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Building with Secondhand Stuff, 2nd Edition How to Reclaim, Repurpose, Re-Use and Upcycle Salvaged and Leftover Materials

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ISBN-10: 1591866812

ISBN-13: 9781591866817

Edition: 2nd 2017

Authors: Chris Peterson

List price: $25.99
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A practical manual packed with useful information and tips on how to convert salvaged wood, reclaimed materials, and even some types of shop waste into usable materials for building. From Craig's List, your basement, and estate sales, you can salvage what you need to upcycle all kinds of cool things. You can build tables, install hardwood floors and reclaimed windows, mason stone walls, and much more using free or very inexpensive, high-quality, recycled materials. You'll encounter opportunities to upcycle usable building materials everywhere. If you exercise good judgment and know a few salvage tricks, you can take advantage of these chances to gather free (or nearly free) project supplies…    
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Book details

List price: $25.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Quarto Publishing Group USA
Publication date: 3/15/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.606
Language: English

Chris Peterson is a professional writer and editor based in the pretty little town of Ashland, Oregon. An expert in home design, repair and renovation and an avid cook, he's the author of "When Duct Tape Just Isn't Enough: Quick Fixes for Everyday Disasters," "A Man's Whirled: Every Guy's Guide to Cooking with the Blender," and several other books.