The Big Book of Backyard Projects
Walls, Fences, Paths, Patios, Benches, Chairs & MoreBook - 2005
Here's a mammoth resource that belongs in the library of everyone who owns a garden. It's a colorful treasure trove of the best backyard projects ever, from decorative to functional, from walls to walkways. All the various planning stages--design, technical considerations, tools and materials--receive comprehensive coverage, and there are solutions to every possible garden problem. Need to enliven an ordinary setting? A garden floor can do the trick. Follow the instructions for making one of brick, ornamental gravel, stone, or concrete. Want to define a space? Add a beautiful pathway. Find out how to put up a fence for extra flair, or choose one of 30 garden seating ideas, including a trestle swing. How-tos, photos, drawings, and patterns make construction easy.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Lark Books, c2005
Branch Call Number: 690.89 GIL 2005
Characteristics: 431 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Backyard projects