Filmado principalmente en la localidad de El Bolsòn, provincia de Rìo Negro, Argentina; fue realizado con el apoyo de la secretaría de Cultura de la Presidencia de la Nación. Y fue declarado de interés por el programa "Arquitectura y Construcción con Tierra" de la Facultad de Arquitectura, Diseño y Urbanismo de la Universidad de Buenos Aires.
Families get the home-repair treatment from a team of designers in this popular spin-off from the personal-makeover hit. Another offshoot, `How'd They Do That?' takes a closer look at the work done on each house.
Kitchen and Bath Laminate Countertops 101 is a detailed, instructional dvd that teaches how to build and install custom made countertops. Learn the basic laminating procedures along with some advanced techniques to make your countertop project a success. Douglas Smith, "The Countertop Guy," teaches every step in fine detail. This dvd teaches how to measure for new counters, cut the laminate and wood, build the countertop sub striaght, glue, file, router, cut out sink and range cutouts, and shows how to install countertops in great detail. Douglas explains the countertop making process in an easy to understand language, so anyone can build their own countertop.
The step-by-step instructions in this comprehensive DVD clearly describe the latest tips and techniques for mastering the application of Natural Hydraulic Lime Plaster. Full tool lists for each stage of the plastering process are included to make project preparation easy for any skill level. Learn about the advantages of hydraulic lime plaster versus traditional Portland cement plaster and stucco. Discover the best way to mix the lime and sand If you decide to mix plaster by hand.
No projects offer more aesthetic or financial satisfaction than DIY masonry and stonework projects. Homeowners can routinely save thousands of dollars in labor costs by buying and installing materials that are now readily available for routine purchase. This book includes traditional techniques for laying concrete adapted to the special needs of ordinary homeowners, but also features cutting edge materials and techniques, such as tumbled concrete pavers, acid-etching for colored concrete slabs, and important green paving options, such as rain-garden arroyos and permeable pavers. Several cutting edge projects are included, such as polished concrete countertops and stamped concrete walkways.
Whether the project involves Tiling a Bathroom wall and Floor, Kitchen Floor or Counter top with a sink, you will find step-by step instructions and expert advice.
Join Fu-Tung Cheng in this step-by-step instructional guide for creating beautiful and functional concrete countertops for kitchens and bathrooms. Fu-Tung's approachable style combined with his 25-plus years as master designer and craftsman offer easy-to-follow, proven methods for bringing your own concrete countertops to life. The detailed process—designed and tested by Fu-Tung Cheng takes the guesswork out of making concrete countertops. The result Concrete counters with a minimum of time and energy plus valuable skills that will allow you to express yourself with this remarkable and versatile material.
The Complete Guide to Wiring has been America's very best-selling consumer wiring book for more than a decade, with previous editions selling more than 1 million copies. This fifth edition has been updated to comply with 2011-2013 Electrical Codes. It also includes an all new Home Automation chapter, as well as major revisions to lighting and ventilation equipment hookups and new material on working with conduit and raceways.
Ceramic-tile countertops can be as attractive as they are practical. And a small countertop is the perfect introduction to the techniques of tiling. With a bathroom as his job site, professional tilesetter Michael Byrne demonstrates how to get traditional results with modern materials. You'll learn how to work with both backer-board and mortar-bed substrates, how to trim tile around a sink, and how to detail your countertop for a clean, crisp look. If this is your first go at tilesetting, Byrne gives you the confidence to see the job through. If you're an experienced tilesetter, you'll find this tape full of new ideas to bring to your next tile job.
In this tape, designed for professionals and homeowners alike, Savage guides you step-by-step as he trims out parts of a house and shares his job-site savvy and secrets. You'll learn to match pieces of trim precisely, negotiate unsquare openings, and seat moldings solidly against bumpy walls and ceilings.