work and confusion out of marketing and lays it out in simple steps anyone can follow in this short and simple marketing handbook.
Have you ever wondered what happens to lost dogs? Some dogs may be dumped into a ditch and left for dead while others are left in the hopes that someone will find them and give them a good home.Bow Wow Bones: How I Got My Dogs is a lighthearted story of
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.