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Vacuum Seeder DIY Construction Manual By David Stark
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A vacuum seeder is just a box with a metal plate on the top that has holes drilled in it that match the cells of the tray you’re planting. The vacuum hose plugs in one end of the box. When it... More > is turned on, and the seeds are poured in, they are sucked to the holes in the plate. Turn the vac on, pour the seeds into the seeder, pour the extra seeds out, flip the seeder over on to the flat and turn the vac off. In about 15 sec you have planted a tray. You get 2 CAD plans, 2 cut lists and a tool list; plus step by step instructions with photos, and pointer on using a vacuum seeder.< 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
Edible Landscaping In The Desert Southwest: Wheelbarrow To Plate By Catherine Crowley
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Trade (economy version) of our book #135692 - see description.
Building Your Own Greenhouse: Great Tips to Building Homemade, Cheap, Portable, DIY or Indoor Greenhouses Plus Its Supplies By Kevin Rish
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These Are Some Of The Tips You Will Find In The Book : • How Does A Greenhouse Capture Heat? • Types Of Greenhouses • Tools And Materials For Your Greenhouse • Greenhouse Tables,... More > Shelving And Plant Holders • Learn The Benefits Of Greenhouse Gardening • Managing The Greenhouse Climate • Gardening Inside The Greenhouse • Greenhouse Kits For Plant Enthusiasts • Greenhouse Plastic • What Makes Up The Greenhouse Structure? • Know Your Greenhouse Supplies • Equipments You’ll Need For A More Productive Greenhouse • Supplies Needed For Your Greenhouse • The Purposes Of Hydroponics Greenhouses • What You Get From Lean-To Greenhouses • Guidelines For Constructing Your Commercial Greenhouse • Fertilization Of Greenhouse Crops • Heating Up A Greenhouse • Maintaining Humidity Levels Inside A Greenhouse • Building An Easy And Cost-effective Greenhouse On Your Back Yard • Choosing And Comparing Greenhouse Panels • And Much Much More...< 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
The Landscape Contractors Guide-Book By Carl J. Hall
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Readers will use this guide is to learn the correct principals of landscape canvassing, sales, bidding, creation, and installation. They will learn how to make your company, and each job more... More > professional and profitable. Among the items covered are the following: Finding and making the sale, Marketing partners and cold calls, Increasing your sales percentages, Increasing profitability, Increasing client perception, Points of contact, The process of duplication, Profit margins and Tools of the trade< 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
Vermont Book of Secrets By James Bordeaux
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This is a photo Album made up entirely of special places around the Central Vermont area. I didn't put any locations on the images. They are all a secret. See if you can figure out where they were... More > taken?< 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
Personal Milkers: A Guide to Nigerian Dwarf Goat Keeping By Patricia Stewart
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"Personal Milkers: A Guide to Nigerian Dwarf Goat Keeping," answers the many questions that people have about starting with dwarf dairy goats and surviving that first year and beyond.
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
Troubleshooting Petunia Disorders By Brian Whipker
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Commercial production of petunias requires knowing the key insect, disease, nutritional, and physiological disorders. This guide has problem solving and photograph keys for problem identification.
Cut Flower Grower's Handbook By Arjen Huese
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This handbook is an indispensible guide for everyone who would like to grow cut flowers for a market. The book covers which crops can be grown, and goes into detail about the practical cultivation... More > techniques for annuals, perennials and shrubs for cutting. The book offers numerous tips and helpful examples to make a success of small scale cut flower production, and the second half of the book covers all management aspects of the cut flower growing business: cultivation planning, labour planning and business planning. This book is complete with an extensive range of appendices full of very practical and essential information about suppliers, tools and equipment, vase life expectancy, and real-life financial and business examples from an established cut flower farm. With the information contained in this handbook you can begin your own cut flower growing business, and start supplying local florists and wholesalers with a wide range of feature flowers, fillers and foliage.< Less
The Garden Crypt: Exploring the Other Side of Gardening By Nikki S. Phipps
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This is a book that explores the ‘other side’ of the gardening realm, from the darker side to the more uplifting, yet ominous and unusual side of gardening. Everything from unusual garden... More > styles and factoids to gardening lore, superstitions and more can be found within the pages of The Garden Crypt.< Less
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 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 Grahall Estate By Alexandra M. Honkala
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An architectural tour of a private home in southern Vermont: this modern castle/classic farmhouse incorporates timeless local stonework with stones from nearby quarry, with sustainable solar design. ... More > Grahall celebrates a 270 degree view of the Green Mountains, centered on Okemo Mountain Ski Resort. This is the first written record of the Grahall Estate featuring breathtaking images of the exterior and interior of the home in addition to an in-depth description by A. M. Honkala, and her discovery of some of the concepts 'hidden' in the design.< Less
The Cleveland Seed Bank Seed Saving Guide By Cleveland Seed Bank
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This guide provides a clear introduction to seed saving. Learn why seed saving is important and how to do it. Includes helpful information about plant reproduction, plant genetics, cross-pollination,... More > maintaining pure seed stock, seed harvesting and storage.< 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.
Planet Pomegranate: Dispatches from the Garden and Life By Laura Christman
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Perhaps you are familiar with the term “gardening.” It is a tangle of weirdness. Turns out there’s more to it than growing a lovely lawn or prolific pepper plant. Planet Pomegranate... More > is a collection of columns written by journalist Laura Christman for the Home & Garden section of the Record Searchlight, the daily newspaper in Redding, Calif. The pieces are a mix of conversations, observation, reflections and frustrations. Some related to the garden; some are not. Revealed are the stories of: •the spindly spring of tenacious Bermuda grass •the petticoat that joined the family •the pumpkin that perplexed a newsroom •the joyful journey of the wandering lemons •the greatest donkey that ever lived Planet Pomegranate explores the wonder of growing — whether it’s in the garden or as a person. It is about growing stuff, growing up, staying curious and finding joy in simple things. And appreciating pomegranates — it’s about that too.< 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
Preparing For The Collapse- “Food Production Basics” By Merlyn Seeley
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A lot of people know it's coming, the collapse of a once great nation. Will you survive? Will you be ready, not IF, but WHEN it happens? Isn't your family worth your greatest try to survive? Off grid... More > author Spirit Walker teaches how to grow your own, even in soil that is unfit for gardening...in most peoples eyes. He shows you how to raise the most sustainable meat source available, the rabbit. A short list of just what you will learn upon reading this book. Are you ready?< Less
Todd Hamilton Architect By Todd Hamilton
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A collection of built and unbuilt projects by architect Todd Hamilton.
Todd Hamilton Architect By Todd Hamilton
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A collection of built and unbuilt projects by architect Todd Hamilton.