Outdoor Structure Construction
Black & Decker the Book of Home How-To
Paperback ISBN: 0760354766
All the do-it-yourself information you need for your home repairs: easy to search through, even easier to use. BLACK+DECKER The Book of Home How-To is a comprehensive home reference book with all of the information you need to perform just about any home repair or improvement project you can dream of. And even though it boasts 600 densely packed pages of reliable DIY instructions, this brick of a book will still fit into your toolbox. This book is an A-to-Z encyclopedia with precise how-to instructions and clear photos on every page. With an expanded index of keywords that is intuitive and a simple, alphabetical strategy for organizing the information, you won't spend precious time wading through stuff you don't need to know. And all the most common tasks around your home are covered, including electrical, plumbing, flooring, walls, windows and doors, cabinetry, insulating, heating and cooling, roofing and siding, and much more. BLACK+DECKER The Book of Home How-To: it's incredibly easy to use because it thinks like you do. Plus, it is portable so you can take it with you wherever the work is being done.
The Do-it-yourself Guide for Backyard Builders
Paperback ISBN: 1554072247
An expanded and updated edition of the classic guide for backyard builders covers all the issues: use, cost, placement, difficulty, and construction basics; and provides detailed illustrations, plans and commonsense advice.
Backyard Cottages & Gazebos
Fresh Ideas for Outdoor Living
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0376013869
A book of fully illustrated projects for outdoor structures looks at interior design, exterior accents, lighting schemes and storage, in a book that includes quick-build checklists and advice from experts. Original.
Backyards for Kids
A Sunset Outdoor Design & Build Guide
Paperback ISBN: 0376014369
Sunset Outdoor Design & Build Guide: Backyards for Kids is the ultimate guide for parents who want to createimaginative outdoor spaces where their kidscan play and explore. From treehouses andplayhouses to tunnels, hiding places, andsandboxes, this visual and comprehensiveguide presents safe and stylish spaces forall ages. It also goes further than the otherbuilding books on the market, helping parentsplan easy-to-grow gardens for their buddingfarmers and giving lists of the best trees forclimbing, vines for creating luscious jungles,and more. With great inspiration and simpleinstruction, this book helps you finally buildthat backyard escape your kids have beenasking for. Outdoor Design & Build Guide: Backyards for Kids includes: - More than two dozen approachable projects-from a climbing wall or playhouse to a sandbox or swings - Project ideas that are not only smart and safe, but will create the ultimate fun and imaginative outdoor spaces for kids to enjoy - Step-by-step instructions for every project - Inspirational photos to help you personalize your projects - Expert tips on perfecting the final touches of a fun backyard addition, including the best materials to use for each project
Black + Decker The Complete Guide to Sheds
Design & Build a Shed: Complete Plans - Step-by-Step How-To
Paperback ISBN: 1591866731
Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Sheds has the perfect plan for anyone who is building his or her own tool shed, habitable shed, and many more. The most popular plans from previous editions are preserved, from small garage-style sheds with overhead doors, to kit sheds, to contemporary utility sheds with a dramatic flair. This new edition delves into new styles that are drawing strong interest today, including tiny sheds, miniature tool sheds, and even small habitable sheds that are designed to function mostly as a quiet retreat for practicing a particular hobby or activity. As with all of the hardworking, practical sheds from earlier editions, the new varieties include full-color step by step photos, complete building plan drawings with cutting lists, and clear how-to instructions. Shed-building, like any other building process, starts with good techniques. That's why the general skills section has been updated and improved. With this complete guide, you can build just about any shed you dream of. Plus, you'll find information on new tools and products that will make your project go faster and more smoothly. Rounded out with helpful information on important considerations like siting and zoning, Black & Decker Complete Guide to Sheds 3rd Edition truly is a complete guide to this very popular DIY activity.
The Complete Guide to Greenhouses & Garden Projects
Greenhouses, Cold Frames, Compost Bins, Trellises, Planting Beds, Potting Benches & More
Paperback ISBN: 1589235991
"Includes plans and step-by-step instructions for building several greenhouses and other garden projects. Projects suitable to homes and landscapes in urban, suburban and rural settings"--Provided by publisher.
The Complete Guide to Outdoor Carpentry
Complete Plans for Beautiful Backyard Building Projects
2nd Edition Paperback ISBN: 1591866189
"See how easy it is to build your own backyard oasis.Outdoor carpentry projects using cedar, redwood, and pressure-treated pine are perfect for Do-It-Yourselfers of all skill levels, since the materials are easy to work with, and the results are rewarding. Enjoy outdoor furnishings you can create yourself. Items made with quality materials last much longer and cost less, in the long run, than off-the-shelf items. With classic swings for kids and adults, arbors for gardeners and even a table that folds, there's something in The Complete Guide to Outdoor Carpentry for everyone! Over three dozen projects are included, ranging from seating, entertaining, recreational and storage, to overheads and arbors. New projects, unique to this edition, include: 5-boardbench, picnic table, folding table, outdoor occasional table, deck-railing planter, window box, Arts-and-Crafts mahogany gate, sheltered swing, outdoor serving cart, arbor and garden bridge. All the projects within this book can be built in a weekend with ordinary power hand tools and materials available at any local home center or hardware store. Each project has complete construction plans and directions for foolproof results--so jump right in and make your backyard unique!"--