Taunton's House Check

Taunton's House Check

Finding and Fixing Common House Problems : Covers 600 Trouble Spots Both Interior and Exterior, All Major Home Systems

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Presented in a flip-chart format that is organized by major sections and systems in the house, this handbook explains how to troubleshoot and repair a broad spectrum of common household problems.

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With a handy flip-chart format, this easy-to-use spiral-bound handbook for the home lists more than 600 common house problems, with causes and solutions for each. 30 color photos. 36 illustrations.

Bubbling paint. Water dripping from light fixtures. Mysterious smells. Groaning pipes and gurgling tubs. Doors that open themselves. Faucets that spew steam. Your house is trying to tell you something. But to understand what its trying to say and what you should do about it, first you have to learn its language. And thats what House Check is all about.

Its a concise guide to the sights, surfaces, sounds -- and sometimes smells -- of your house. With this guide, you can quickly figure out whats causing those odd symptoms and what, in a nutshell, you should do to set things right. The information in this chart is based on thousands of houses that authors Michael Litchfield and Roger Robinson reviewed -- from Vermont to California.

This easy-to-use flip chart is organized by major sections and systems in the house: roofs, attics, interiors, exteriors, plumbing, electrical, kitchens, baths, and basements. Over 600 symptoms are listed, with causes and solutions for each. The photos aid in the identification of symptoms and the drawings help you understand the underlying structures involved in the problem. With the information in this handy guide, you will be well on your way to solving those elusive house ailments.



Baker
& Taylor

Presented in handy flip-chart format that is organized by major sections and systems in the house, this illustrated handbook explains how to troubleshoot and repair a broad spectrum of common household problems, including plumbing, electrical, basements, roofs, interiors, exteriors, and more, listing more than six hundred symptoms, along with causes and solutions for each. Original.

Publisher: [Newtown, Conn.] : Taunton Press, c2003
ISBN: 9781561585892
1561585890
Characteristics: 41 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Robinson, Roger C.
Alternative Title: House check

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