Title: How to be Handy [hairy bottom not required]: Build Money Saving DIY Skills, Create a Unique Home and Properly Look After Your Stuff
Author: Ian Anderson
Imagine using your own two hands…
To repair broken things, to restore old favourites, or improve your home. Imagine building new stuff from scratch (a house even!) or even just doing some boring old maintenance...
…But you’re afraid you don’t have the skills.
Fear not, because this is a different kind of DIY book. It replaces the ‘do this, then do that’ with real insight. It gently explains the principles of being handy, and how to work stuff out yourself.
You’ll learn how to look at the physical world through ‘practical eyes’ like the professionals do.
There’s over 35 years of professional experience as a builder and teacher in this actionable guide to being good with your hands and living a more practical life. It’ll show you how to build your own skills and avoid all the common pitfalls.
You’ll save money using your own head, hands, and heart to create something wonderful, fix something you treasure, maintain something you want to keep forever, or build something just for fun.
Learn how to be handy for real, and not just a follower of step-by-step instructions!
When you’re handy, you can do anything…