5 Home Landscaping Books You Should Have in Your Library

Though almost everything is available in the internet, you cannot remove the fact that books are better source of information than online. For this reason, you need to invest more on books that will help you in handing your family and home. Take for example books for landscaping. There may be a lot of articles now for landscaping but books could definitely show more information and illustration.


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A. Step-by-Step Landscaping, by Better Homes & Gardens

Better Homes & Gardens is known as the end-all-be-all for all things – well – home and garden. This stunning 408 page book contains more than 700 colorful images as well as more than 100 landscaping project descriptions. You’ll learn how to improve the grading of your ground, plan patios, fences, and water gardens, and when and how to plant certain species. Each project includes a general cost estimate, the length of time it will take to complete the project, and the skill level you’ll need. Start with something simple and you’ll be a pro before you know it.

B. Gaia’s Garden, Second Edition: A Guide to Home Scale Permaculture, by Toby Hemenway

Permaculture is the concept of working with nature, rather than trying to force ideas and concepts into a garden that simply isn’t in a supportive area. This book will teach you about creating proper fertility and structure for your soil, how to create natural water …


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