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The complete guide to DIY greenhouses : build your own greenhouses, hoophouses, cold frames + greenhouse accessories. Cover Image Book Book

The complete guide to DIY greenhouses : build your own greenhouses, hoophouses, cold frames + greenhouse accessories.

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  • ISBN: 9780760382189
  • ISBN: 0760382182
  • Physical Description: 240 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), plans ; 28 cm
  • Edition: Updated 3rd edition.
  • Publisher: Beverly, MA : Cool Springs Press, 2023.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Black & Decker"
First edition published in 2011 as The complete guide to greenhouses and garden projects by Creative Publishing International."--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Greenhouses -- Greenhouse projects -- Upcycled greenhouses + cold frames -- Greenhouse companion projects.
Summary, etc.:
Design, build, and equip your very own greenhouse with the building plans and photo-illustrated step-by-step instructions in BLACK+DECKER The Complete Guide to DIY Greenhouses 3rd Edition. A start-to-finish book on building greenhouses for the home gardener, this is the most complete book on DIY greenhouses you'll find anywhere. Featuring full-color step-by-step photos and comprehensive how-to instructions, the book features full plans for structures that are designed to extend the gardening season. From ornate, Victorian-style greenhouses to basic cold frames and simpler kits, you're sure to find a project that meets your needs and fits your space. The projects include: DIY Gabled Greenhouse PVC Hoophouse Sun Porch Kit Shed-Style Greenhouse Old-Window Greenhouse Low-Maintenance Sunroom Companion projects, including a Cold Frame Box, Raised Planting Bed, Potting Bench, and Trellis Planter And more! Also included is an updated look at new materials and products, along with tips for siting and orienting, which will help you make good design choices. Complete sections on heaters, ventilation, and watering systems show you how to set up and operate your greenhouse for maximum benefit. Building a greenhouse, even a relatively complex "stick-built" style, is a surprisingly easy DIY project and one that is sure to delight any gardener in your family. Find all of the most up-to-date information you need to build and run your own greenhouse, all in one place!
Subject: Greenhouses > Design and construction.
Garden structures > Design and construction.
Cold-frames > Design and construction.
Do-it-yourself work.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.

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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury 690.8924 BLA (Text) 34005153166433 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 04/23/2024

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