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Brickwork projects for patio & garden : designs, instructions and 16 easy-to-build projects
Brickwork projects for patio & garden : designs, instructions and 16 easy-to-build projects
Bridgewater, Alan2017
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From the decorative to the practical, Brickwork Projects for Patio & Garden offers a range of projects for all levels of expertise. Sixteen original projects range from a simple garden wall to a beautiful raised herringbone patio. Each project has been photographed step-by-step during construction and the finished piece is shown in its garden setting. Clear construction diagrams and concise text accompany every project. A comprehensive techniques section provides expert advice and information on designing, planning, tools, materials, foundations, concrete, mortar and cutting and laying brick. This attractive and accessible DIY book is full of ideas for creating practical garden features using this simple and traditional material.
Imprint:
Mount Joy, PA : Creative Homeowner, 2017
Collation:
160 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 26 cm.
Notes:
Includes index and glossary.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: pt. 1 Techniques -- Design and Planning -- Tools -- Materials -- Foundations -- Concrete and Mortar -- Cutting Brick, Stone and Concrete -- Bricklaying -- Brick Bonds and Patterns -- Walls and Other Structures -- Patios, Paths and Steps -- Finishing and Maintenance -- pt. 2 Projects -- Flower Border Edging -- Country Cottage Path -- Raised Herringbone Patio -- Classic Birdbath -- Planted Patio -- Decorative Raised Bed -- Simple Garden Wall -- Storage Seat -- Gateway Columns -- Strawberry Barrel -- Semicircular Steps -- Tudor Arch Wall Niche -- Classic Round Pond -- Brick Barbecue -- Feature Wall -- Waterspout.
ISBN:
9781580117937
Dewey class:
690.893
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Hampton LibraryHouse and Garden690.893 BRIAvailable
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