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Welcome to the Natural Handyman's Bookshop!

The Natural Handyman owns most of these books and stands by them as being particularly useful to their "genre". Though we know that most people go directly to Amazon to search for books these days, we decided to keep our bookshop as an "heirloom" item. We hope you like our selections as much as we do!

If you have a home repair or decorating book suggestion that would improve our list, drop us a line by clicking HERE!

Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning the Cool and E-Z Way


The Water Heater Workbook

Troubleshooting & Repairing Major Appliances


The Original Basement Waterproofing Handbook

Building / Renovation

Code Check: A Field Guide to Building A Safe House

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Remodeling Your Home

Contractor's Guide to the Building Code

The Builder's Secret

Carpentry and Building Construction

Renovation: A Complete Guide

Roofing Construction and Estimating

Sheds and Garages - Step by Step Techniques

Business Ideas

The E-Myth Contractor - Why Most Contractor's Businesses Don't Work

Handyman's Handbook: The Complete Guide To Starting And Running A Successful Business

Start and Run A Home Cleaning Business


Fast and Easy Techniques for Building Modern Cabinetry

Refacing Cabinets: Making An Old Kitchen New

Ceramic Tile

(See Tile/Stone)

Children's Books

Switched On, Flushed Down, Tossed Out


Clean It Fast, Clean It Right

The Cleaning Encyclopedia

Start and Run A Home Cleaning Business


Making Plastic Laminate Countertops

Concrete Countertops

Country Living

Storey's Basic Country Skills


Crafts for Thanksgiving

Easy-To-Do Holiday Crafts From Everyday Household Items

One-Hour Christmas Crafts

Simply Handmade:  365 Easy Gifts &Decorations You Can Make

Sneaky Uses for Everyday Things


The Not So Big House


Installing and Hanging Doors


Drywall: Professional Techniques for Walls and Ceilings


All About Wiring Basics

American Electricians' Handbook

Wiring Simplified

Wiring A House

Feng Shui

Feng Shui Design

Feng Shui that Makes Sense


Fine Furniture Finishing


Reader's Digest Illustrated Guide to Gardening

Home Repair, General

How Your House Works

Reader's Digest New Fix-It Yourself Manual

Room for Improvement



Taylor's Master Guide to Landscaping


Visual Guide to Lock Picking

The Complete Book of Locks and Locksmithing


Masonry Skills

The Complete Guide to Stonescaping: Dry-Stacking,
Mortaring, Paving & Gardenscaping

Mobile Homes

Foremost Mobile Home Fix It Guide

The Manual for Manufactured/Mobile Home Repair and Upgrade


The Duct Tape Book

The Five-Gallon Bucket Book

WD-40 Book

Organizing Clutter

Organize your home

Painting / Wallpapering

Fine Furniture Finishing

Faux painting

Picture Framing

Home Book of Picture Framing


Modern Plumbing

Plumbing A House

Pools, Hot Tubs and Spas

Build Your Own Hot Tub or Spa

The Ultimate Pool Maintenance Manual

Real Estate Investing

Doghouse to Dollhouse For Dollars

Fix It and Flip It


The Homeowner's Bible


Roofing Construction and Estimating

The Slate Roof Bible

Solar Energy

Solar Living Sourcebook

Steam Heating

The Lost Art of Steam Heating


Ceramic Tile Setting

Tile Your World


The New Router Handbook

Reader's Digest Book of Skills and Tools

Woodworking With The Router

Tree Houses

Build Your Kids A Treehouse

The Tree House Book

Treehouses: The Art and Craft of Living Out On A Limb

Home Tree Home: Principles Of Treehouse Construction

Tree Houses You Can Actually Build

Wallboard (See Drywall)


How to Repair Old Windows

Working Windows... A Guide to the Repair and Restoration of Wood Windows

Wood Burning

Woodburner's Companion

Wood Finishing

Understanding Wood Finishing