We have always loved the look and feel of stone houses. They have an ageless quality that stands in contrast to the built in obsolescence prevalent in today’s world. Twenty five years ago we... More > built own stone house. We researched the available methods, and settled on the slip-form technique popularized by Scott and Helen Nearing. We made several major improvements including better slipforms, creation of a reveal at face of the stones, and foam insulation built into the walls.
We have organized our book into two parts. Part I: The Art of Building a House of Stone details an Advanced Slipform Construction Technique from the gathering of stones to the construction of finished structures with a special section detailing building Garden Walls. Part II: From Dream to Reality – Building Our House chronicles our building experience in the summer of 1979 and offers comments gleaned from living in our house for more than a quarter of a century.< Less
Growing marijuana hydroponically indoors has become the preferred method to cultivate cannabis. Growing marijuana hydroponically is not as hard as it looks, but it does require you to know what you... More > are doing. That is why a guide, like The Hydroponic Bible, is of vital importance! Whether you a novice cultivator or an experienced cultivator with a Phd in Hydroponic Marijuana you should read this book. This book, to the cultivator, is the equivalent of the periodic table to the chemist. The book is 17 Megabytes (PDF), 350 pages (Hard Print) of picture perfect perfection. It contains over 100 pictures enabling the viewer/reader to visually learn step by step techniques. If you are tired of reading grow guides that use long winded paragraphs to explain things that could otherwise be conveyed in a single sentence, just to fill the pages- then this marijuana hydroponic guide is for you. In fact, it is the only book you will ever need on growing marijuana hydroponically.< Less
This book is a 110 page detailed guide to build what I would consider to be the best darn homemade BBQ Smoker on the planet. This is a full blown nuts to bolts, 110 page instruction guide with... More > pictures that will walk you step by step in building your dream bbq smoker. This is a well thought out, engineered bbq smoker that is made up of many components that all work together in harmony to produce championship quality bbq..every time. Why do I think the plans are so good: Well, I have spent the last 5 years designing and building the ultimate BBQ smoker based on readily available 55 gallon drums and with NO WELDING. I have spent COUNTLESS hours perfecting the design, so that it does the following: Maintains steady BBQ temps for LONG periods of time, Fuel efficiency, Even INDIRECT heat, Weather-Proof, Inexpensive to Build, Precise air flow control, unique charcoal chute for easy loading,charcoal basket and ash pan, folding side tables, steel casters for easy mobility, precise temperature gauging, etc.< Less
El objetivo de esta HISTORIA DEL CAMPO SOBRE EL CULTIVO COMERCIAL DE RECAO O CULANTRO EN PUERTO RICO es simple: exponer con un lenguaje sencillo cómo establecer un cultivo comercial de recao o... More > culantro exitoso con recursos económicos muy limitados. Para alcanzar ese objetivo, le contaré mis fracasos y mis logros; mis éxitos y mis desdichas. En fin, compartiré con ustedes mis historias y experiencias en la producción comercial de recao o culantro en Puerto Rico.
Esta será una pintoresca guía sencilla y práctica. Aquí no encontrará términos científicos o un lenguaje complejo. Para aquellos interesados, haremos referencia a material especializado y técnico. Esperamos que esta colorida historia sea de su agrado.< Less