Smart Guide: Ponds, Fountains and Waterfalls

Smart Guide: Ponds, Fountains and Waterfalls

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by Creative Homeowner Editors
     
 
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 & Fountainshas it all. Completely rewritten and packed with all-new full-color photographs and illustrations, this guide will help homeowners plan, build,

Overview

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 & Fountainshas it all. Completely rewritten and packed with all-new full-color photographs and illustrations, this guide will help homeowners plan, build, and maintain theirwater featurewith 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 & Fountainswill not only help their project take off; it will instill the confidence to finish.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"The editors of this guide wisely provide cautionary instructions on potential hazards in the addition of a variety of water elements to a garden. ....... The selection and care of fish for a pond, a directory of suitable plantings, and a glossary complete this helpful publication. Marilyn K. Alaimo Chicago Botanic GardenMarch 19, 2010

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580114639
Publisher:
Creative Homeowner Press
Publication date:
01/04/2010
Series:
Smart Guide
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
10 Years

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Creative Homeowner is a leading and trusted source for the best information, inspiration, and instruction related to the house and home. Over the past 25 years, Creative Homeowner has grown significantly to include titles covering all aspects of decorating and design; home repair and improvement; house plans; gardening and landscaping; and grilling. Creative Homeowner's books and online information are known by consumers for their complete and easy-to-follow instructions, up-to-date information, and extensive use of color photography. Among its best-selling titles are Backyard Homesteading, Ultimate Guide: Wiring, and Ultimate Guide: Home Repair.

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Smart Guide: Ponds, Fountains and Waterfalls (PagePerfect NOOK Book) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was very easy to understand, with a lot of pictures to help design your own pond. We are using the book to design our pond. Great book