New Complete Guide To Landscaping

Author: James D. Blume
Publisher: Better Homes & Gardens Books
ISBN: 0696208504
Size: 41.98 MB
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Everything you need to know to create the perfect landscape. Loaded with dazzling ideas and clear step-by-step instructions, this book makes is easy to design, build, plant, and care for the landscape of your dreams. Illustrated throughout in full-colour.

Complete Guide To Landscaping

Author: Michael McKinley
Publisher: Ortho Books
ISBN: 9780897215077
Size: 15.99 MB
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Offers instructions for landscape design, plant descriptions and recommendations, creative design solutions, installation techniques, and other helpful hints and do-it-yourself instructions. Original. 40,000 first printing.

Complete Guide To Gardening And Landscaping

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Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN:
Size: 65.78 MB
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Millions of readers have turned to Time-Life Books for simple, reliable, money-saving manuals on home beautification. Now the editors of Time-Life Books introduce the definitive guide to planning, designing, cultivating, and maintaining a complete garden of earthly delights. 140 color photographs; 690 color illustrations.

The Complete Guide To Landscape Design Renovation And Maintenance

Author: Cass TURNBULL
Publisher: Betterway Books
ISBN:
Size: 62.85 MB
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A professional landscape gardener offers a practical home landscaping guide which covers everything from pruning to renovating overgrown yards, designing new landscapes to maintaining existing ones. Illustrated.

Black Decker The Complete Guide To Landscape Projects 2nd Edition

Author: Editors of Cool Springs Press
Publisher: Cool Springs Press
ISBN: 1627888136
Size: 24.21 MB
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Complete step-by-step instructions help you achieve a sustainable, efficient, and attractive yard. The Black & Decker Complete Guide to Landscape Projects is a hardworking, comprehensive manual for renovating, building, and "greening up" your landscape. Inside, you'll find complete directions for time-tested landscape building projects as well as new environmentally sustainable projects. From designing your landscape to putting the finishing touches on an arbor or custom gate, everything you need for landscaping success is right here. Learn how to make and install: compost bins, garden walls, dry beds, rain gardens, water features and irrigation, patios and walkways, all the most popular styles of fencing, and more. You can build a sustainable, low-cost yard with the most efficient, cost-effective methods and products with the help of this book. Just because you live in the city and don't own a half-acre plot doesn't mean you can't have a spectacular landscape. In this updated, new edition you will find a special section just for small yards and urban settings. Jump right in and build the landscape of your dreams!

Taylor S Master Guide To Landscaping

Author: Rita Buchanan
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618055906
Size: 62.36 MB
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Reveals the vital components of landscape design, offering advice on choosing a site, selecting plants, creating garden accessories, and maintaining a landscape.

The Complete Plant Selection Guide For Landscape Design

Author: Marc C. Stoecklein
Publisher: Purdue University Press
ISBN: 1557535469
Size: 60.34 MB
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This book is a quick and easy-to-use reference guide for choosing plant material for landscape designs. This reference manual includes comprehensive lists with search criteria for each of the major plant groups, including trees, shrubs, groundcovers, perennials, vines, grasses, and ferns. These plant groups contain hundreds of specific species, varieties, and cultivars that are readily available in the marketplace from the major production nurseries. Landscape architects, designers, contractors, or anyone who designs with plants, can easily choose plants that will work on their site. The book is technical enough for the professional, yet simple enough to be used by the layperson. Both botanical and common names are used and an extensive amount of cultural and environmental information is presented.

Hillside Landscaping

Author: Editors of Sunset Magazine
Publisher: Oxmoor House
ISBN: 9780376037787
Size: 59.88 MB
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When it comes to slippery slopes, one thing you dont need is a steep learning curve. Thats why Sunset is releasing a new edition of its popular Hillside Landscaping book. Hundreds of photographs illustrate just how beautiful hillside gardens can be, accented with elements such as streams, terraces, and boulders. Step-by-step instructions guide you through basic construction techniques for walls, paths, steps, waterfalls, and more. The garden chapter includes top plants and how-tos for rock gardens and water gardens. Whether your slope is slight or imposing, youll find both inspiration and specifics here.

The Professional Practice Of Landscape Architecture

Author: Walter Rogers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470902424
Size: 46.24 MB
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The all-inclusive reference to starting and operating a landscape architecture firm The Professional Practice of Landscape Architecture, Second Edition is completely revised to keep up with the latest developments driving the day-to-day operation of a successful private-practice landscape architecture office. Whether helping a landscape architecture student identify a career track, providing direction on starting a new office, guiding an owner seeking to jumpstart a stagnant or fledgling business, or assisting a landscape architect-in-training study for the national Landscape Architecture Registration Exam (LARE), this single-source blueprint is the key to prospering in this dynamic field. This new edition features: Indispensible information for practicing landscape architects, including professional ethics, finances, office administration, marketing and promotion, and project management An updated look at government regulatory laws, federal tax administration, sustainable design, and LEED certification Strategies for using the Internet, computer software, and technology to market and manage a firm Examples of professional contract templates Case study profiles of landscape architecture firms Requirements for professional registration and criteria for taking the national exam This comprehensive and practical reference combines real-world experience with the highest professional standards to instruct the reader on business concepts. Expertly organized and easy to follow, The Professional Practice of Landscape Architecture, Second Edition continues to be the one source that landscape architects need to direct all facets of their practice.

Black Decker The Complete Guide To Landscape Projects

Author: Kristen Hampshire
Publisher: Creative Publishing international
ISBN: 1610590090
Size: 62.47 MB
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The Complete Guide to Landscape Projects is a hardworking, comprehensive manual for renovating, building, and "greening up" your landscape. Inside you'll find complete directions for time-tested landscape building projects as well as new environmentally sustainable projects. From designing your landscape to putting the finishing touches on an arbor or custom gate, everything you need for landscaping success is right here. Learn how to make and install: compost bins, water management systems, dry beds, rain gardens, efficient irrigation, soil management programs, permeable patios & walkways, reclaimed fences, and more. You can build a sustainable, low-cost yard with the most efficient, cost-effective methods and products with the help of this book.