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New Remodeling Book: Your complete guide to planning a dream project

Better Homes and Gardens Books · Better Homes and Gardens
Pages: 360
Format: Hardcover

The new cornerstone of Meredith’s remodeling and home improvement category.Two books in one: A dream book filled with lush photos of remodelings big and small and a workbook that leads readers through the process of planning their own beautiful home improvement projects.Provides an inspirational...
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The Downsized Veggie Garden: How to Garden Small - Wherever You Live, Whatever Your Space

Kate Copsey · St. Lynn's Press
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Small is beautiful, and integrating a small, easy-to-manage garden into hectic everyday life is easy. In The Downsized Veggie Garden, low maintenance is the mantra. And so is making smart, creative use of the space we have - whether it's outdoors, indoors, in-ground, in containers, on a balcony...
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Homemade Cleaners: Quick-and-Easy, Toxin-Free Recipes to Replace Your Kitchen Cleaner, Bathroom Disinfectant, Laundry Detergent, Bleach, Bug Killer, Air Freshener, and more…

Dionna Ford · Ulysses Press
Format: Paperback

SIMPLE STEPS TO A NATURALLY CLEAN HOMEToxic chemicals are found in almost all commercial cleaners—the very products you buy to make your home hygenic and healthy. Homemade Cleaners offers a better solution. Its tips, tricks and formulas guarantee to make your home sparkling and germ-free.Homemade...
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Junk Beautiful: Furniture ReFreshed: 30 Clever Furniture Projects to Transform Your Home

Sue Whitney · Taunton Press
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Re-using and re-inventing vintage castoffs as home furnishings take center stage in today's home decor, as these one-of-a-kind treasures create uniquely personal spaces. Best-selling author and junking maven Sue Whitney unleashes her JUNKMARKET Style on furniture and accessories that make...
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The Good Life Lab: Radical Experiments in Hands-On Living

Wendy Jehanara Tremayne · Storey Publishing, LLC
Format: Paperback

This is the inspirational story of how one couple ditched their careers and high-pressure life in New York City to move to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, where they made, built, invented, foraged, and grew all they needed to live self-sufficiently, discovering a new sense of value...
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Planthropology: The Myths, Mysteries, and Miracles of My Garden Favorites

Kenneth Druse · Clarkson Potter/Publishers
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Ken Druse, one of today's most acclaimed and popular garden writers, takes us on a ceaselessly fascinating stroll through the life of the garden, from the botanical marvels displayed by virtually any plant to the exploits of the plant explorers who once - and still do - race across...
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The Organic Artist: Make Your Own Paint, Paper, Pigments, Prints and More from Nature

Nick Neddo · Quarry Books
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

It's time to go back to basics! If you're interested in art, but find that it's becoming an increasingly expensive hobby, The Organic Artist is just the book for you! It encourages us all to return to those days when art was made with all-natural materials, such as charcoal...
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Possum Living: How to Live Well Without a Job and with

Dolly Freed · Tin House Books; Revised Edition edition
Format: Paperback

After being out of print for decades, Possum Living: How to Live Well Without a Job and (Almost) No Money is being reissued with an afterword by an older and wiser Dolly Freed. In the late seventies, at the age of eighteen and with a seventh-grade education, Dolly Freed wrote Possum Livingabout...
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Living Like Ed: A Guide to the Eco-Friendly Life

Ed Begley Jr. · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

FROM THE PIONEER OF ECO-CONSCIOUS LIVINGA committed environmentalist for more than thirty years, Ed Begley, Jr., has always tried to "live simply so others may simply live." Now, as more and more of us are looking for ways to reduce our impact on the planet and live a better,...
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Rainy Lake House: Twilight of Empire on the Northern Frontier

Theodore Catton · Johns Hopkins University Press
Pages: 424
Format: Hardcover

In September 1823, three men met at Rainy Lake House, a Hudson's Bay Company trading post near the Boundary Waters. Dr. John McLoughlin, the proprietor of Rainy Lake House, was in charge of the borderlands west of Lake Superior, where he was tasked with opposing the petty traders who operated...
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The Timber Press Guide to Succulent Plants of the World: A Comprehensive Reference to More than 2000 Species

Fred Dortort · Timber Press
Format: Print book

The plants are organized into 28 intuitively logical groups, such as succulent euphorbias, mesembryanthemums, bulbs, succulent trees, aloes, agaves, and haworthias. Each entry includes information on the plant's native habitat, its cultivation requirements, and its horticultural potential....
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The Edible Balcony: Growing Fresh Produce in Small Spaces

Alex Mitchell · Rodale Books
Format: Paperback

You don't need a sprawling backyard or spacious raised beds to grow delicious fruits, vegetables, and herbs of your own. In The Edible Balcony, longtime urban gardener Alex Mitchell shows how to transform whatever space you have, from a balcony or rooftop to a fire escape or window...
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Windows and Doors

Time-Life Books. · Time Life
Format: Hardcover

Illustrated guide provides a complete system for maintaining and repairing with step-by-step drawings, tips on tools, techniques, and safety precautions that simplify each procedure.
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