Nicole Curtis's Better Than New: Lessons I've Learned from Saving Old Homes PDF

By Nicole Curtis

A New York Times and USA Today Bestseller

For the 1st time, Nicole Curtis, the megastar of the megahit HGTV and DIY community express Rehab Addict, unearths her deepest struggles, her own victories, and the inspiring classes we will all research from them.

Nicole Curtis is the harsh, soulful, charismatic dynamo who for the prior 20 years has labored tirelessly to revive ancient homes, frequently revitalizing neighborhoods within the method. and in addition, within the approach, drawing hundreds of thousands of enthusiasts to her tv express, Rehab Addict, the place they stick with each one step of the exertions and singular imaginative and prescient that remodel the possible misplaced explanation for a run-down construction right into a fantastically restored domestic. yet there's a lot more to this self-taught professional and dealing mother. With hersignature impossible to resist honesty and effort, Curtis writes a few venture that each reader will locate compelling: how she rehabbed herself. Better Than New reveals what’s no longer noticeable on TV—Curtis’s own battles and her own triumphs, her complex relationships, her lifestyles as a unmarried mom, the tale of the way she acquired begun home improvement homes, and the eating bits and bobs of manufacturing a megahit tv convey whereas maintaining with children, rescue canines, and numerous initiatives on her domestic upkeep punch lists. fans of the exhibit gets an inside of examine a few of her most famed restorations, together with the greenback residence, the Minnehaha residence, the Campbell highway undertaking, and the Ransom Gillis mansion.

half inspirational memoir and half self-help consultant, Better Than New is a trip ineight chapters—each pinned to the tale of a home that Curtis has reworked, every one offering a hard-fought lesson approximately life—that takes readers to where all of us are looking to be: home.

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