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.
About the Author
Spike is an editor, author, carpenter and woodworker, who’s been immersed in the world of wood and woodworking for 30 years. He’s author of the award-winning A Splintered History of Wood: Belt Sander Races, Blind Woodworkers and Baseball Bats as well as Woodworking FAQ and Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects.
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This book covers how to dig postholes to building a chook shed, also smokers and lots of other backyard projects.
If you are a DIY person this book is worthwhile getting.
It's Amarican based, but some great stuff inhere.
"Master carpenter Spike Carlsen shares 76 plans for making a self-sufficient life easier and better organized."
Number Of Pages: 328
Published: 1st June 2014
Publisher: Storey Publishing LLC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 27.6 x 21.6 x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.03
Edition Number: 1