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Lou Manfredini

Born: 1964
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois:

Biography: Lou Manfredini started working in a hardware store when he was thirteen years old. He worked as a carpenter’s apprentice in college and opened his own construction company in Chicago in 1985. His media career began ten years later when he pitched the idea of a call-in show to a local radio station. WGN-AM picked up the show, and Mr. Fix-It was born.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Lou Manfredini on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Lou Manfredini's bath smarts :
ISBN: 0345449908 OCLC: 55060601

Ballantine Books, New York : 2004.

Make over your bathroom with minimum full.

Lou Manfredini's house smarts /
ISBN: 0345449894 OCLC: 55060600

Ballantine Books, New York : 2004, ©2002.

Explains how to buy, maintain, and live comfortably in a house, covering plumbing, electricity, windows, flooring, construction, decorating, and insulation.

  Lou Manfredini's House Smarts.
ISBN: 1299111904 OCLC: 842874388

Ballantine Books, 2010.

Lou Manfredini's kitchen smarts :
ISBN: 0345449886 OCLC: 55060599

Ballantine Books, New York : 2004.

Make over your kitchen with minimum fuss.