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  • Home Garden Landscaping Guide For Homeowners

    Get Wonderful Garden Landscaping Ideas, Backyard Ideas, Patio Ideas, Garden Planning Tips Plus Many More Tips For Small Garden Landscaping

    by Marianne K. Foster

    If you are creating a landscape design and want it to be as good as it can be, you need to understand the concept of unity. This is absolutely key to a good landscape design and needs to be applied to your entire yard and home exterior. A balanced look and feel is what you are striving for, with a sense of continuity to all landscape design elements.You can achieve this feeling of wholeness in ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • Shipwrecked for 13 days on a coral reef

    by Murray Burt

    I was singing when I went below at 4 a.m. after my two-hour turn at the wheel. I stowed a large chunk of “Best Irish Fruit Cake” and flopped down on the settee to catch a nap until 6. By this time hours at the wheel and the effects of the sun and wind of the previous days’ sailing had begun to tell. It was only minutes after my head touch the settee that I was a sleep.A crash somewhere about me ... Read more

    $2.51 AUD

  • Hydroponics: Amazing DIY Hydroponic Gardening Guide for Beginners. Learn How to Easily Grow Fruits, Vegetables & Herbs

    by Albert Nelson

    Have you ever heard of Hydroponics? Have you perhaps heard about it but you're eager to know more? Is there even a chance you want to begin growing your own fruits, vegetables and plants through Hydroponics? Have you perhaps tried Hydroponics in the past but you just didn't have enough knowledge or education on how such a thing worked? If you answered "yes" to any of these, then this is the ... Read more

    $6.47 AUD

  • Adventures In Camping with Scoop Jackson

    by Paul L. McMurray

    25 years of camping craziness--A Survival Guide! Exploding Toilets, Animal Hazards, Mudwrestling with Angry Nuns, Food & Drink Disasters, and other common camping mishaps, all (mostly) true! Plus great (& real) food & drink recipes, including Deep-Fried Cajun Turkey and BBQ Armadillo. And FYI: Spider-eating Tips! Yes, you need to read this book for your own camping safety--or wind up next! ... Read more

    $1.44 AUD

  • Mowers

    A Highly Regarded Handbook On Mower Repair, Mower Blades, Mower Parts, Electric Mowers and Push Lawn Mower

    by Jose Yeager

    This legendary guide is known as the Who's Who of mowers and provides you with expert information on mower repair, Mower Blades, Mower Parts, Electric Mowers and Push Lawn Mower. ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • The Outdoor Shower

    Creative design ideas for backyard living, from the functional to the fantastic

    by Ethan Fierro

    An outdoor shower is one of summer’s greatest pleasures. Providing practical building instructions for a variety of designs that range from a simple showerhead on the side of a cottage to a freestanding structure enclosed in frosted glass, Ethan Fierro shows you how to build an outdoor shower that reflects your unique personality and style. With an eye toward keeping costs down and environmentally ... Read more

    $20.23 AUD

  • Building Stone Walls

    Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-217

    by Charles McRaven

    Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life. ... Read more

    $5.93 AUD

  • Deck Ideas You Can Use: Creative Deck Designs for Every Home & Yard

    Creative Deck Designs for Every Home & Yard

    by Chris Peterson

    A comprehensive deck design tool that is packed with useful information and stunning, full-color photos. From choosing deck materials to complementing the architecture of your house, this book covers every aspect of the design process to help you create a custom deck that's perfect for your home and yard. Written and researched by noted DIY author and designer Chris Peterson, this is an all-new ... Read more

    $18.47 AUD

  • Yet Another Life Hack Book

    The Super Fast and Easy Way to Get More Done in Less Time

    by George Owen

    You don't have to search very far for the perfect solution to everyday problems.This book offers simple solutions to a variety of everyday problems. Each informative entry helps you discover quicker, more efficient techniques for completing ordinary tasks around the home, at the office, and just about anywhere.You'll also learn how to make the most out of any situation with fun, problem-solving ... Read more


  • Electric Fencing

    How to Choose, Build, and Maintain the Best Fence for Your Plants and Animals. A Storey BASICS® Title

    by Ann Larkin Hansen

    series Storey Basics
    Protect your livestock and gardens with electric fencing. In this Storey BASICS® guide, Ann Larkin Hansen describes the pros and cons of different varieties of electric fencing so that you can choose the fence that best suits your property and needs. You’ll also learn how electric fencing works and how to put it together yourself. Whether you’re looking for a standard design to reign in your flock ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Contemporary Sheds

    Complete plans for 12 Sheds, Including Garden Outbuilding, Storage Lean-to, Playhouse, Woodland Cott

    by Philip Schmidt

    series Black & Decker Complete Guide
    A modern guide to classic outdoor structures.Sheds and other landscape shelters have never been out of style, but they are now seeing a remarkable surge in popularity, and are being used in creative new ways. The common garden shed is now just as likely to serve as a workshop for an artist to pursue his or her hobby; or may be used as a writerÆs retreat; or may even be equipped with a satellite ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • Building Stone Walls

    by John Vivian

    Rustic and charming or stately and proud, a well-built stone wall can add personality and beauty to your property. John Vivian’s lively approach and step-by-step instructions encourage you to transform a pile of rocks into an enduring landscape feature with gates, retaining walls, or stiles to suit your needs. Whatever unique challenges come with your site — poor drainage, sloping ground, or low ... Read more

    $14.95 AUD

  • Easy-to-Build Bird Feeders

    Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-209

    by Mary Twitchell

    Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life. ... Read more

    $5.93 AUD

  • All About Miniature Horses

    by L. A. DeGeorge

    This is a book I would recommend for anybody who wants to buy Miniature Horses. I write of my experiences in the Miniature Horse world. In this book I tell the readers the unspoken rules of the horse dealers and breeders. This book has factual information for beginners about the daily care, building correct barn areas for horses along with details about starting your own breeding business. I write ... Read more

    $12.30 AUD

  • First Flights: A Successful Start to Radio Control Electric Park Flying

    by Christopher Stephens

    Get First Flights and become an Ace RC Pilot!Park Flyers are fun, affordable model aircraft for your neighborhood open space.First Flights gives you the key skills and essential tips to fly with proficiency.Tailored to 3 channel electric trainers and motor gliders. Illustrated, with "At a Glance" pages for easy learning.Get First Flights to:•Get started in the rapidly growing RC electric park ... Read more

    $5.50 AUD

  • Fences for Pasture & Garden

    by Gail Damerow

    Whether you’re trying to protect your garden from wildlife predators or want to keep your livestock from wandering too far, effective fencing can bring welcome peace of mind. Covering the pros and cons of a variety of fencing types, Gail Damerow shows you how to build a fence that works for your needs. With clearly illustrated instructions for building wire fences, rail fences, electric fences, ... Read more

    $20.23 AUD

  • Creating Ultimate Backyard Fish Pond Masterpiece

    Build Your Ultimate Backyard Fish Pond With This Fish Pond Construction Guide That Teaches You Brilliant Backyard Pond Designs To Successfully Create A Beautiful Fish Pond For Your Home

    by Nathan G. Ownby

    Backyard ponds are once thought to be owned by only the wealthy and filthy rich individuals. That was then. Now, backyard ponds can be built by even the simplest homeowners. These can liven things up and can be a good conversation starter for guests and visitors. It will not only provide a beautiful and visually appealing backyard but a relaxing one as well. From cozy and small to rich and lush, ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • Farm + Land's Back to the Land

    A Modern Guide to Outdoor Life

    by Freddie Pikovsky and 1 more

    A spectacular treehouse suspended above a lush forest. A cozy cabin perched on a mountainside. A small farm growing heirloom vegetables in the high desert. These are the extraordinary stories of the modern-day back-to-the-land-movement, a movement that embraces slow living, sustainability, and the value of doing things with your own two hands. Here are remarkable narratives, essential how-tos, and ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • Measure Twice

    Tips and tricks from the pros to help you avoid the most common DIY disasters

    by Bryan Baeumler

    Canada’s #1 expert on DIY simplifies Canada’s most common (and avoidable) DIY disasters.DIY projects seem quick and easy. You start thinking that you’re repairing a crack in the ceiling, and before you know it, you’re tearing out a dividing wall to make space for that new kitchen island. But without careful planning, the right materials and a few pro tips and tricks, you’re more likely to end up ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Build Your Own Beekeeping Equipment

    How to Construct 8- & 10-Frame Hives; Top Bar, Nuc & Demo Hives; Feeders, Swarm Catchers & More

    by Tony Pisano

    Save time and money by building your own beekeeping equipment. Learn to craft equipment that is tailored to your particular climate and setup. Full of insightful tips and covering a variety of hive types, Pisano includes all the basic infrastructure you need to keep your bees happy and active — and your pantry full of honey. ... Read more

    $20.23 AUD

  • The Savvy Citizen's Guide to Surviving the End of the World if All You've Got Left is Your Kindle, Nook, iPad, Sony Reader, or Other Way-Cool Reading Device

    by Roy "Bulldog" O'Connor

    Mix two parts humor, one part education, and you've got the Savvy Citizen's Guides. In this guide, an expert survivalist navigates us through the end of the world, even if all you've got left is your e-reader. Whether it's 2012, economic collapse, or nuclear war, you'll learn how to get to safety, provide for your needs, and secure massive amounts of free ice cream. ... Read more

    $4.36 AUD

  • Into The Tangled Bank

    In Which Our Author Ventures Outdoors to Consider the British in Nature

    by Lev Parikian

    'Funny, accessible and full of wonders - a genuine breath of fresh air.' - Melissa Harrison, author of All Among the Barley and The Stubborn Light of Things**Lev Parikian is on a journey to discover the quirks, habits and foibles of how the British experience nature. Open a window, hear the birds calling and join him.---------It's often said that the British are a nation of nature lovers; but what ... Read more

    $12.09 AUD

  • The Electricity of Every Living Thing

    A Woman’s Walk in the Wild to Find Her Way Home

    by Katherine May

    Perfect for fans of The Salt Path and The Outrun, this book is a life-affirming exploration of wild landscapes, what it means to be different and, above all, how we can all learn to make peace within our own unquiet minds.'A windswept tale, beautifully told' Raynor Winn - The Salt Path'A manifesto for the value of difficult people. I loved it' Amy Liptrot - The OutrunIn August 201... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Gardenista

    The Definitive Guide to Stylish Outdoor Spaces

    by Michelle Slatalla

    Named a Best Gift Book for Gardeners by The New York Times Book Review, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Times, Domino magazine, and Goop.The team behind the inspirational design sites and presents an all-in-one manual for making your outdoor space as welcoming as your living room. Tour personality-filled gardens around the world and re-create the ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD