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Certified Plant Professional Study Manual By Dr. Barbara Fair, Ph D.
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Study Manual for the North Carolina Certified Plant Professional Exam
The Bulb-o-licious Garden By Nikki Phipps
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A simple guide to gardening with your favorite flower bulbs.
Plumeria Rainbow: Amazing Plumeria Photographs Vol. 1 By Michael Stephen Anders
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Michael S. Anders, founder www.plumeria101.com presents Plumeria Rainbow... a fine Photo book with over 80 stunning full page Plumeria photographs. Each beautiful flower photo is identified by name... More > for quick cultivar referencing. This is volume one, in a highly collectable photo book series for Plumeria lovers around the world. This is a must have.< Less
How to build a vinyl liner swimming pool By Ronald Noonan
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A "how-to-book" on building an in-ground vinyl liner swimming pool, complete with tool and equipment lists, detailed color photos, materials needed and an estimated time for each task. The... More > book covers from site lay-out to completion. Free videos on "you tube" (swimming pool shadow) show completed projects with swimouts, steps and loveseats in swimming pools< Less
The Houses of Chaska Beach By Jeff Ulrich, Barbara Boeckling
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Do you remember the questionnaire that Barbara Boeckling distributed to the Chaska residents at the turn of the Millennium? She used the responses to prepare a notebook including photos she took of... More > every house in Chaska Beach. “The Houses of Chaska Beach”, Volume One, also includes additional research done by Jeff Ulrich with the help of Mary Stahl, Lina Wharton and Steve Bowen. There is a section that includes historical photos from Barbara Boecklings collection, a historical narrative prepared by Steve Bowen and Barbara Boeckling and the chronology of the development of Chaska Beach. Every house has it’s own page with a photo taken at the turn of the Millennium, all owners back to 1957 from the Erie County records, the date it was built and the questionnaire information that was returned. There are also some photos of the original structure! This book is 156 pages in full color and either soft or hard cover! It can be ordered directly on-line and delivered to your house.< Less
SUB-PLAN By SUB-PLAN
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How far does planning control what we build? And what can we build without planning? SUB-PLAN investigates the moment when architecture appears to slip into insignificance – when it... More > doesn’t even need a planning application. Are the implications of minor development more significant than planners imagine?< Less
Our Forever Home By Genie Nowicki, Iris Harrell
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Our Forever Home tells the story of one couple’s quest to design and build their accessible and sustainable dream home in Portola Valley, California. Iris Harrell and Ann Benson who founded... More > Harrell Remodeling, have remodeled hundreds of kitchens, bathrooms, and entire homes for other people over their 25 years in business. This time the remodel is for their own home. Their home is not only beautiful, it operates as a high-performance system incorporating solar panels, foam insulation, recycled fixtures and doors, low toxicity finishes, carefully regulated use of water, and the integration of universal design into every space. Their forever dream home is a model of timeless design and green efficiency.< Less
The Complete DIY Solar Panel Guide By Troy Reid
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A fully illustrated guide on how to make your own solar panels for under $1 per watt. With online videos to help beginners with soldering and making their own solar panels. Designed for both... More > beginners and experts. With an introduction to solar panels, lead acid batteries, solar charge controllers and power inverters. Including a power requirements calculator to help you select the right equipment for your needs. Everything is covered from shopping for parts to putting it all together in your own home.< Less
CFI Seed Saving Guide By Eden Kinkaid
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A user-friendly introduction to saving seeds. Provides background information on seed saving and step-by-step instructions for saving the seeds of most common vegetables.
Land for Life - A Handbook on Caring for Natural Lands By David Steckel, Holly Harper
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Land for Life, the second edition of our publication formerly titled Stewardship Handbook for Natural Lands in Southeastern Pennsylvania, is a comprehensive resource drawn from Natural Lands Trust's... More > decades of experience in managing natural resources in southeastern Pennsylvania. Chapters cover major stewardship issues, preparing a stewardship plan, managing deer impacts, controlling invasive plants, restoring forests, establishing native meadows and grasslands, and much more.< Less
Journal of an Irish Garden By Rachel Darlington
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Journal of an Irish Garden is a collection of columnist and plantsperson Rachel Darlington’s articles in the Irish Garden magazine from 2007 to 2015. It details her development from amateur... More > gardener to owner of a garden open to the public. This book is, in essence, a horticultural journey. It is an odyssey of discovery, knowledge and fulfilment, while taking the not-so-occasional foray into the realms of iffy dress-sense, hypothermia and muck. This journey contains elements that most gardeners will recognise from their own endeavours. "We follow the author’s development as a gardener and that of her garden, Douentza, which is a joy to visit, full of well-grown unusual plants and one of the up-and-coming Irish gardens." —Helen Dillon, the Dillon Garden "What really makes the book for me is the clear and ever-present love of plants. From the mundane to the rare, the plant mix is eclectic and the book peppered with handy tips for growing them." —Jimi Blake, Hunting Brook Gardens< Less
2016 Official List of Approved Exhibition Names for Exhibitors & Judges By American Rose Society
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The latest edition of THE resource for exhibitors and judges includes 296 pages of approved exhibition names, in a larger 8.5x11, format.
Pure Sand Gardening By Patrick Jordan
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Pure sand over topsoil provides an easy to weed, clean way to grow and harvest vegetables that provides a secret ingredient to your mineral content. Learn a helpful method to augment poor soil or... More > grow above it from a gardener with 40+ years of experience.< Less
My Homekeeping Handbook By Susan Godfrey
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My Homekeeping Handbook: Forms and Handy Hints for Making a Homekeeping Handbook Free Black Forms Pack Included!! 59 Pages | Format: Ebook
How to Give a Luncheon By Susan Godfrey
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HOW TO GIVE A LUNCHEON Tips for giving a luncheon with over 40 recipes! 62 page ebook.
Our Forever Home By Iris Harrell, Genie Nowicki
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Our Forever Home tells the story of one couple’s quest to design and build their accessible and sustainable dream home in Portola Valley, California. Iris Harrell and Ann Benson who founded... More > Harrell Remodeling, have remodeled hundreds of kitchens, bathrooms, and entire homes for other people over their 25 years in business. This time the remodel is for their own home. Their home is not only beautiful, it operates as a high-performance system incorporating solar panels, foam insulation, recycled fixtures and doors, low toxicity finishes, carefully regulated use of water, and the integration of universal design into every space. Their forever dream home is a model of timeless design and green efficiency.< Less
How to build a vinyl liner swimming pool By Ronald Noonan
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A "how-to-book" on building an in-ground vinyl liner swimming pool, complete with tool and equipment lists, detailed color photos, materials needed and an estimated time for each task. The... More > book covers from site lay-out to completion. Free videos on "you tube" (swimming pool shadow) show completed projects with swimouts, steps and loveseats in swimming pools< Less
Circuit Down By Larry Dimock
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This is a guide for solving problems in the electrical circuits of a home - shorts, loose connections, GFCIs tripping, etc. The book is thorough but not overly technical, and gives over 30 helpful... More > black and white diagrams and charts. Homeowners will come to understand their wiring system and what can happen to it. Many problems will become easy to fix with confidence.< Less
How to make Rocks (As the Romans did 2500 years ago) By Ronald Noonan
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Book shows detailed steps on how to make rocks as the Romans did 2500 years ago. Detailed color photos and description show the reader how to make & use the rocks for building waterfalls,... More > patios, etc. You can see product video on you tube under "swimming pool shadow". Tools & materials required to do a professional job along with explanation of mixes required. This is a book for the professional landscaper as well as garden amateurs.< Less
Ultimate Off Grid Guide By LaMar Alexander
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This book is for anyone that lives off-grid or would like to live an off-grid homesteader lifestyle. It is 355 pages and includes detailed step-by-step plans, full color pictures, and material list... More > for building an off-grid cabin and over 30 useful homestead projects. Also included are directions for installing a small solar and wind power system, rain water harvest system, composting toilet, outdoor wood furnace and more... This ebook is printable and works on Linux, Windows, and Mac!< Less
BeeKeeping: Learn How To Keep Bees Successful By $2 Publishing House
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How to be a Beekeeper The information in this book is useful to anyone wanting to start beekeeping as a hobby or a business. It was written for beginners. Those who have never looked into... More > beekeeping, may not understand the meaning of the terminology used by people in the industry. We have tried to overcome the problem by giving explanations. We want you to be able to use this book as a guide in to beekeeping. Replaces time spent researching The information in this book range from how to get started to how to process honey. This book compiles a wide range of subjects with information needed by the beginning beekeeper. It covers how to get started as how to care for them. The diseases and pests to protect them from. It also covers how to breed queen bees and how to process honey, as well as the way to present honey.< Less
How to Turn an Old Tire into a Fabulous One-of-a-Kind Ottoman By Home Attire
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Step by step illustrated instructions for transforming an old tire into a beautiful hemp wrapped ottoman, easily and affordably.
Building in the 'Bu: Navigating the Malibu Zoning Code By Lester Tobias
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“Building in the ’Bu: Navigating the Malibu Zoning Code” addresses the process of building a home in Malibu, from what code(s) are applicable for a given project, to how to deal... More > with older homes that no longer meet current codes, to the actual submittal and plan review process. Flow charts and decision trees are included to help a reader decide where in the planning and permitting process their dream home lies. Finally, as author Lester Tobias writes: “After laying out all the pitfalls, trials and tribulations of the process, I give the reader a reason to not be daunted, and to go boldly where plenty of homeowners have gone before.”< Less
The Art of Building a House of Stone: Using an Advanced Slipform Technique By Joe Kohler, Mona Anderson
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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. Thirty plus years ago we built... More > 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. We are not sure how this book will appear on your Ereader. It looks pretty good on the Nexus 7.< Less
Growing Staghorns By Wayne Boyce
eBook (ePub): $8.27
This ebook takes you through the process of growing Staghorns (Platycerium Species) from spore to sporeling from three to six months. This method is not hit and miss like most instructions you can... More > find. There are reasons why Platycerium spore will not germinate and this booklet explains in a simple to follow way the reasons and and the rules you must follow. The process is not difficult and is a very rewarding hobby. even commercial growers may gain from this ebook.< Less