The Art and Science of Keeping HouseBook - 1999
Further topics include: Making up a bed with hospital corners, Expert recommendations for safe food storage, Reading care labels (and sometimes carefully disregarding them), Keeping your home free of dust mites and other allergens, Home safety and security, A summary of laws applicable to the home, including privacy, accident liability, contracts, and domestic employees and more in this practical, good-humored, historic, philosophical, even romantic, guidebook to the art of household management.
From Library Staff
Mandy96 Jun 02, 2017
Tuesday, June 20: HOME COMFORTS: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF KEEPING HOUSE, by Cheryl Mendelson (Scribner, 1999). USA Today said, '“Home Comforts" is to the house what "Joy of Cooking" is to food.' A bible of home maintenance, Cheryl Mendelson's tome tackles everything from cleaning chi... Read More »