The Complete Sourcebook

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Microtronics has released an exciting new sourcebook for builders, decorators and remodelers. Whether you are involved in new construction, decorating, or home improvement, The Complete Sourcebook is a convenient aide in the search for sources of building and decorating products. Sorted and extensively cross-referenced, the book provides quick & easy access to a comprehensive listing of over 4800 national and international manufacturers, distributors, and retailers of home building and decoration products. Our goal in creating the book was to give both professionals and do-it-yourselfers a handy reference guide to aid in the search for sources for building and decorating products. The sourcebook is arranged by product categories such as; architectural components, building supply, bathroom, kitchen, lighting and much more. Special cross references include resources for antiques, ponds, gardens, and solar energy. Of special note is the heavily cross-referenced product/company index giving you the shortcut you need to find product resources in a hurry. Save time and money by finding the best sources for thousands of products.

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Here's what people are saying about The Complete Sourcebook;

"A RESOURCE BONANZA. Finding just the right items to turn a house into a home can be daunting, but The Complete Sourcebook narrows the task"

John Saladyga, - New York's Newsday (January '96)

"Remodeling and research go together. If you're hunting for that elusive perfect product, check out The Complete Sourcebook"

Better Homes and Gardens - Remodeling Magazine (November '95)

"This book offer's a fine opportunity to comparison shop and deal directly with manufacturers"

Recommended Reference Book American Library Association, (November '95)

"My compliments on a fine piece of work. It's just incredible what you have done. The Complete Sourcebook is more than I hoped for. I won't be telling my competitors about it."
Bill Maynard - Quality Care of California

"I find it to be an excellent reference"
Wayne Simmons, Director of Education, National Decorating Products Association

Purchased by Bruce Irving, WGBH, producer of THIS OLD HOUSE

"Builders, decorators, and do-it-yourselfers have a new guide to finding alternative sources to the supplies they need"
Richmond Times Dispatch, July '95

Jane Erskine, Reference Book News (September/October '95 Issue)

Other Reviews appeared in....

Florida Sun Times

Listed in R R Bowker, Books in Print (September 1995)

Upcoming Reviews

Traditional Home, Renovation Style Magazine, Spring '96 Issue

Advertised in the following National Magazines

Home, Metropolitan Home, 21 Magazine

Now available at:

Barnes & Noble Bookstores

To Order:

Mail your completed Order form along with a check for $32.45 to:
PO Box 200
Massapequa Park, NY 11762-0200

Make checks or money order payable to MICROTRONICS

For further info Call: (516) 783-5793

Bookstore and Library Ordering Information:

Fruin, Jay The Complete Sourcebook, builders, decorators, remodelers, do-it-yourselfers. 540p. LC 94-96168 July 1995. pap. 29.95 (ISBN 0-9645594-0-4).

Available at the following Book Distributors:

Baker & Taylor, Somerville NJ, (908) 722-8000
Bookazine Co. Inc. Bayonne NJ, (201) 339-7777
Brodart Co., Williamsport PA, (717) 326-2461

Volume Discount schedule listed with R R Bowker.

International Orders:

Although we are a US based company, we have included a great deal of information about overseas companies in our book. We welcome overseas orders, our only requirements are that all funds be paid in advance with US dollars, shipping charges are paid by the buyer.

Request for Inclusion

If you want your company included in The Complete Sourcebook fill out the Company Request for Inclusion form
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