Consumer Information

CRP   Consumer Reports Magazine
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Online text version. Full text access to the online text version of Consumer Reports.  (SMTH)

ebsco hirc   Home Improvement Reference Center
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Ebsco: The Home Improvement Reference Center (HIRC) is a full text database accessible via a custom EBSCO interface. It is intended for use in public and academic libraries and is designed to assist homeowners in do-it-yourself home repair, maintenance, and remodeling projects. Step-by-step instructions for thousands of projects in the areas of plumbing, outdoor, woodworking, electrical, and decorating are provided in high-quality PDF files. Additionally, thousands of articles from magazines and reference books provide tips and suggestions to supplement the step-by-step project instructions.  (SMTH)