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Selected Residential Projects 1991-2014 By aba studio
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ABA Studio is an architecture and design practice specializing in homes and schools. This book features a selection of residential projects in a variety of sizes and styles.
Gulf Coast Gardening with Randy Lemmon By Randy Lemmon
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Randy Lemmon is the host of Houston's GardenLine radio program, on Newsradio 740 KTRH. Over 1.4 million Houstonians garden for a hobby or pastime, and GardenLine is where they listen for advice and... More > information on gardening and landscaping. Every Saturday and Sunday 6 a.m.-10 a.m., (on line at www.ktrh.com) GardenLine’s Randy Lemmon answers listeners' questions on everything from aphids to zoysias. He's Houston’s absolute expert on lawns and gardens, offering help to listeners both with and without "green thumbs." Randy's a Texas Aggie who truly KNOWS plants and flowers. He explains them with ease and candor, and is as competent a "plant" person as there is. He studies, and he practices. He embraces "new methods" as well as the "old" ways of dealing with problems. Gulf Coast Gardening with Randy Lemmon is the first in a series of self-published books by Randy Lemmon Consulting.< Less
Gulf Coast Gardening with Randy Lemmon By Randy Lemmon
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Randy Lemmon is the host of Houston's GardenLine radio program, on Newsradio 740 KTRH. Over 1.4 million Houstonians garden for a hobby or pastime, and GardenLine is where they listen for advice and... More > information on gardening and landscaping. Every Saturday and Sunday 6 a.m.-10 a.m., (on line at www.ktrh.com) GardenLine’s Randy Lemmon answers listeners' questions on everything from aphids to zoysias. He's Houston’s absolute expert on lawns and gardens, offering help to listeners both with and without "green thumbs." Randy's a Texas Aggie who truly KNOWS plants and flowers. He explains them with ease and candor, and is as competent a "plant" person as there is. He studies, and he practices. He embraces "new methods" as well as the "old" ways of dealing with problems. Gulf Coast Gardening with Randy Lemmon is the first in a series of self-published books by Randy Lemmon Consulting.< Less
Ueki no Te Ire: The Japanese Art of Giant Bonsai By Eric Mader
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Ueki no Te Ire: The Japanese Art of Giant Bonsai is the first comprehensive guide to Japanese-style landscape pruning in the English language. It’s an ideal introduction to the subject for... More > bonsai and Japanese garden enthusiasts as well as landscape designers, and professional gardeners. The book includes a brief history of Asian topiary as well as step-by-step guidelines for pruning and training landscape trees in several formal Japanese styles. The book features extensive full color photos of trees taken at residential and monastery gardens throughout Japan. Extensive appendices include glossaries of Japanese and English arboriculture terms, as well as a detailed list of recommended public gardens in the U.S., Canada, and Japan. More information about this book and about the Japanese art of landscape tree pruning can be found at: http://www.giantbonsai.com< Less
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
The Art of Building A House of Stone 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. 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
Workers@Home: Making the Most of Your Time By Erin Thiele
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Erin Thiele has taken the time to write down in this small book the methods and principles that keep her life running smoothly. With five children still at home, home-schooling the youngest three,... More > and heading up a successful worldwide ministry as a single mom, Erin still has been able to squeeze in writing more than a dozen books and numerous magazine articles, tape twelve videos and books on tape and has been a motivational speaker around the world to hundreds of women just like you! We promise that this book will be your constant resource for getting your life to run smoothly: organizing and scheduling your time, meals, clutter, cleaning, laundry, and even sewing. Whether you need help managing the time God has given you, or an easier way to get things done, you will refer to this book again and again!< Less
Secret Hidden Bookcase Door Plans By Daniel Berg
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Secret hidden bookcase door plans. Everything you need to build your own secret bookcase door. Standard heavy duty hinges, simple wood working skills and a few basic tools. This bookcase door should... More > only cost a couple hundred dollars to build and will look and function like a custom built unit.< 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
1001 GardenLine Questions By Randy Lemmon
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1001 GardenLine Questions is a collection of questions and Randy's answers from hundreds of his radio show listeners. It covers how to grow and kill things in the garden, especially for those along... More > the Gulf Coast and in the Houston-area specifically. This is a great follow-up and a perfect companion book to Randy's first Lulu-made book Gulf Coast Gardening with Randy Lemmon.< Less
Off the Grid By LaMar Alexander
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This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid. It includes detailed step-by-step plans for a solar cabin and over 30 other projects. This is an encyclopedia for homesteading and... More > off-grid living written by a homesteader and includes cabin plans, solar and wind system installation, solar composting toilet, how to make a living from your homestead, where to find cheap land and much more... This book was designed as an Ebook with links and videos that will not work in the printed version. If you want full color pics, links and videos to work please order the Ebook download or CD version available on Lulu.< Less
House of Fallen Timbers By David Lottes
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This Blook is a selection of the first six months entries and images in the journal of my attempt to build a log cabin from dead trees and found materials. The goal was to create a small cabin... More > spending as little money as possible.< Less
Landscape Industry Certified Technician By Dr. Barbara Fair
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This study manual is an update for the Landscape Industry Certified Exam given by PLANET.
Waterbridge Brochure 050213 By Andrew King
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At Vin-Yet Designs we strive to develop exceptional architectural design based on your specific needs. It isn’t about our egos or agendas; instead, we create an environment of collaboration... More > and communication with our clients, making you part of the process. This creative partnership creates an excitement about every project, regardless of scope, size, or budget.< Less
Growing Staghorns from spore By Wayne Boyce
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This is the first edition of a small booklet on how to grow staghorn ferns from spore, good results are achieved with some species progressing to the sporeling stage in three months, there is... More > information in this booklet that is not available anywhere on the internet to my knowledge. So if this interesting hobby is fo you then this booklet will get you there.< Less
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
Outside My Window: A Look at the Oakwood Village Nature Preserve By Robert Greenler
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Outside My Window is a description of things found in an urban nature preserve, but it is much more. A recurring point of view in this collection of essays is the author’s search for the story... More > behind the immediate visual impression—an attempt to see with the mind as well as the eye. For example: The shape of the grandfather oak shows that when European settlers arrived they found the landscape of an oak savanna; The spacing of old silver maples in a ring tells of the presence of a ghost tree, once inhabiting the place in the center; The presence of small holes on a maple tree reveals the presence of an unseen bird that has arrived this spring, following the lead of others of his kind in past years; and The size of the glacial kettle in the nature preserve reveals the presence, 12,000 years ago, of a buried chunk of ice the size of the adjacent apartment house that now overlooks the preserve.< Less
A Collection of Construction Photos for the Metzger Home By Belinda Rubio
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A rustic lodge home on beautiful Lake Keowee, SC. Built by Gabriel Builders, in the Cliffs Communities. This home has stunning views of the lake and land.
A TASTE FOR CHANGE, The Modern Pioneer's Kitchen Garden Journal By Tammy Swank
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A modern pioneer celebrates the kitchen garden by exploring home grown and whole food sources. A homesteader's journal that features growing instructions on over fifty different herbs and... More > vegetables. Including tips on home canning, preserving and foraging for wild edibles.< Less
Culinary Herbs By M.G. Kains
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How to plan, plant, cultivate, harvest, cure, and use herbs for cooking flavorful foods. Illustrated.
Bonsai Trees Care For Beginner By Jecky Lee
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With the benefit of this book Bonsai Trees Care For Beginner, you can learn how to craft your own bonsai tree into a beautiful work of art. Inside these pages, you will find tons of information to... More > help you in creating a bonsai you can be proud of. You’ll not only get information on bonsai trees, you’ll learn how to craft them into a work of art. We’ll tell you how to: Plant your bonsai Prune and trim your bonsai into the style you want Wire the tree When and how to water and fertilize Repotting the plant Where and how to display your bonsai Taking care of outdoor bonsai in cold weather And much, much more!< Less
Secret Hidden Bookcase Door Plans By Daniel Berg
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Secret hidden bookcase door plans. Everything you need to build your own secret bookcase door. Standard heavy duty hinges, simple wood working skills and a few basic tools. This bookcase door should... More > only cost a couple hundred dollars to build and will look and function like a custom built unit.< 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
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
Take-Apart Dome By Phillip Reed
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A how to build book for a 16 1/2' dia. take-apart Geodesic Dome that can be set up or removed in less than an hour. 50 pages, 83 color photographs, 27 detail drawings