Make it Yourself Riccio and Bingham 1978 For the most part, the information in this book is still good. Unfortunately, this book looks very 1978. (Fun fact: Holly and I have gotten pretty good at guessing the publication year based
Popular Mechanics Home Kinks Popular Mechanics, Inc 1946 Every now and then I will run across something interesting that just needs to be shared. In this case, it is a periodical that says Home Kinks on the cover. Inquiring minds
Cheap & Cheerful Homemaking on a Budget Forsyth 1973 I think this is probably one of the worst decorating/DIY books ever. None of the illustrations are any help. Note the kitchen layout picture. No context. No room dimensions or anything
Home Repairs Any Woman Can Do Philbin 1973 Submitter: [This] book so obviously dismisses females as able to perform home maintenance. Besides that, the book seems to contain useful information for any homeowner not exactly knowledgeable about construction, plumbing, electrical
American Denim: A New Folk Art Beagle 1975 Jeans aren’t just some groovy pants, they are art! This is one of those books that isn’t necessarily awful. The point of this book is to show design/art with denim. That’s cool.
TV Repair for Beginners Zwick 1991, 4th ed. Submitter: This book was found languishing at my local library. I thought this book was unlikely ever to be checked out again and should be weeded. That a newer edition would be better
Build your Own Hot Tub Miller 1979 Submitter: In actuality a fairly well done how-to book; the cover alone demands submission. You just KNOW that there are no bathing suits in evidence there – and is that Paul Simon third
Hot Tubs: How to Build, Maintain & Enjoy Your Own Elder 1975 Submitter: This book, acquired in 1976, was weeded from a community college library. One can only guess if the reason this book was part of the collection was