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Decomposed Granite and Other Materials for Walkways and Patios
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Decks and patios
Decomposed Granite (DG) for the homeowner, explained for do-it-yourselfers as well as those hiring a contractor. Make sure your DG sets up hard and not mushy, edging considerations, drainage, colors, and alternatives to the hardeners. A special section on other materials and when to use them, such as concrete, pavers, mortared flagstone and flagstone set on sand or DG. 26 color photos.
Make Your Own Treadle Lathe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by ManyTracks. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Woodworking
"Make Your Own Treadle Lathe" is a practical, step by step guide to building a foot-powered lathe for light duty wood turning. You can build your own treadle lathe by following the well illustrated steps presented in this compact book. The book covers: - Materials & components, - Frame and headstock, - Belt and tensioner, - Tailstock, - Tool rest, - Flywheel, - Using the lathe.
Growing Tomatoes In Containers - A Simple Guide For A Bountiful Harvest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Zenith Business Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Tomatoes! The king of the garden and the most popular of all homegrown vegetables. It's no wonder because there is nothing like a juicy, succulent tomato picked right off the vine. Even better is when that vine is right outside your own kitchen door.
Filet Dragon Doily Vintage Crochet Pattern
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This pattern will allow you to recreate the Filet Dragon Centrepiece, taken from the early 1900s booklet "Filet Crochet and How To Use It" by Augusta Pfeuffer Enjoy VintageCrochet
Vintage Rosette Collar - A Beginner Pattern for Beaded Jewellery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Azhora Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This pattern for a vintage rosette collar uses the simple technique of stitching beads together but the layers that build up make it appear quite complicated. Simply buy the beads of your choice and follow the simple to use instructions to create stunning jewellery like a professional.
Scrapyard Windpower Realities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Hugh Piggott's wind turbine building book of 1992, previously out of print, is now available in ebook form with a preface from the author in 2014.
RV Living: Living For Tomorrow
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
RV Living: Living For Tomorrow, is a short book that will give examples of how living the lifestyle of camper living can save you money to one day buy a house, or save for retirement, or an option if your just looking to get out on your own for the first time.
WHY CATS ACT WEIRD : A Brief Guide to (Almost) Understanding Feline Behavior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,050. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Along with commentary provided by a Flame Point Siamese named Magnum, author and cat owner William G. Jennings (almost) explains the odd quirks of the modern domestic cat.
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
How To Buy A New Home For $89,000 Or Less - Any State
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
It's a new day, folks. Eschew the naysayers. It is possible for any person to own a new home in any state for $89,000 or less. This is NOT fiction, it's reality. Home buyer wannabes need only look inside this book to learn the secrets most people don't know about. No doubt, it will be the best $1.99 you ever spent. Get ready to pack your bags and start looking for a new home.
The Philosophy of Slow Vegetable Gardening
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by Harry Maxwell Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book is the story of how I developed a productive vegetable garden that provides my family with an all year round supply of fresh, chemical-free vegetables, and saves us thousands of dollars a year. I have discovered the benefits of slow vegetable gardening, which encourages me to appreciate and savour my vegetable garden while philosophising on the world and living in harmony with nature.
Dog Worms - How to Recognize and Treat Them - Even Before You See Them
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Get rid of dog worms for good! You'll learn how to recognize and treat worm infestation in your dog - even if you can't see the worms yet. You'll also learn about how to use different types of wormers and natural remedies, how to keep your dog's immune system strong and how to prevent dog worm infestation in the first place. "Dog Worms" provides tips for adult dogs and puppies.
Get the Garden of Your Dreams with this Composting and Wormery Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
This useful guide will show you how you can turn garden and kitchen waste into nutrient rich compost for your garden. It also includes a section on recycling and up cycling as well!
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Making soap at home can be a fun and rewarding experience and seldom takes more than an hour and a half out of your time. However, many of you may have been put off trying out this hobby after reading about all the dangers and cautions that go into soap making. This book is all about showing you how simple, safe and easy it actually is and how you might go about making a business out of it.
Upkeep: A New Approach To Home Maintenance And Improvement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair
Upkeep: A New Approach To Home Maintenance And Improvement offers homeowners a better way to care for their home.
Cat Face Cross Stitch Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Cat Face Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 10" X 8" includes Cross Stitch Tips
Building an Easy Boiler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A very easy to follow guide to build a model steam boiler to drive many varieties of small scale steam engines
Elephant Mom and Baby Cross Stitch Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Elephant Mom and Baby Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 7.5" X 4.5" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Duplicate Stitch Tree Scarf
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This scarf was inspired by the novel Divergent by Veronica Roth. In Divergent, a society is divided into five distinct factions. The Amity faction grows crops and trees, inspiring this scarf in the Amity colors of red and yellow. I chose a burgundy and a soft yellow rather than the primary colors. Skills required include duplicate stitch, knit and pur
Attract Birds to Your Garden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Turn your yard into a wild bird sanctuary by planting trees, shrubs and flowers to attract birds. Learn which feeders to choose, types of seed and feed, and more. A great book for those new to bird watching and gardening to attract birds.