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Build your own Outdoor Kitchen By Jeff Buchanan
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How to "build your own outdoor kitchen" guides you through a step by step plan developed by one of the original outdoor kitchen builders - Jeff Buchanan. The book contains plans for two... More > complete models with instructions for designing and constructing your own custom design. Benefit from Jeff's over 20 years of experience in the design and construction of outdoor entertainment areas< Less
Growing Up Green By Nikki Phipps
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Allowing kids to grow up green means teaching them to respect our environment. No matter where you live, teaching kids about organic gardening is easy and worthwhile.
Simple Solar Homesteading By LaMar Alexander H.E.S.
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SIMPLE SOLAR HOMESTEADING: Self-Help This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid that wants to learn how to build simple solar projects to make life easier. ... More > Includes 15 plans with many pictures, drawings and material list. Learn to build: a solar cabin, solar composting toilet, solar water heater, solar food dehydrator, rainwater harvesting system, root/storm cellar, drill a water well and more... Also included: How and where to find cheap homestead property and a resource guide for homesteader supplies.< 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
Building Your Own Private Beach By Eric Brunet
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A “Do It Yourself” swimming pond project working toward clear water visibility. Illustrates the trials, efforts, and perspectives of the project in hopes to inspire others on how they too... More > might take the journey and accomplish their own personalized private beach – swimming pond haven, with the budget of a decent in-ground swimming pool.< Less
Daihatsu Hijet OWNERS MANUAL 1999-2007 S210P Chassis By Trebor Snetram
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Owners manual for chassis number S210P produced from 1999 to 2007. Fuse, liquid capacity, towing, maintenance requirements and other useful information for S210P owners.
What You Need to Know About Your Coal Stove By Kirk Mook
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Learn how to use a coal stove. Without proper instruction, many people cannot even get coal to burn. Those that can accomplish it have a hard time keeping a coal fire burning. You will learn how to... More > start and keep a coal stove running, plus how to do it safely.< 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
Sewing Made Easy By Linda Paterson
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Tips and Tricks About Sewing For Beginners
Off-Grid Solar Power By LaMar Alexander
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This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid that wants to learn how to install a solar electric power system and how to maintain the system for optimal performance. Included are... More > step-by-step installation instructions, description of equipment and sources, guides for determining the size of a system needed and detailed illustrations of each component of a system. Also included are simple ways to optimize your solar electric system for best operation, detailed maintenance and repairs for each component and recommended system equipment with links. Plus- how to incorporate wind power into your off-grid system!< 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
Bootcamp for Lousy Housekeepers (Coil-Bound Edition) By Heidi Schaap
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You're buried under piles of unfolded laundry. You can't set the table because all your dishes are dirty. You need to dust, but every countertop is covered in newspapers and last month's unpaid... More > bills. Every drawer in your home is a junk drawer. Does this sound familiar? Do you want to manage your home better, but just don't know where to start? Bootcamp for Lousy Housekeepers is the book that can help you transform your home from "messed" to "blessed" in a month (or less!) and keep it clean FOR GOOD! Drill Sergeant Heidi Schaap teaches you what to clean, how often to clean it, how to maintain your newly-cleaned home and more!< Less
The Haunted Garden: Death and Transfiguration in the Folklore of Plants By Sheryl Humphrey
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People turning into plants.... Sheryl Humphrey's THE HAUNTED GARDEN is an informal collection of mysterious old botanical myths and legends. Explore this dark garden of folklore and the ancient tales... More > of metamorphosis into flowers, trees, and herbs.< Less
Edible and Useful Plants for the Swan Coastal Plain By Vicki Boxell
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This book provides information about plants that are edible or have other uses. They can all be grown in Perth, Western Australia and would also grow in places with sandy soils, such as Florida or... More > the California coast. Growing food is going to become even more important as time passes, it is a great pastime and you know what is going into your vegetables and fruit if you grow it yourself. Many plants have uses that are not widely known. Many 'weeds' for example are actually quite nutritious, are easy to grow and some even taste okay.< 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
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
Cost Estimating for the Handyman Business By Bill O'Donnell
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The Cost Estimating for the Handyman Business manual by RemodelMAX contains 128 pages of material costs and manhours for over 3000 items for small jobs.
Everybody's Building Code By Bruce Barker
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Construction defects in homes cost millions of dollars every year and place people’s health and lives at risk. Everybody’s Building Code helps people determine if they and their... More > contractors are complying with the important requirements of the International Residential Code. Everybody’s Building Code is for everybody who wants to understand the International Residential Code without wading through the dry and often confusing language of the code itself. Everybody’s Building Code states code requirements in direct, command oriented statements and provides hundreds of examples, illustrations, and photographs that demonstrate how to apply the code requirements. In cases where the code requirements may not reflect current best practices, the book discusses some opinions on the subject and directs the reader to other sources for more information. The book contains an extensive key word index and a detailed Table of Contents to help readers find the code provisions they need.< Less
nature's calendar phenology journal with days (revision) By Cable Natural History Museum
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Phenology is the study of when specific events happen in nature from year to year in a specific place. This journal gives you a place to record those events and have the fun of looking back at when... More > seasonal events happened in the past. Each page is a date, and each date has space to record the events of 5 years! Who has time anymore to acknowledge when the wood frogs croak their first mating call, or when they go quiet among the jingle bell chorus of spring peepers? But if you do—if you open your eyes, and your ears, and your heart—the rewards are vast. By observing and writing down even a small selection of seasonal events that occur in your sphere, you can deepen your connection with the natural world. You can become a phenologist. With an introduction by author Emily M. Stone.< Less
2017 RemodelMAX Unit Cost Estimating Manual for Remodeling - Ft. Lauderdale FL & Vicinity By Bill O'Donnell
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The RemodelMAX Estimating Manual for Remodeling contains over 400 pages of labor & material costs researched specifically for your local area! We research local material and labor costs and... More > produce a separate manual for each local area, meaning that the manual you get will be for the local area where you work. Over 8,000 items used by remodelers are included in this comprehensive manual. The RemodelMAX Estimating Manual is so complete it even shows the man-hours for each item and lists the hourly labor costs used for each category! No longer will you have to wait days for subcontractor estimates, spend hours on the phone gathering material costs and long nights finalizing overdue estimates for your customers!< Less
2017 RemodelMAX Unit Cost Estimating Manual for Remodeling - Houston TX & Vicinity By Bill O'Donnell
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The RemodelMAX Estimating Manual for Remodeling contains over 400 pages of labor & material costs researched specifically for your local area! We research local material and labor costs and... More > produce a separate manual for each local area, meaning that the manual you get will be for the local area where you work. Over 8,000 items used by remodelers are included in this comprehensive manual. The RemodelMAX Estimating Manual is so complete it even shows the man-hours for each item and lists the hourly labor costs used for each category! No longer will you have to wait days for subcontractor estimates, spend hours on the phone gathering material costs and long nights finalizing overdue estimates for your customers!< Less
How to Prune Trees By USDA
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THE OBJECTIVE OF PRUNING is to produce strong, healthy attractive plants. By understanding how, when and why to prune, and by following a few simple principles, this objective can be... More > achieved. Reasons for Pruning The main reasons for pruning ornamental and shade trees include safety, health, and aesthetics. In addition, pruning can be used to stimulate fruit production and increase the value of timber. Pruning for safety involves removing branches that could fall and cause injury or property damage, trimming branches that grow into utility lines. Safety pruning can be largely avoided by carefully choosing species that will not grow beyond the space available to them, and have strength and form characteristics that are suited to the site... Get Your Copy Now.< Less
Introduction to Biodynamics By Andrew & Kati Lorand
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A fresh introduction to biodynamics based on 40 years of practical experience and meditation. Simple and comprehensible, step by step. This is the first part of our trilogy about the deep... More > understanding of biodynamics. The next 2 books will also appear on LULU.< Less