This is a practical step-by-step guide to building a wide variety of wooden garden structures, including: sheds, summerhouses, play houses, decking, steps, bridges, fencing, gateways, arches, gazebos, trellises, planters and much more. It is packed with ideas, tips and practical information. The topics covered include: the construction methods involved in erecting these structures; details instructions, supplemented by drawings, diagrams and b&w photographs; what materials are required; where the different kinds of structure should be situated; what factors should be considered during the planning process; maintenance and repair of wood structures; selection of tools; and materials and components, including stains, preservatives, wood, nails, screws and bolts.
Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
Number of pages: 192
Dimensions: 246 x 189 mm