The Backyard Homestead Book Of Building Projects

The Backyard Homestead Book Of Building Projects



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Homesteaders, gardeners, small farmers, and outdoor living enthusiasts will love these 76 DIY projects for practical outdoor items designed to help you live more sustainably and independently. Expert woodworker Spike Carlsen offers clear, simple, fully illustrated instructions for everything from plant supports and a clothesline to a potting bench, a chicken coop, a hoop greenhouse, a cold frame, a beehive, a root cellar with storage bins, and an outdoor shower. Most of the projects are suitable for complete novices, and all use just basic tools and standard building materials.
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690.89 CARAdult NonfictionIn

Details & Subjects

Content :

Tools, materials & skills -- For the garden -- Harvesting & food preparation -- Storage & workspaces -- Animal shelters & feeders -- For the house & yard.



Physical Description :

viii, 287 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm

Notes :

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects :

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