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Home skills : master your domain with practical solutions to everyday challenges  Cover Image Book Book

Home skills : master your domain with practical solutions to everyday challenges / [from the editors and scientists at Good Housekeeping].

Summary

Summary:

A practical and attractive handbook with more than 200 essential life skills to get anything done faster and easier The editors and scientists at Good Housekeeping and its lab, the Good Housekeeping Institute, share genius solutions and trusted, expert advice in this how-to guide to making life simpler. With chapters on the kitchen, organizing and cleaning, decorating, home maintenance, outdoor living, and entertaining and celebrating, this go-to resource offers step-by-step illustrated instructions, inspiring photos and sometimes surprising but always practical guidance to get things done. Plus, you'll save time and money and even have fun along the way. The 200+ skills include how to - Store and make your own spice mixes - Clean your house in 15 minutes - Seal a drafty window - Remove water rings from your tables - Perk up a grocery-store bouquet - Sew a button - Plant an outdoor herb garden (and keep herbs fresh after they are picked!) - Make the perfect boiled egg - Uncork champagne - Cure a hangover and so much more! QR codes throughout the pages offer additional lessons and video instruction. Whatever home means to you, this book is brimming with invaluable know-how to keep your home in tip-top shape and to help you inject more fun and flair into your every day.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781950785209
  • ISBN: 1950785203
  • Physical Description: 221 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Hearst Home, [2022]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Statement of responsibility from back cover.
"850 who-knew life tricks!" -- Cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prep & cook -- Clean & organize -- Decorate & renovate -- Maintain & repair -- Enjoy the outdoors -- Entertain & celebrate.
Subject: House cleaning.
Orderliness.
Storage in the home.
Dwellings > Maintenance and repair.
Home economics.
Life skills.
Do-it-yourself work.
Habitations > Entretien journalier.
Ordre.
Rangement à la maison.
Habitations > Entretien et réparations.
Économie domestique.
Habiletés de base.
Bricolage.
home economics.
HOUSE & HOME / Cleaning, Caretaking & Organizing.
HOUSE & HOME / Maintenance & Repair.
REFERENCE / Personal & Practical Guides.
Do-it-yourself work.
Dwellings > Maintenance and repair.
Home economics.
House cleaning.
Life skills.
Orderliness.
Storage in the home.
Genre: illustrated books.
illustrated books.
Instructional and educational works.
Illustrated works.
Matériel d'éducation et de formation.
Ouvrages illustrés.

Currently available copies

  • 21 / 23 copies available at PINES (Show)
  • 3 / 3 copies available at West Georgia Regional Library System

Holds

  • 0 current holds on 23 total copies.
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West Georgia Regional Library System:
      Bremen Public Library
640 HOME
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31057105372281 NONFICTION Available
West Georgia Regional Library System:
      Maude Ragsdale Public Library
640 HOME
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West Georgia Regional Library System:
      Villa Rica Public Library
640 HOME
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