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Ponds & Fountains: Step-By-Step Projects (Smart Guide)

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Smart Guide: Ponds & Fountains leads readers through each step of selecting, designing, installing, and maintaining a pond or fountain. All the essential information a homeowner needs to successfully handle each task is packed into this concise construction manual. Detailed drawings clearly illustrate the step-by-step instructions, which are written with the do-it-yourselfer in mind. With the help of this Smart Guide, readers can add value to their homes while enjoying the greatest possible savings in time, effort, and money.

Synopsis:

A water garden-pond and fountain-is today's sought-after companion to almost any backyard landscaping project. Whether readers are deciding on the type of pond that best suits their wants and needs or trying to decide whether a stream or a waterfall fits better into their landscape, Smart Guide: Ponds and Fountains has it all. Packed with detailed full-color illustrations, this guide will help homeowners plan, build, and maintain their pond or fountain with step-by-step do-it-yourself sequences and easy-to-understand directions. Chapters cover everything from plant and fish selection to tips on choosing a spray or statuary fountain, how to install pond shells, digging out a watercourse, and even adding accents such as bridges and stepping-stones to your backyard. For homeowners who can't wait to get started in the spring and want to show off their creativity, Smart Guide: Ponds and Fountains will not only help their project take off but will instill confidence to the finish.

Synopsis:

Plan, build, and maintain with do-it-yourself sequences and easy-to-understand text. Covers plant and fish selection. 162 full-color illustrations and 50 color photographs.

Synopsis:

Smart Guide Ponds & Fountains

This Smart Guide shows you all you need to know about adding a pond or fountain to your landscape.

• More than 175 full-color illustrations

• 45 color photographs

• Clear, concise step-by-step instruction

• Tips that help you save time, effort, and money

• Essential information to help you add value to your home

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Planning a Water Feature
 
Chapter 2
Products and Materials
 
Chapter 3
Flexible Pond Liners
 
Chapter 4
Rigid Pond Liners
 
Chapter 5
Pond Life
 
Chapter 6
Fountains
 
Chapter 7
Maintaining Water Quality
 
Chapter 8
Other Water Features

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580111065
Subtitle:
Step-by-Step Projects
Author:
Editors of Creative Homeowner
Author:
Creative Homeowner
Author:
Creative Homeowner Press
Publisher:
Creative Homeowner
Location:
Upper Saddle River, NJ
Subject:
General
Subject:
Water gardens
Subject:
Fountains
Subject:
Outdoor & Recreational Areas - Pools, Water Gardens, Ponds
Subject:
General Gardening
Subject:
Water gardens -- Design and construction.
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Pond
Subject:
Fountain
Subject:
Waterfall
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Smart Guide
Series Volume:
107-595
Publication Date:
20021201
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
250
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
10.36x8.90x.25 in. .72 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by ,
A water garden-pond and fountain-is today's sought-after companion to almost any backyard landscaping project. Whether readers are deciding on the type of pond that best suits their wants and needs or trying to decide whether a stream or a waterfall fits better into their landscape, Smart Guide: Ponds and Fountains has it all. Packed with detailed full-color illustrations, this guide will help homeowners plan, build, and maintain their pond or fountain with step-by-step do-it-yourself sequences and easy-to-understand directions. Chapters cover everything from plant and fish selection to tips on choosing a spray or statuary fountain, how to install pond shells, digging out a watercourse, and even adding accents such as bridges and stepping-stones to your backyard. For homeowners who can't wait to get started in the spring and want to show off their creativity, Smart Guide: Ponds and Fountains will not only help their project take off but will instill confidence to the finish.

"Synopsis" by ,
Plan, build, and maintain with do-it-yourself sequences and easy-to-understand text. Covers plant and fish selection. 162 full-color illustrations and 50 color photographs.

"Synopsis" by ,
Smart Guide Ponds & Fountains

This Smart Guide shows you all you need to know about adding a pond or fountain to your landscape.

• More than 175 full-color illustrations

• 45 color photographs

• Clear, concise step-by-step instruction

• Tips that help you save time, effort, and money

• Essential information to help you add value to your home

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