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Concrete Garden Projects: Easy & Inexpensive Containers, Furniture, Water Features & More

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  • Posted December 30, 2011

    Great for Patio Spaces

    I was the fortunate contest winner of this book, a gift certificate to Home Depot, and foam molds to create concrete address numbers. The project for the house numbers was a video garden project presented on the Timber Press website.

    A couple of years ago I made some stepping stones with concrete with found ¿treasures¿ around the house, but when I saw Concrete Garden Projects, I realized there were many other things I could make with a little concrete. I love projects that repurpose and use found items.

    This book has inspiration as well as specific instructions for creating useful concrete objects for the yard. There are a variety of pots using either homemade molds or other containers you have around the house. There are also mini-ponds, birdbaths, tea lights, and other decorative items. The last section of the book is the Project Handbook with step-by-step instructions and photographs for working with concrete and molds. There are instructions also for adding decorative touches to your concrete project.

    The photographs are nicely done and most are full-page. Most of the projects are easy and can be made with things you have around the home or inexpensive kitchen or candle molds. This is a great book for those who love their patio spaces!

    11 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 25, 2011

    CONCRETE Information

    Easy to understand, easy, useful projects. Different levels of skill challenge you and keep you from getting bored.

    6 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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