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The Complete Guide to Landscape Projects: Natural Landscape Design, Eco-Friendly Water Features, Hardscaping, Landscape Plantings (Black & Decker Complete Guide To...)

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The Complete Guide to Landscape Projects is a hardworking, comprehensive manual for renovating, building, and "greening up" your landscape. Inside you'll find complete directions for time-tested landscape building projects as well as new environmentally sustainable projects. From designing your landscape to putting the finishing touches on an arbor or custom gate, everything you need for landscaping success is right here. Learn how to make and install: compost bins, water management systems, dry beds, rain gardens, efficient irrigation, soil management programs, permeable patios and walkways, reclaimed fences, and more. You can build a sustainable, low-cost yard with the most efficient, cost-effective methods and products with the help of this book.

Book News Annotation:

This illustrated guide to home landscaping provides step-by-step instructions for accomplishing numerous garden and yard projects. The volume is divided into sections covering earth, plants, stone, water and carpentry and provides detailed instructions for projects such as lot grading, building swales, planting trees and shrubs, rain barrels, ponds and irrigation systems, stone walls and patios and trellises, fences and arbors. The work includes numerous color photographs detailing specific instructional steps as well as technical drawings with dimensions for each of the projects. An illustrated introductory section on building materials and techniques is provided. This is an official publication of Black&Decker tool company. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

Kristen Hampshire is an award-winning magazine journalist and author of four outdoor design and landscaping books branded by John Deere, including Hobby Farms, 52 Backyard Landscaping Projects, Landscaping and Lawn Care, and Stonescaping Made Simple. Hampshire has been published in Consumers Digest, Ladies’ Home Journal, Fortune Small Business, Vogue Knitting, The Tennessean and Ohio magazine. Hampshire is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA). She writes from home in Bay Village, Ohio, where she lives with her husband Haven Ohly, and her muse, a Scottie-dog named Mayzie. Visit her at www.kristenhampshire.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781589235649
Author:
Hampshire, Kristen
Publisher:
Creative Publishing International
Subject:
Outdoor & Recreational Areas - General
Subject:
Outdoor & Recreational Areas
Subject:
Home Construction-Outdoor Structures
Subject:
hardscaping
Subject:
Retaining walls
Subject:
Gardens
Subject:
Landscape
Edition Description:
Paper Text with Flaps
Series:
Black and Decker Complete Guide
Publication Date:
20101231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
720 color
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
10.75 x 8.25 x 0.5 in 2.04 lb

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