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Outdoor Living

Outdoor Living

by Steven Bradley
     
 

Expert advice from a trusted name in gardening. Get the solutions to your gardening problems from the American Horticultural Society's Practical Guides! Select from this ever-growing library of titles for the best gardening advice on plants and plant care, garden design, and garden construction. Outdoor Living Includes: Designing for outdoor living —

Overview

Expert advice from a trusted name in gardening. Get the solutions to your gardening problems from the American Horticultural Society's Practical Guides! Select from this ever-growing library of titles for the best gardening advice on plants and plant care, garden design, and garden construction. Outdoor Living Includes: Designing for outdoor living — planning your outdoor space; choosing a style; dining and entertaining areas; creating a relaxing space; ways of creating shelter; using lighting; styles of garden furniture; play areas. Practical projects — building a barbecue, play area, water feature, and sandbox; creating a mosaic table; assembling a chair; installing lighting; erecting a gazebo and an awning. Essential know-how — illustrated guide to tools and materials; using cement; ordering and estimating quantities; paints and stains; safety advice; general maintenance of surfaces, garden furniture, lighting, and water features.

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There's practical advice on safety, acquiring the right tools and other down-to-earth topics. (Sacramento Bee)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789471307
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
01/22/2001
Series:
AHS Practical Guides Series
Edition description:
1 AMER ED
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
4.88(w) x 8.08(h) x 0.30(d)

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Meet the Author

The American Horticultural Society (AHS) educates and inspires people of all ages to become successful and environmentally responsible gardeners by advancing the art and science of horticulture.

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