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The Secrets of Soil Building
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Rich, healthy, alive garden soil is the key to success in every organic vegetable garden. Here's how to build great soil -- at low cost and with minimal inputs, without much gardener time, within tight urban spaces. Learn how to compost, mulch, vermicompost, perform D-I-Y soil tests, and maintain fertility year-round -- so that you can produce food sustainably for years to come.
Soap - A Guide To Soap Making for Pleasure and Profit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: 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.
Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book describes the basics of the Stirling engine, as well as some of the most promising alternative models, how to go about building them and how they can be used to generate power for home use.
Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources –roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood — and other organic sources such as fungi and lichens. This book is all about rediscovering those lost colours and using them to help a create better world, simply because they do not contain harmful chemicals
Rat Diet: Weight Management and Condition
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Do you need help maintain your rats' at a healthy weight and in peak condition? This ebook is packed with material to empower you to make great choices for you and your rats, that will help keep them lean, fit, healthy and gleaming with great condition. It covers scatter feeding, foods to support weight loss (or gain), how food can help rats in stressful situations and so much more!
House Training Dogs To Behave Well In A High Value Home
Price: $6.89 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
(5.00 from 1 review)
House Training Dogs to Behave Well in a High Value Home - Complete Indoor Dog Training For Dog Lovers! "Hugely informative. Housetraining and housebreaking are truly very different things" - "Wonderful book/guide, very simple to use methods, the results are phenomenal" Tim's Indoor Dog Training For Dog Lovers is Complete. Join the forefront of dog training insight TODAY. Better get this now.
Scrapyard Windpower Realities
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
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.
A Potter's Garden - An Artist's Approach To Creative Garden-Making
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Robin Hopper is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer. This book on his award-winning garden (voted one of the top ten in Canada) is about creative garden-making and is the story of a very personal garden and its development through the eyes and mind of an artist. Note: for optimal image-viewing, the book is best viewed as a PDF.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
Living with Plants
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by WriteHit. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
An introduction to gardening and growing plants outdoors or in containers for novices. Includes helpful lists of plant suggestions based on your growing environment and examples of gardening styles. The information in this book is illustrated with the help of full colour photos.
Fachadas de Casas - Planificación, restauración y construcción
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 and represented by Editorial Universus. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home remodeling, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
FACHADAS DE CASAS ha sido diseñado para ayudar a dueños de viviendas y constructores a encontrar el diseño y funcionalidad que su fachada necesita.
Rat Diet: Feeding for vitality, longevity and in old age
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Book one of The Scuttling Gourmet Series, Rat Diet: Feeding for vitality, longevity and in old age, is perfect for owners of pet rats who are concerned about providing nutrition that will boost vitality, support immune system function and help rats live long and happy lives. It also provides detailed information on how too feed a balanced soft diet should old age or illness require this.
How-To Home Soil Tests: 10 DIY Tests For Texture, pH, Drainage, Earthworms & More
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Offers simple at-home tests for soil texture, pH, drainage, and earthworm counts. Also how to read soil colors and how to read your plants. Includes charts, tables, glossary, further resources, how to make your own pH paper, and why all soil lab test results are not the same. A good resource for gardeners, homesteaders, and homeschoolers.
Clutter 101: The Definitive Guide To De-Cluttering Your Life
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Clutter 101 is the definitive guide to getting a grip of the clutter in your life, whether it be at home, at work or basically anywhere! Clutter 101 gives you all the knowledge, tips and advice you need to not only understand why your life gets so cluttered, but also how to get on top of it once and for all.
Our House: The Modern Guide to Intentional Community
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Welcome to the world of intentional communities — group living environments where 20- and 30- somethings band together to share homes, meals, music, art, cars, jobs, skills, retreats, and more. From short-term co-ops to urban ecovillages, from activist communes to entrepreneur-driven hackerspaces, intentional communities are changing the way the millennial generation lives and works.
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
(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.
Grinsekatze Amigurumi Häkelanleitung
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: German. Published: April 22, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Dies ist die Katze aus Alice im Wunderland. Detaillierte Anweisungen und 25 Bilder helfen Ihnen die Grinzekatze zu machen. Schwierigkeitsgrad: mittlere.
Lessons from Our Rocket Mass Heater
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
"Why didn't anyone tell us that! I wish we had known that BEFORE we built it!" Sound familiar? Written by Ray & Randi Dudley, this is a not a "how-to" type of book, it's a "here's how we did or didn't do it" book, a "here's where we found the information" type of booklet. Bursting with photos, tips and resources from a REAL build, this is a must have companion to the experts books!
Kokedama: A step-by-step guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by WriteHit. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
Bonsai used to be considered as expensive and time-consuming arts. However, growing bonsai is no longer a luxurious hobby only for rich people who have plenty of time. Today, new forms of bonsai suited for busy modern lifestyles on a budget are popular in Japan. This ebook introduces a modern style of bonsai called kokedama and demonstrates how to make them step by step with photos.
The Kingdom of Dog
Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When his mentor, Joe Dagorian, director of admissions at prestigious Eastern College, is murdered during a fund-raising event, Steve Levitan feels obliged to investigate. He and his golden retriever, Rochester, go nose to the ground to dig up clues, including a bloody knife and some curious photographs. But will Steve's curiosity and Rochester's savvy save them when the killer comes calling?