Old House Journal - - From The Editor -

. . . and more. Learn about mi­nor plas­ter re­pair, set­ting up a scaf­fold us­ing lad­ders, mea­sur­ing, paint­ing a pan­eled door and us­ing glazes, and ev­ery as­pect of wallpapering. It’s all so clearly pre­sented, even the novice will gain con­fi­dence. This book starts at the be­gin­ning (with color the­ory and prepa­ra­tion) and cov­ers ev­ery de­tail—com­plete with hun­dreds of stepby-step draw­ings—yet the ad­vice is pro­fes­sional. (The au­thor is an ac­com­plished English paint-dec­o­ra­tor who has run his own busi­ness and taught for many years.) Real-world tips and tricks of the trade pep­per the pages. Tech­niques are time-hon­ored. DIY Guide to Paint­ing and Wallpapering by Michael R. Light Cre­ative Home­owner Press, 2018 240 pp., $19.99

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