Outdoor LivingBook - 2001
Expert advice from a trusted name in gardening. Get the solutions to your gardening problems from the American Horticultural Society's Practical Guides! Select from this ever-growing library of titles for the best gardening advice on plants and plant care, garden design, and garden construction. Outdoor Living Includes: Designing for outdoor living -- planning your outdoor space; choosing a style; dining and entertaining areas; creating a relaxing space; ways of creating shelter; using lighting; styles of garden furniture; play areas. Practical projects -- building a barbecue, play area, water feature, and sandbox; creating a mosaic table; assembling a chair; installing lighting; erecting a gazebo and an awning. Essential know-how -- illustrated guide to tools and materials; using cement; ordering and estimating quantities; paints and stains; safety advice; general maintenance of surfaces, garden furniture, lighting, and water features.
Publisher: New York, NY : DK, 2001
Edition: 1st American ed
Characteristics: 80 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: American Horticultural Society outdoor living
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