Ultimate Guide to Fences, Arbors, and Trellises: Plan, Design, Build

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Creative Homeowner, 2008 - House & Home - 287 pages
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The Ultimate Guide to Fences, Trellises, and Arbors provides detailed information on designing and building fences, gates, trellises, and arbors. In addition to coverage of basic construction techniques, fence layout, and fitting the fence, trellis, or arbor to the requirements of the yard, the book details the building of a variety of fence types as well as distinctive trellis and arbor designs. Step-by-step photographs guide the reader through the design and construction processes. Dozens of photographs of fences, gates, arbors, and trellises inspire the reader to enhance his or her landscape through the use of these structures. Projects range from those any weekend home improver can master to those best suited to the experienced carpenter.

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Was looking for information to construct our trellisfreestanding. Detail was very helpful listing of tools required is a great guide line. Not sure we will tackle this ourselfs but will have more knowledge for selecting a contractor if we decide to go in that direction. Read full review

About the author (2008)

Creative Homeowner is a leading and trusted source for the best information, inspiration, and instruction related to the house and home. Over the past 25 years, Creative Homeowner has grown significantly to include titles covering all aspects of decorating and design; home repair and improvement; house plans; gardening and landscaping; home arts; and outdoor pursuits. Creative Homeowner's books and online information are known by consumers for their complete and easy-to-follow instructions, up-to-date information, and extensive use of color photography. Among its best-selling titles are "Decorating with Architectural Trimwork", "Wiring", and "Landscaping with Stone". Creative Homeowner is headquartered in Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.

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