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The Backyard Homestead
Book of Building Projects

Spike Carlsen

76 Useful Things You Can Build to: Create Customized Working Spaces and Storage Facilities, Equip the Garden, Store the Harvest, House Your Animals, and Make Practical Outdoor Furniture - Expert woodworker Spike Carlsen offers clear, simple, fully illustrated instructions for everything from plant supports and a clothesline to a potting bench, a chicken coop, a hoop greenhouse, a cold frame, a beehive, a root cellar with storage bins, and an outdoor shower. Most of the projects are suitable for complete novices, and all use just basic tools and standard building materials.


296 Pages, B&W Paperback, 8.5" x 11", ©2014
Order Number: SGW085-0.........$24.95
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