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DIY: Destroy It Yourself

Advantages: Lots of Pictures
Disadvantages: Impossible Dream!

On a scale of one to ten, I'd give myself a ten for luck. (I might be jinxing things by admitting so on a global consumer website, but there's a lot of wood around me that I can touch to ward off any sinister ibjits that might have heard me say that.) O ...

Tricksty 22.09.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Collins Complete DIY Manual - Albert Jackson, David Day

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DIY or just learn how tradesmen should do it

Advantages: Detailed with lots of pictures
Disadvantages: Know your limitations

...I moved to a larger house and wanted a really good DIY manual that covered most aspects of house DIY. The Collins book is one of a handful that cover most aspects of DIY/ house construction to varying degrees of complexity., and is reasonably priced aro ...

cootuk 21.07.2004 · Read full review
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The best £10 i have spent this year!

Advantages: Full of very good information
Disadvantages: none that i could see

Imagine real tomatoes from your garden that have not been made to artificially turn red by pumping a gas in the glasshouse, and not been grown in water only to have the nitrates it need to be added by a machine :( This review is of the Hardback book "G ...

the_enlightened_one 02.03.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Grow Your Own Veg - Carol Klein

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Profit from property

Advantages: Practical advice, well laid out
Disadvantages: none

Profit from Property gives a practical guide to all noivce property developers on what to do and more importantly what not to do when developing a property for profit. Author, Sarah Beeny has had huge success from the Channel 4 show Property Ladder where ...

EmBe 20.07.2006 · Read full review
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Property Ladder - The Beany Bible!

Advantages: good read
Disadvantages: not long enough

Property Ladder is a TV programme focusing on budding property developers who buy property to do up and make a profit. This, however, is not always the end result. Sarah Beeny has brought out a book to go with the series. Sarah Beeny is inspirational a ...

nigelcross 04.08.2009 · Read full review
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