The Resource Building with secondhand stuff: : how to re-claim, re-vamp, re-purpose & re-use salvaged & leftover building materials, (ebook)

Building with secondhand stuff: : how to re-claim, re-vamp, re-purpose & re-use salvaged & leftover building materials, (ebook)

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Building with secondhand stuff: : how to re-claim, re-vamp, re-purpose & re-use salvaged & leftover building materials
Title
Building with secondhand stuff:
Title remainder
how to re-claim, re-vamp, re-purpose & re-use salvaged & leftover building materials
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Language
eng
Summary
Building with Secondhand Stuff takes green remodeling and construction practices to new extremes. From deconstruction methods and salvaging tips to plotting efficient cutting plans and devising creative new uses for everyday items, it is packed with clever ways to obtain low-cost materials (and reduce landfilling in the process). This book contains the answer to a question most of us have wondered about at some point: Is that pile of used maple flooring I saw on Craigslist worth taking? From plywood to hardwood flooring, to windows, doors, carpeting and more, salvaging building materials can save you thousands of dollars (and is about as green as you can get). This book is a hands-on, do-it-yourselfer's guide that shows you how to identify materials that can be salvaged efficiently and then gives you step-by-step instructions on how to go about doing it. Plus, it provides over one dozen complete plans featuring clever ideas for putting salvaged materials to good use as useful home furnishings
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1961-
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Peterson, Chris
Dewey number
690/.80286
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Waste products as building materials
  • Construction and demolition debris
  • Building materials
  • Salvage (Waste, etc.)
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Building with secondhand stuff: : how to re-claim, re-vamp, re-purpose & re-use salvaged & leftover building materials, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781610597630
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11718557
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11718557
System control number
MWT11718557
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Building with secondhand stuff: : how to re-claim, re-vamp, re-purpose & re-use salvaged & leftover building materials, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781610597630
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11718557
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11718557
System control number
MWT11718557
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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