By Nicole Curtis
For the 1st time, Nicole Curtis, the superstar of the megahit HGTV and DIY community convey Rehab Addict, finds her inner most struggles, her own victories, and the inspiring classes we will be able to all study from them.
Nicole Curtis is the cruel, soulful, charismatic dynamo who for the previous two decades has labored tirelessly to revive historic homes, usually revitalizing neighborhoods within the technique. and likewise, within the technique, drawing hundreds of thousands of fanatics to her tv convey, Rehab Addict, the place they stick with every one step of the labor and singular imaginative and prescient that remodel the probably misplaced explanation for a run-down construction right into a fantastically restored domestic. yet there's a lot more to this self-taught professional and dealing mother. With hersignature impossible to resist honesty and effort, Curtis writes a couple of venture that each reader will locate compelling: how she rehabbed herself. Better Than New reveals what’s no longer visible on TV—Curtis’s own battles and her own triumphs, her advanced relationships, her lifestyles as a unmarried mom, the tale of the way she acquired begun home improvement homes, and the eating fine details of manufacturing a megahit tv express whereas maintaining with young children, rescue canines, and numerous initiatives on her domestic upkeep punch lists. fans of the convey gets an within examine a few of her most famed restorations, together with the greenback residence, the Minnehaha condo, the Campbell road venture, and the Ransom Gillis mansion.
half inspirational memoir and half self-help advisor, Better Than New is a trip ineight chapters—each pinned to the tale of a home that Curtis has reworked, each one offering a hard-fought lesson approximately life—that takes readers to where all of us are looking to be: home.
Read Online or Download Better Than New: Lessons I've Learned from Saving Old Homes (and How They Saved Me) PDF
Similar home design books
Development of mystery Hiding PlacesSecret Hiding locations has over 60 pages of shrewdpermanent hiding areas big enough for weapons, jewellery, and absolutely anything you could reflect on. All tools published during this publication have been selected for the power to be quite simply tailored to varied events and in numerous and person methods.
Are your strength debts throughout the roof, and is your house nonetheless chilly within the wintry weather and sizzling in the summertime? That’s the truth for lots of householders in Wisconsin at the present time, however it doesn’t must be that method. Advances in glass know-how and window development lately have made old school home windows out of date.
DISCOVER:: A tips on how to e-book for these attracted to construction a Mountain domestic . if you are able to examine an important features of a venture, this can be the publication for you. I speak about finances, wishes, and layout. utilizing the integrated workouts and worksheets you progress in the course of the technique. Then I consultant you step-by-step via estimation, layout, and eventually the development method.
The growth of towns within the overdue C19th and heart a part of the C20th within the constructing and the rising economies of the realm has one significant city corollary: it triggered the proliferation of unplanned components of the towns which are pointed out by way of a plethora of terminologies comparable to bidonville, favela, ghetto, casual settlements, and shantytown.
- Best Homes of the 1920s (Dover Architecture)
- Guide to water wells and locating ground water
- The Philadelphia Country House
- Solar Power Your Home For Dummies
- 101 Ideas To Improve Your New Home: Home design, energy efficiency and green construction
Additional resources for Better Than New: Lessons I've Learned from Saving Old Homes (and How They Saved Me)
Better Than New: Lessons I've Learned from Saving Old Homes (and How They Saved Me) by Nicole Curtis