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Home Improvement All-in-One For Dummies

Author: Roy Barnhart,James Carey,Morris Carey,Gene Hamilton,Katie Hamilton,Donald R. Prestly,Jeff Strong

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118069868

Category: House & Home

Page: 720

View: 4105

Put on your grubbies, get out your tools, and get ready to tackle home repairs and improvements with the goof-proof instructions in this guide that combines the best of nine For Dummies home improvement books in one comprehensive volume. Whether you’re an accomplished do-it-yourselfer or a novice, the easy-to-follow instructions, complete with photos and illustrations, will guide you through: Basic home maintenance and improvement projects from the foundation to the roof, including windows, doors, and electrical repairs and replacements Painting and wallpapering Bathroom and kitchen remodeling, including installing cabinets, countertops, fixtures, and appliances Carpentry, woodworking and flooring Plumbing, including unclogging fixtures and fixing leaky faucets Want to spruce up bedroom? Spiff up the kitchen? Shore up the porch? Build stairs? Replace creaky doors and drafty windows? Make the most of your space? Inside or out, major renovation or minor repair, the how-to is all right here. Think about it—if you do just one project yourself instead of calling a plumber, electrician, painter, handyman, or other service person, you’ve saved far more than the cost of this book! And you’ll have it on hand to guide you through the next project!

DIY For Dummies, UK Edition

Author: Jeff Howell

Publisher: For Dummies

ISBN: 9780470974506

Category: House & Home

Page: 432

View: 2093

This hands-on guide will help you prepare for and manage simple home repairs and improvements. Jeff Howell (the Sunday Telegraph's DIY columnist) and a host of other experts guide you through the trials and tribulations of DIY, helping you to carry out a range of projects - from fixing a leaky tap to hanging wallpaper - safely, cheaply and with minimum disruption. The full-colour drawings illustrate the step-by-step techniques and the lay-flat binding is perfect for on-the-job DIY advice. DIY For Dummies covers: PART I - Planning Your Home Improvement Projects Chapter 1: Gearing Up for Your DIY Adventures Chapter 2: Being Safe and Prepared Chapter 3: Working with (And within) a Budget PART II - Basic Home Maintenance and Improvement Chapter 1: Repairing Walls and Putting Up Shelves Chapter 2: Windows Don't Have to Be a Pane Chapter 3: Doors: An Open-and-Shut Case Chapter 4: Roofs and Walls Chapter 5: Dealing with Damp Chapter 6: Electrical Repairs and Replacements PART III - Painting and Wallpapering Chapter 1: Planning Your Painting Project Chapter 2: Preparing Surfaces for Painting Chapter 3: Painting, Finishing, and Cleaning Up Chapter 4: Choosing Wallpaper and Preparing Walls Chapter 5: Hanging Wallpaper PART V - Carpentry, Woodworking, and Flooring Chapter 1: Flooring: Keeping a Leg Up on Foot Traffic Chapter 2: Drilling, Driving, Fastening, and Gluing Chapter 3: Understanding the Carpentry Process Chapter 4: Finishing Wood PART VI - Plumbing Chapter 1: The Plumbing System in Your Home Chapter 2: Heating, Ventilating, and Insulating Your Home Chapter 3: Plumbing Materials and Tools Chapter 4: Unblocking a Sink or Bath Drain Chapter 5: Unblocking and Fixing a Toilet Chapter 6: Fixing a Dripping Tap

DIY Super For Dummies

Author: Trish Power

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0730315355

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 7875

Taking control of your super is easier than you think Now in its third edition, DIY Super For Dummies contains all the expert information and advice you need to confidently set up and manage your fund, navigate the ever-changing super rules, and invest your fund wisely. Written in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the For Dummies brand for more than twenty years, this friendly and easy-to-follow guide helps you figure out if DIY super is the right way to go for your unique circumstances, shows you how to establish a self-managed super fund, highlights the many ways to contribute to your fund, considers how to make the most of the super tax incentives, and so much more. With comprehensive new content explaining recent super changes announced by the government, and guidance on SMSF changes that have occurred since publication of the previous edition, DIY Super For Dummies gives you unprecedented and independent information to help you make informed decisions about your DIY super fund, empowering you to develop a successful long-term plan for retirement. Explores how much super is enough for a comfortable retirement Explains the super rules and opportunities in plain English, and outlines how to create a SMSF in ten steps Delves into the costs of running a SMSF, and steers you through your fund's super CART (Compliance, Administration, Reporting and Tax obligations) Explains how to pay a tax-free pension from your DIY super fund Offers sensitive and authoritative information on how to take care of your family after you're gone Take control of your retirement plans! —let DIY Super For Dummies arm you with the tools you need to set up and run a SMSF, and help you create a comfortable retirement.

Web Sites Do-It-Yourself For Dummies

Author: Janine Warner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470603895

Category: Computers

Page: 336

View: 424

A step-by-step guide to creating your first Web site Everybody's building cool web sites, but how? Web Sites Do-It-Yourself For Dummies, 2nd Edition, shows you how, with simple, step-by-step instruction that will build your confidence as you build your site. You'll learn to plan your site and secure a domain name, how to use Dreamweaver for site construction, and how to test and publish your site. You'll also learn about designing a blog, creating a podcast, adding Flash, and even how to make money with your Web site. Dummies makes it easy and fun! Perfect for those who've never attempted a Web site before, including small-business owners, the family historian, amateur genealogists, and travel buffs Explains using Web site creation tools including Dreamweaver, Photoshop Elements, Flash, and WordPress Shows how Web pages work, how to plan and design your site, and what to look for in Web hosting services Covers editing and creating Web graphics and text, how to customize a site for different purposes, testing, and publishing your site Provides information on blogs, podcasts, adding Flash, and making money from your site Web Sites Do-It-Yourself For Dummies, 2nd Edition shows you how to create a Web site you'll be proud of.

Raspberry Pi für Dummies

Author: Sean McManus,Mike Cook

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527812687

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 7489

Sean McManus und Mike Cook führen Sie Schritt für Schritt in die Nutzung des Raspberry Pi ein und verschaffen Ihnen einen Überblick über all die Möglichkeiten, die er Ihnen bietet. Sie zeigen Ihnen, wie Sie den Raspberry Pi zum Laufen bringen, sich unter Linux zurechtfinden, den Raspberry Pi als ganz normalen Computer mit Office- und Bildverarbeitungsprogrammen oder als Mediencenter zum Abspielen von Musik und Videos nutzen. Außerdem lernen Sie, wie Sie die Platine mit Scratch und Python programmieren, und erfahren alles über die Verwendung des Raspberry Pi als Steuereinheit für elektronisches Spielzeug.

DIY and Home Maintenance All-in-one For Dummies

Author: Roy Barnhart,James Carey,Morris Carey,Gene Hamilton,Katie Hamilton,Donald R. Prestly,Jeff Strong

Publisher: For Dummies

ISBN: 9780764570544

Category: House & Home

Page: 560

View: 8779

Dust off your tool box and get ready to get ready to tackle simple home repairs and improvements with the idiot-proof instructions in this hands on-guide. Let Jeff Howell and a host of other experts guide you through the DIY maze. This fun and easy-to-understand book shows you how to do everything from refurbishing a kitchen to fixing a leaky tap – all without breaking the bank. DIY and Home Maintenance All-in-one covers: Planning Your Home Improvement Projects Basic Home Maintenance and Improvement Painting and Wallpapering Bathroom and Kitchen Refurbishing Carpentry, Woodworking, and Flooring Plumbing

Branding For Dummies

Author: Bill Chiaravalle,Barbara Findlay Schenck

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118958098

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 4577

Discover how brands are created, managed, differentiated,leveraged, and licensed Whether your business is large or small, global or local, thisnew edition of Branding For Dummies gives you the nuts andbolts to create, improve, and maintain a successful brand. It'llhelp you define your company's mission, the benefits and featuresof your products or services, what your customers and prospectsalready think of your brand, what qualities you want them toassociate with your company, and so much more. Packed with plain-English advice and step-by-step instructions,Branding For Dummies covers assembling a top-notch brandingteam, positioning your brand, handling advertising and promotions,avoiding blunders, and keeping your brand viable, visible, andhealthy. Whether you're looking to develop a logo and tagline,manage and protect your brand, launch a brand marketing plan, fix abroken brand, make customers loyal brand champions—oranything in between—Branding For Dummies makes it fastand easy. Includes tips and cautionary advice on social media and itsimpact on personal and business branding programs Covers balancing personal and business brand development References some of the major brand crises—and how toavoid making the same mistakes Shows brand marketers how to create brands that match theiremployers' objectives while launching their own careers If you're a business leader looking to set your brand up for theultimate success, Branding For Dummies has you covered.

Beekeeping for Beginners

DIY 10 Bee-Utiful Beehive Projects: (Beekeeping for Dummies, Honey Bee, Apiculture)

Author: Micheal Keeva

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781530815876

Category:

Page: 62

View: 1539

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion. Beekeeping For Beginners: (FREE Bonus Included)DIY 10 Bee-utiful Beehive Projects Beekeeping For Beginners: DIY 10 Beautiful Beehive Projects can be a good choice for you to design beehives. A beekeeper should have enough self-reliance to practically take care of their bees and discover innovative ways and solutions to maintain a favorable environment. It will be good to design your own accessories and equipment, such as beehives. These plans will help you to design your own beehives and get the advantage of these images. There are numerous plans that can be followed to construct a house for your bees. After constructing beehives, it will be easy for you to provide a healthy environment for your honey bees. There are 10 plans that will help you to design your own beehives. You should consider a right plan as per your needs. You can learn the designing of new projects for beehive. This book will offer: Essential Things to Construct Beehive Design DIY Frame Jig Hives Five and Nite Frame Nucleus Hive Fun Beehive Projects for Backyard Langstroth Hive Plan Warre and British National Hive Download this book and get the advantage of these projects because these 10 beehives are easy to design with these 10 plans. Download your E book "Beekeeping For Beginners: DIY 10 Bee-utiful Beehive Projects" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!

Geographie für Dummies

Author: Charles A. Heatwole

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527813217

Category: Education

Page: 368

View: 8076

Bei der Geografie geht es längst nicht nur darum, zu wissen, wo welches Land oder welcher Fluss zu finden ist. "Geografie für Dummies" erklärt Ihnen, wie das geografische Koordinatensystem aufgebaut ist, wie man damit Orte bestimmt und so Karten richtig deutet. Im Mittelpunkt des Buches stehen die Geofaktoren Boden, Wasser und Klima und deren Wechselwirkungen miteinander: Wie formen Vulkane, Erosion und Wetter die Erdoberfläche? Wie beeinflussen die Ozeane das Klima? Und wie ist es möglich, dass Wüste und Regenwald nur durch eine Bergkette voneinander getrennt sind? Aber auch der Einfluss des Menschen kommt nicht zu kurz, so wird auch die urbane, politische und wirtschaftliche Geografie erläutert. Egal, ob Sie wissen möchten, wie das Klima die Erde beeinflusst oder wo ein günstiger Standort für das nächste Eigenheim wäre, dieses Buch liefert Ihnen alle Antworten.

Die Bullet-Journal-Methode

Verstehe deine Vergangenheit, ordne deine Gegenwart, gestalte deine Zukunft

Author: Ryder Carroll

Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3644403228

Category: Self-Help

Page: 352

View: 499

Der Erfinder der bahnbrechenden Bullet-Journal-Methode Ryder Carroll zeigt in diesem Buch, wie Sie endlich zum Pilot Ihres Lebens werden und nicht länger Passagier bleiben. Seine Methode hilft mit einer strukturierteren Lebensweise achtsamer und konzentrierter zu werden. Inzwischen lassen sich Millionen Menschen von ihm inspirieren. In diesem Buch erklärt er seine Philosophie und zeigt, wie Sie Klarheit ins Gedankenchaos bringen, wie Sie Ihre täglichen Routinen entwickeln und vage Vorhaben in erreichbare Ziele verwandeln. Mit nur einem Stift und einem Notizblock und Carrolls revolutionärer Technik werden Sie produktiver, fokussierter und lernen, was wirklich zählt - bei der Arbeit und im Privaten.

Blogging für Dummies

Author: Susannah Gardner,Shane Birley

Publisher: Wiley-VCH

ISBN: 9783527704811

Category: Computers

Page: 304

View: 9211

Express yourself! Mit dem eigenen Weblogbuch ist das im Internet ein Kinderspiel: für Privatpersonen, die vom letzten Urlaub schwärmen, aber auch für Firmen, die Interessantes aus Ihrem Geschäftsleben der Öffentlichkeit zugänglich machen. In "Blogging für Dummies" erfahren Sie, wie Sie Ihren eigenen Blog starten, die richtige Software finden und das passende Design auswählen. Finden Sie Ihre Blog-Nische, kurbeln Sie mit einem Firmen-Blog Ihr Geschäft an und gehen Sie souverän mit Spam und unerwünschten Kommentaren um. Starten Sie durch und machen Sie Ihren Blog mit zusätzlichen Features wie Widgets, Podcasts und Videoblogs zum Hingucker!

Italienisch für Dummies

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Author: Francesca Romana Onofri

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527705449

Category:

Page: 367

View: 8645

Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies

Author: Jan Zimmerman,Deborah Ng

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118282302

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 792

View: 6311

Learn the latest social media marketing techniques Social media continues to evolve at breakneck speed, and the savvy marketer needs to keep up. This bestselling guide to social media marketing has been completely updated to cover the newest vehicles, including Groupon and Rue La La, location-based services like Foursquare, and new social networking sites like Google+ and Pinterest. Checklists, case studies, and examples will help you decide the best places to spend your marketing dollars, and you'll learn about valuable social media tools and analytics methods that can help you assess the success of your efforts. A completely updated, all-in-one guide to social media marketing, a valuable way for businesses to reach current and new customers, assist customers with problems, and complete transactions Covers the latest sites and location-based services including Groupon, Rue La La, Foursquare, Google+, Pinterest, and more Minibooks examine the social media mix; tools and techniques; using content to grow your brand; Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Google+ marketing; other sites; and how to measure results and build on success The perfect guidebook for the social media strategist, website manager, marketer, publicist, or anyone in charge of implementing and managing an organization's social media strategy Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition helps you get the most from every minute and dollar you spend on marketing.

Renting Out Your Property For Dummies

Author: Melanie Bien,Robert S. Griswold

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119996590

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 392

View: 7721

Advice on profitable strategies, problem tenants, UK legal issues, and more! Minimise rental headaches and maximise cash flow - without agent's fees Whether you want to become a property tycoon or just rent out a second home, this guide to the UK rental market is your roadmap to success. Now fully updated with extra coverage on tax issues and company formation, let successful landlords Melanie Bien and Robert Griswold show you how to buy the right property, avoid legal problems, retain the best tenants, and maximise your rental income. Praise for Renting Out Your Property For Dummies "This book is a comprehensive guide to the process of renting out your property, brim full of sound practical advice based on years of experience. It's an absolute must for the bookshelf of any would-be landlord, novice and experienced alike." —Tom Entwistle, Editor of the rental property Web site, www.LandlordZONE.co.uk Discover how to Market your property and screen tenants Set the right rent and manage increases properly Master maintenance issues, from DIY to 'contractor dream team' Stay on top of your finances and record keeping

Chromebook For Dummies

Author: Mark LaFay

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118951271

Category: Computers

Page: 368

View: 758

Get the most out of your Google Chromebook Are you the proud new owner of a Google Chromebook and alittle—or a lot—intimidated by the technology? You'vecome to the right place! Chromebook For Dummies walks youthrough setting up the device, transitioning from traditionalcomputers and working in the cloud, customizing Chromebook to suityour needs, navigating the apps and their uses, and applyingadvanced settings and features. Fear not: with the step-by-stepguidance and helpful information inside, there's no reason to breaka sweat. Chromebooks are affordable, fast, and sleek—and withGoogle driving the initiative, they're impossible to ignore. Soit's no wonder they're gaining popularity and enticing people fromall walks of life to make the switch from a traditional PC orlaptop. If you're one of those people and want to make the most ofyour experience, this book is a practical user's guide to allthings Chromebook. Covers all Chromebooks on the market Provides coverage of all Chromebook features in aneasy-to-follow manner Serves as the go-to reference for successfully using aChromebook Includes step-by-step coverage of everything you'll encounterwith your Chromebook If you're a new or inexperienced user who wants to maximize theperformance of your Google Chromebook, you'll turn to this friendlyguide time and again.

PCs reparieren und aufrüsten für Dummies

Author: Andy Rathbone

Publisher: Wiley-VCH

ISBN: 9783527700479

Category: Computers

Page: 400

View: 6529

Digitales Marketing für Dummies

Author: Ryan Deiss,Russ Henneberry

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527812466

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 6590

Als Unternehmen kommt man kaum noch um digitales Marketing herum. Jedoch fehlt es vielen Marketingabteilungen an Know-how. Da kommen neue Herausforderungen auf die Kollegen zu: Auf welchen Social-Media-Plattformen sollte mein Unternehmen aktiv sein? Wie komme ich an Fans, Follower und Likes? Wie gestalte ich die Webseite und generiere Traffic? »Digitales Marketing für Dummies« beantwortet all diese Fragen. Außerdem stellen die Autoren verschiedene Analysetools vor, mit denen man seine Werbekampagnen prüfen und optimieren kann. So gerüstet, präsentieren Sie Ihr Unternehmen schon bald optimal im Web.

Solar Power Your Home For Dummies

Author: Rik DeGunther

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470873656

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 408

View: 9492

The bestselling alternative energy reference book in North America—now in an updated edition Want to take advantage of solar power in your home? Whether you’re looking to save on your energy costs by adding a few solar components or you want to build a solar-powered house from the ground up, Solar Power For Dummies, 2nd Edition takes the mystery out of this energy source and shows you how to put it to work for you! This new edition gives you hands-on tips and techniques for making your home more energy-efficient though solar power—and helping the planet at the same time. Plus, you’ll get all the latest information on changes to federal, state, and local regulations, laws, and tax incentives that seek to make solar-power adoption more feasible. Expanded coverage of the technology that underpins full-scale solar-power systems for the home New small- and mid-sized solar products, projects, and applications Rik DeGunther is a design engineer who started his own energy consulting firm Featuring ten of the easiest and cheapest DIY solar projects, Solar Power For Dummies, 2nd Edition is the fun and easy way to meet your energy needs with this clean power source!

Neuro-Linguistisches Programmieren für Dummies

Author: Romilla Ready,Kate Burton

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 352781079X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

View: 8563

Möchten Sie andere Menschen besser verstehen und sich ihnen gegenüber besser verständlich machen? Dann ist dieses Buch genau das richtige für Sie. Romilla Ready und Kate Burton zeigen Ihnen, wie Sie mit NLP Ihre Kommunikation mit anderen erfogreich gestalten können und Ihre Ziele leichter erreichen. Sie erfahren, was es mit "Landkarten", "Ankern", "Zeitreisen" oder "Rapport" auf sich hat und werden schon bald merken wie Sie einen neuen Blick auf Ihre Umwelt werfen und wie positiv sich Ihre Kommunikation mit anderen entwickelt.

Drums Für Dummies

Author: Jeff Strong

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 352770342X

Category: Drum

Page: 322

View: 9268

Schlagzeug und Perkussionsinstrumente gelten als leichter Einstieg in die Musik. Mit "Schlagzeug und Perkussion für Dummies" lernen alle, die gerne Schlagzeug oder Perkussion spielen möchten, die Spieltechniken für verschiedene Trommelarten wie Bongos, Congas, Tamburin oder Bodhran sowie für das Schlagzeug kennen. Vom einfachen Rhythmus über lateinamerikanische Musik, Jazz, Blues und Funk bis hin zum Rhythmus, bei dem jeder mit muss, zeigt Ihnen der Schlagzeuger Jeff Strong die grundlegenden Beats und Tempi. Kauf, Aufbau und das Stimmen des Instruments - oft eine der ersten Hürden - werden ebenfalls ausführlich beschrieben. Auf der beiliegenden CD gibt es alle im Buch vorgestellten Übungen als MP3 zum Mit- und Nachspielen.

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