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Decomposed Granite and Other Materials for Walkways and Patios
By Leslie Patten
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.
25 Essential Herbs You Need to Know
By John Davidson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications
Just imagine a world without herbs. You would be flavoring your food with spices or even with natural minerals, because you did not know all about the value of the plant world to make a difference between a bland dish, and a delicious one.
How To Paint Your House
By The Ebook Handyman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is a step by step guide to painting your house. Whether you are just starting out or you are a real estate investor or property manager looking to make your house painting more efficient, this book is for you. In addition to guides for interior and exterior painting and buying secrets, the appendices include a insiders tips for flips and rentals and a comprehensive troubleshooting guide.
All Natural Living: 75 Non-Toxic Recipes For Home & Beauty
By Robin Konie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Learn how to make your own dish detergent, laundry detergent, all purpose cleaner, makeup remover, foundation, shampoo, conditioners, lotions and much more with All Natural Living's non-toxic recipes. Previously released as "Toxic Free" this ebook has been sold to over 10,000 people. Join the families dedicated to making their home safer through the DIY movement. Simple and effective.
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
By Robert Murray-Smith
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.
Pickles The Parrot Speaks: On Life, The Universe, And Sesame Seed
By Georgi Abbott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pickles The Parrot on the internet, what a riot! Each day, Pickles posts his witty and humorous thoughts on life from his parrot perspective. The day doesn't start for his fans until they've checked in for their morning chuckle- and it's best not to read with a mouth full of coffee! This uproariously funny book is a gem of a collection featuring the wisdom and humor of Pickles at his best.
Gardening for a Dry California Future
By Leslie Patten
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Plant a beautiful low water landscape with these tips from a veteran designer. California will be facing more and more water shortages in the future. Patten gives you step-by-step instructions on new low water lawns, veggie and fruit trees, low water edible landscapes, how to successfully grow natives, how to care for your Oak trees, meadow planting and more.
Livestock Guardian Animals: Donkeys, Llamas, and Livestock Guardian Dogs to Protect Your Property and Stock
By Jim Mitchell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Rural Living Media. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Would your farm benefit from a livestock guardian animal to defend your property and stock? Learn how donkeys, llamas, and livestock guardian dogs deal with threatening predators. Read about the instincts, abilities, and limitations of each type of livestock guardian. Then evaluate your needs and make the right livestock guardian decision for your farm, ranch, or homestead.
Designing Your Garden: How to Navigate a Design and Installation for Your Yard
By Leslie Patten
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
With this eBook, homeowners can now easily know how to choose the proper design elements for their home. Simple landscape design basics are described, as well as how to measure your property, work with and choose a designer or contractor, know where to place patios, keep your design in scale with your house. A design checklist and 26 full color photos are included
Building an Easy Boiler
By George Hughes
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
Karate Girl Cross Stitch Pattern
By Mother Bee Designs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Karate Girl Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 7" X 5" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
So Simple Crochet Hats: Baby Bunny Hat
By Poochie Baby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is a quick and easy crochet pattern for making an adorable baby bunny hat. The design is very simple can be modified in many different ways to create your own style. The hat can be made in sizes from Newborn - 6 months. The book also contains many photos to illustrate the steps, as well as some finished example shoes. Difficulty Level: Easy/Beginner
Crochet Puppy Dog Hat
By Poochie Baby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
So Simple Crochet Hats: Puppy Dog Hat will show you how to crochet a simple baby hat with floppy puppy ears, eyes and nose in two different sizes. There are many photos to guide you through the pattern and illustrate the stitches and steps. The pattern is written in a style that is easy to understand. Skill level for this pattern is easy/beginner.
Afternoon Tea for Crafty Cooks
By Diane Ashmore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Baking
My latest crafty, cookery book contains all you need to make your own tea party, from crafting the invitations to making yummy cupcakes. Includes how to make handmade envelopes and invitations, sewing your own tea cosy and a selection of really easy tea party recipes. Enjoy as a birthday celebration, a get-together treat with friends, or as a themed children's party.
Four-House Unity Cowl
By Kimberly Schimmel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This knitted cowl design in seed stitch includes the main colors from the four houses at Hogwarts, from the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling. The pattern makes a cowl with one short seam, although one could also continue knitting in pattern for several extra feet and make a wide, rectangular scarf instead.
400 Ways to Save a Fortune
By Annie Jean Brewer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Minus the fluff, this nitty-gritty guide immediately gets down to the business of saving money with over 400 unique tips designed to help anyone.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If you broke your horse to saddle and rode it for the first time today, this book is where you'd start tomorrow. Likewise, if you have an older horse that needs re-training, you'd start here. This book is a roadmap to building the foundation every horse needs, regardless of age, breed or background, regardless the type of riding for which it will eventually be used.
Knitted Cowls from FiberFrau
By Kimberly Schimmel
Series: FiberFrau, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Welcome to Book 3 of the FiberFrau Series of knitting patterns. In this book FiberFrau presents four cowl designs for hand knitting. My hope is that you will use these designs, enjoy them, and adapt them to your own style. Cowls make great gifts, since they always fit!
Wizard's Book of Animal Secrets
By Novel Discoveries
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Just Imagine! Command and rule over the animal kingdom: horses, bats, rats, insects, snakes, dogs, cats, toads, frogs, birds and more. Only the most unusual is offered. Much more than a simple training manual, this is a collection of rare, bizarre effects that will amaze and astound everyone. Be a Wizard - Rule the Animal Kingdom Strange & unusual information found nowhere else!
Fachadas de Casas - Planificación, restauración y construcción
By FachadasCasas
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 and represented by Editorial Universus. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home remodeling
FACHADAS DE CASAS ha sido diseñado para ayudar a dueños de viviendas y constructores a encontrar el diseño y funcionalidad que su fachada necesita.