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The Complete Pond Builder: Creating a Beautiful Water Garden (Our Garden Variety)

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“Begins with...pond construction basics and continues with preformed...lined, concrete, raised and semi-raised, and earth ponds; waterfall and stream construction; pond edgings; pumps and filtration; and other water features. Color photographs and drawings throughout.”—Booklist. “Photos, drawings, cut-away views and insider tips enhance the explanatory text.”—Publishers Weekly.

Synopsis:

The tranquility of water has the power to calm frazzled nerves and soothe a weary soul. As our modern world increases in complexity, the simple serenity of water becomes ever more enticing. Create a magic world all your own with glittering shadows that bounce off your kitchen walls, or build a hidden pond in a clearing in the woods as an escape from everyday pressures, with this wealth of professional guidance by leading pond authority Helen Nash. Whatever style r use you choose, you'll find all you need to make the dream a reality. See how to build a pond from scratch, or use prefabricated molding; then learn what plants and fish to fill it with. Go beyond just a hole in the ground, and experiment with raised ponds, waterfalls, streams, and more. If you don't have the know-how to design a pond or lack the funds to hire a builder, practical advice and inspiring photos will help you realize your fantasy garden.

Synopsis:

Demonstrates how to create a water garden from scratch or prefabricated moulding. The book also offers guidance on plants and fish, and moves onto raised ponds, streams and waterfalls.

Synopsis:

“Begins with...pond construction basics and continues with preformed...lined, concrete, raised and semi-raised, and earth ponds; waterfall and stream construction; pond edgings; pumps and filtration; and other water features. Color photographs and drawings throughout.”—Booklist. “Photos, drawings, cut-away views and insider tips enhance the explanatory text.”—Publishers Weekly.

Synopsis:

Begins with...pond construction basics and continues with preformed...lined, concrete, raised and semi-raised, and earth ponds; waterfall and stream construction; pond edgings; pumps and filtration; and such other water features as fountains, stepping- stones, bridges, and islands.... Color photographs and drawings throughout, and a list of water garden plants." Booklist.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780806938677
Subtitle:
Creating a Beautiful Water Garden
Author:
Nash, Helen
Publisher:
Sterling
Location:
New York
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
Garden Design
Subject:
Water gardens
Subject:
Ponds
Subject:
Construction - General
Subject:
BG-HUMOR/GAMES - BG-HUMOR
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Our Garden Variety
Series Volume:
C 2 KBR/01-6
Publication Date:
19970630
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10 x 8.5 in

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Product details 144 pages Sterling Publishing - English 9780806938677 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The tranquility of water has the power to calm frazzled nerves and soothe a weary soul. As our modern world increases in complexity, the simple serenity of water becomes ever more enticing. Create a magic world all your own with glittering shadows that bounce off your kitchen walls, or build a hidden pond in a clearing in the woods as an escape from everyday pressures, with this wealth of professional guidance by leading pond authority Helen Nash. Whatever style r use you choose, you'll find all you need to make the dream a reality. See how to build a pond from scratch, or use prefabricated molding; then learn what plants and fish to fill it with. Go beyond just a hole in the ground, and experiment with raised ponds, waterfalls, streams, and more. If you don't have the know-how to design a pond or lack the funds to hire a builder, practical advice and inspiring photos will help you realize your fantasy garden.
"Synopsis" by , Demonstrates how to create a water garden from scratch or prefabricated moulding. The book also offers guidance on plants and fish, and moves onto raised ponds, streams and waterfalls.
"Synopsis" by ,
“Begins with...pond construction basics and continues with preformed...lined, concrete, raised and semi-raised, and earth ponds; waterfall and stream construction; pond edgings; pumps and filtration; and other water features. Color photographs and drawings throughout.”—Booklist. “Photos, drawings, cut-away views and insider tips enhance the explanatory text.”—Publishers Weekly.

"Synopsis" by , Begins with...pond construction basics and continues with preformed...lined, concrete, raised and semi-raised, and earth ponds; waterfall and stream construction; pond edgings; pumps and filtration; and such other water features as fountains, stepping- stones, bridges, and islands.... Color photographs and drawings throughout, and a list of water garden plants." Booklist.
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