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BASIC LANDSCAPING
How-to: Design a landscape plan. Prepare new beds. Plant bare-root shrubs. Plant balled and burlapped trees. Plant balled and burlapped shrubs. Plant container shrubs. Mulch new beds. [color, 48 minutes] $39.95 BT0001



BATHROOMS
How-to: Design a bathroom and select products. Tear out old elements and frame in new elements. Rough-in mechanical systems. Install drywall. Install cabinets and countertops. Install ceramic tile and vinyl. Install plumbing fixtures. Update the bathroom with a “facelift.” [color, 64 minutes] $39.95 BT0002




CABINETS
How-to: Select and compare cabinets. Install traditional kitchen cabinets. Install frameless kitchen cabinets. Install bathroom cabinets. Install a pre-manufactured countertop. [color, 51 minutes] $39.95 BT0003

CEILINGS
How-to: Fix annoying ceiling cracks. Patch plaster holes. Use joint compound to renovate a ceiling. Cover a damaged ceiling with drywall. Construct and install wood beams. Hang a suspended ceiling grid. Install ceiling tiles the easy way. Deal with common ceiling obstructions [color, 58 minutes] $39.95 BT0004

CERAMIC TILE
How-to: Prepare the underlayment. Select and lay out tile. Set floor tile and wall tile. Tile a countertop. How-to grout. Tile showers and whirlpool decks. Utilize less common tile sizes. [color, 61 minutes] $39.95 BT0005

 

CONTRACTING A HOME - VOLUME 1
How-to: Plan and design. Dig, pour and insulate the foundation. Frame the floor and walls. Frame the roof. Heating rough-in. Plumbing rough-in. Electrical rough-in. [color, 98 minutes] $39.95 BT0006

CONTRACTING A HOME - VOLUME 2
How-to: Install windows and doors. Roofing. Install siding. Insulate and install drywall. Finish carpentry. Install ceramic tile. Install cabinets. Stain and paint. Install flooring. Trim-outs. Install hardware. [color, 81 minutes] $39.95 BT0007

DRYWALL
How-to: Hang drywall on ceilings and walls. How to tackle special hanging situations. Install cornerbead and tape the joints. Apply ceiling textures. Sand and repair drywall. [color, 62 minutes] $39.95 BT0008
ELECTRICAL
How-to: Understand basic principles. Install boxes and run cable. Make connections with boxes. Install outlets, switches, lights, and GFCI’s. Install appliances. Connect a service panel. Tie new wiring into existing wiring. Understand 3-way and 4-way switches. [color, 69 minutes] $39.95 BT0009
EXTERIOR PAINTING
How-to: Paint the exterior of a house from priming to painting the trim. Select colors and different types of paint. Safety with extension ladders, ladderjacks, and scaffolding. Select brushes and applicators. Prepare surfaces using traditional methods, plus the use of electrical scrapers, heat gun, and pressure washer. Glaze windows. [color, 29 minutes] $39.95 BT0010
FENCES & GATES
How-to: Plan and design. Lay out the fence. Dig post holes. Set wood posts. Install stringers and rails. Finish a wood fence. Install a chain-link fence. [color, 63 minutes] $39.95 BT0011
FINISH CARPENTRY
How-to: Install a passage door and casing. Install window casing and baseboard. Install a fireplace mantle. Install crown molding. Match casing to existing millwork. Install a pocket door. Install a bi-fold door. Install wainscoting. [color, 51 minutes] $39.95 BT0012
FINISHING A BASEMENT
How-to: Plan and design. Framing. Rough-in the mechanical systems. Install insulation and drywall. finish carpentry. Install ceramic tile. Install flooring. Trim-outs and hardware. [color, 77 minutes] $39.95 BT0013
FRAMING
How-to: Frame the floor system. Frame and sheath walls. Frame new openings in old walls. Install roof trusses. Hand-frame roofs. Instruction on special framing situations. [color, 62 minutes] $39.95 BT0014
HAND & POWER TOOLS
How-to: Work with measuring and layout tools. How to use hand saws, circular saws, power mitre saws, table and radial arm saws. Choose the correct hammer for your project. How to add accessories to your drill for a variety of tasks. Use chisels for mortising a door. Use a plane. How to work with a router. [color, 66 minutes] $39.95 BT0015
HOME SECURITY
How-to: Make an assessment of your home security needs. Install a deadbolt lock in an exterior door. Secure your windows against forced entry. Select an exterior and/or interior lighting system for your residence. Install an automated home security system. Set up a Neighborhood Watch Program. [color, 40 minutes] $39.95 BT0016
KITCHENS
How-to: Plan your kitchen. Tear out old elements and frame new elements. Install and reface cabinets. Install countertops. Install flooring. Install plumbing fixtures and appliances. Install lighting. [color, 69 minutes] $39.95 BT0017
LIGHTING
How-to: Understand types of lighting. Install recessed lighting. Install fluorescent fixtures. Install under-cabinet lighting. Replace hanging fixtures and install wall sconces. Put up track lighting. Design living room soffit lighting. Install a low-voltage outdoor lighting system. [color, 49 minutes] $39.95 BT0018
PAINT & WALLPAPER
How-to: Prepare surfaces. Paint wood trim. Stain wood trim. Paint ceilings and walls. Stenciling. Faux finishes. Hang wallpaper. Hang borders. [color, 72 minutes] $39.95 BT0019
PATIOS & WALKWAYS
How-to: Plan and design paver projects. Lay out the site. Excavate and compact the base. Level the bedding sand. Lay the pavers and install the edging. Level and finish the pavers. Make forms for poured concrete. Pour concrete. [color, 57 minutes] $39.95 BT0020
PLUMBING
How-to: Understand plumbing systems. Install drain, waste and vent lines. Install water supply lines. Install a shower fixture and a new toilet. Install vanity fixtures. Install a whirlpool tub. Install a kitchen sink, disposer and dishwasher. [color, 68 minutes] $39.95 BT0021
RETAINING WALLS
How-to: Choose the appropriate type of block for a particular project. Prepare the appropriate base for different types of walls. Build curved and straight walls. Step the end of a wall back into a hillside. Incorporate simple design options to improve the appearance and usefulness of a wall. Address water problems that might weaken a wall. [color, 38 minutes] $39.95 BT0022
ROOFING
How-to: Tear off old shingles and prepare for new roofing. Lay out and install shingles. Shingle around chimneys, valleys, ridges and plumbing vents. How-to back shingle. Install attic and soffit vents. “Roofing-over.” Flash against a sidewall. [color, 65 minutes] $39.95 BT0023
SIDING
How-to: Tear off old siding and prepare or replace existing sheathing for new siding. Estimate material requirements. Apply house wrap for weatherizing. Install necessary flashing. Use traditional hand tools, power tools, and pneumatic equipment. Install siding for professional looking results. Caulk where needed when the job is completed. Safely deal with heights using extension ladders, and ladder jacks with planks. [color, 44 minutes] $39.95 BT0024
TREES & SHRUBS
How-to: Lay out new shrub beds to enhance an existing landscape. Prepare soil. Compost yard waste. Weed out problem trees and shrubs before you buy them. Plant new shrubs and trees. Prune trees and shrubs in natural and formal styles. Help trees develop a true leader branch. Determine the best cuts to make in pruning. Renew an old, exhausted shrub in 3 years. Prepare an existing shrub for transplanting and move it to a new location. Develop a hedge. [color, 60 minutes] $39.95 BT0025
UNDERGROUND SPRINKLERS
How-to: Design an effective underground sprinkler system. Tap into water supply and provide proper backflow prevention. Use PVC or polyethylene pipe. Install and adjust sprinkler heads. Install and wire control valves and electronic controller. Install a rain switch, moisture sensor and drip irrigation. Protect the pipes from freezing weather. [color, 69 minutes] $39.95 BT0026

VINYL FLOORING
How-to: Prepare for installation. Install underlayment. Make a paper template. Cut and secure fully-bonded vinyl. Make a two-piece template. Secure perimeter-bonded vinyl. Install base and edging. Repair vinyl flooring. Install vinyl tile. [color, 60 minutes] $39.95 BT0027
WEATHERIZATION & INSULATION
How-to: Install interior and exterior window insulator kits. Reglaze window panes. Weather-strip windows and doors. Replace old window sash and vinyl jamb liners. Install combination storm windows. Prevent leaks by caulking gaps and cracks. Insulate walls and ceilings with fiberglass batts. Install vapor barriers. Find and seal up by-passes prior to install attic insulation. Ventilate a roof for maximum insulation efficiency by installing soffit vents, roof vents, and baffles. Insulate an attic. [color, 50 minutes] $39.95 BT0028
WINDOWS & DOORS
How-to: Install windows in new construction. Install a new window in an existing wall. Install new sashes and jamb lines in an existing frame. Install French, entrance and sliding glass doors. Install door hardware. Install interior passage, bi-fold and pocket doors. [color, 50 minutes] $39.95 BT0029
WOOD FLOORING
How-to: Prepare to refinish a hardwood floor. Sand a hardwood floor. Stain and finish floors. Put down underlayment. Install pre-finished wood flooring. Install solid-unfinished wood flooring. [color, 53 minutes] $39.95 BT0030
 
 

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