November 26, 2007
Home Improvement Reference Center and related new mailing list for homeowners in Berkeley doing home improvements
Take a look at a new Berkeley Public Library online resource:
Home Improvement Reference Center - Well illustrated information on maintenance, remodeling, electrical work, plumbing, wood projects, outdoor improvements, and decorating home & garden.
Go to http://berkeleypubliclibrary.org/ & click on Online Resources or go directly to
Find Home Improvement Reference Center under General Reference
You will need a Berkeley Public Library card to connect to this online resource from outside the library.
For related new mailing list for homeowners in Berkeley doing home improvements go to
A group for discussing various home improvement topics with other homeowners in Berkeley. The topics can include:
unknown treasures of local resources
learning from other people's experiences
brain-storming for solving problems
suggestions for working with carpenters, plumbers, roofers, architects, contractors, etc
approaches for working through the city maze on building issues