We’re big fans of Real Simple here at Charles & Hudson, so when we heard they were releasing a book based on the popular “New Uses for Old Things” column, we had no doubt it would be a handy, useful addition to any book collection. If you’re not familiar with […]
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During the last few months, I’ve discovered a fascinating genre of books: the home improvement memoir. Fraught with tales of complicated projects and numerous obstacles, these books are also filled with insight, information and accomplishment. If you find yourself in need of something to read, consider one of the following […]
We’re proud of our entire team of contributors here at Charles & Hudson. They’re a diverse bunch that are experts in renovation, electrical, design and architecture just to name a few. A couple of our contributors are also published authors and we wanted to share their work which is now […]
There’s a few new books coming out this summer that I’ve had bookmarked on my Amazon list. Though I have my fair share of chick lit pre-ordered (no judgments) here are a few DIY reads that I’m excited to take to the beach. 101 Saturday Morning Projects – Over a […]
I love books…the way they smell, the way they look, the way they feel. Even when I’m not engaged in the physical act of reading, I love having books around me. From a design perspective, books add warmth and interest to any room. They make a personal statement and generate […]
If you were seeking information for a home improvement project pre-internet (which wasn’t that long ago), your options were: A. Ask a friend, family member or your local hardware store for advice. B. Refer to your back issues of your Family Handyman or This Old House. C. Crack open your […]
photo: John Clark MoCoLoco has turned us onto yet another great book called Mini House Now. With mcmansions all the rage these mini-homes have become viable living options for those who don’t have much stuff and want to live a very sparse lifestyle. I can’t say it’s for us but […]