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Ponds, Fountains & Waterfalls (Smart Guides)

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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, Waterfalls & Fountains has it all. Completely rewritten and packed with all-new full-color photographs and illustrations, this guide will help homeowners plan, build, and maintain their water feature 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 waterfall, and even adding accents such as bridges and stepping-stones to the backyard. For homeowners who can't wait to get started in the spring and want to show off their creativity, Smart Guide: Ponds, Waterfalls & Fountains will not only help their project take off; it will instill the confidence to finish.

Synopsis:

Plan, build, and maintain with do-it-yourself sequences and easy-to-understand text. Covers plant and fish selection. 150 full-color photographs and 100 color illustrations.

Synopsis:

A water garden--incorporating a pond and waterfall and/or fountain--is today's sought-after companion to almost any backyard landscaping project.
Smart Guide: Ponds, Fountains & Waterfalls leads readers through each step of selecting, designing, installing, and maintaining a pond with a waterfall and/or fountain. Totally revised and rewritten, this concise construction manual is packed with all the essential information a homeowner needs to successfully handle each task. All-new full-color photographs and detailed drawings clearly illustrate the step-by-step instructions, which are written with the do-it-yourselfer in mind.
 
- More than 150 full-color photographs
- 100 color illustrations

- Water-quality testing, fish and plant selection, and care and maintenance

- How to bring a stream or waterfall into your backyard the easy way

- Installing a pond shell liner

- Installing flexible pond liners of any size, on any kind of terrain

- Index and glossary

Synopsis:

This SmartGuide® shows you how to enhance your landscape by adding a pond, fountain, or waterfall.

• More than 300 photographs and illustrations

• Install ponds, water gardens, fountains, and more

• Clear, concise step-by-step instruction

• Tips that save you 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:
9781580114639
Publisher:
Creative Homeowner
Subject:
Ponds
Editor:
Creative Homeowner Press
Editor:
Donegan, Fran
Author:
How-To
Author:
Editors of Creative Homeowner
Author:
Donegan, Fran
Author:
Creative Homeowner Press
Author:
Landscaping
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Water in landscape architecture
Subject:
Water gardens
Subject:
Pond
Subject:
Fountain
Subject:
Waterfall
Subject:
Gardening-Water Gardens
Subject:
Gardening-Landscape and Design
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Landscaping
Publication Date:
20091231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
10.70x8.40x.40 in. .90 lbs.

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » General
Home and Garden » Gardening » Landscape and Design
Home and Garden » Gardening » Water Gardens
Reference » General
Religion » Comparative Religion » General

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Product details 112 pages Creative Homeowner Press - English 9781580114639 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Plan, build, and maintain with do-it-yourself sequences and easy-to-understand text. Covers plant and fish selection. 150 full-color photographs and 100 color illustrations.

"Synopsis" by ,
A water garden--incorporating a pond and waterfall and/or fountain--is today's sought-after companion to almost any backyard landscaping project.
Smart Guide: Ponds, Fountains & Waterfalls leads readers through each step of selecting, designing, installing, and maintaining a pond with a waterfall and/or fountain. Totally revised and rewritten, this concise construction manual is packed with all the essential information a homeowner needs to successfully handle each task. All-new full-color photographs and detailed drawings clearly illustrate the step-by-step instructions, which are written with the do-it-yourselfer in mind.
 
- More than 150 full-color photographs
- 100 color illustrations

- Water-quality testing, fish and plant selection, and care and maintenance

- How to bring a stream or waterfall into your backyard the easy way

- Installing a pond shell liner

- Installing flexible pond liners of any size, on any kind of terrain

- Index and glossary

"Synopsis" by ,

This SmartGuide® shows you how to enhance your landscape by adding a pond, fountain, or waterfall.

• More than 300 photographs and illustrations

• Install ponds, water gardens, fountains, and more

• Clear, concise step-by-step instruction

• Tips that save you time, effort, and money

• Essential information to help you add value to your home

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