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Rustic Retreats: A Build-It-Yourself Guide

Pownal, VT: Storey Books, 1998

ISBN-10: 1580170358

ISBN-13: 9781580170352

Pages: 153

“Campers, anglers, hunters, and nature lovers—the woodland hideaway you’ve dreamed of is in these pages. From an elegant water gazebo to a traditional tipi, you’ll find it in Rustic

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Building Your Own Home: A Step-by-Step Guide

New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1988

ISBN-10: 0471635626

ISBN-13: 9780471635628

Pages: 332

Building Your Own Home puts complicated material into terms anyone can easily understand. From managing the construction process like a pro to mastering every legal and financial…

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Cohousing: A Contemporary Approach to Housing Ourselves

Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press

ISBN-10: 0898155398

ISBN-13: 9780898155396

Pages: 288

“A movement that begin in Europe has taken hold in North America because it provides some real answers for the increasing number of people who stop to look at where…

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The $50 & Up Underground House Book

Bonners Ferry, ID: Mole Publishing Co., 1979

Pages: 112

“The book that tells you how to: Design an Underground Home / Get Light, Air and Views / Cut Material Costs up to 90% / Build Greenhouses into the Home /…

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How to Build & Use Greenhouses

San Francisco: Ortho Books, 1978

ISBN-10: 0917102746

ISBN-13: 9780917102745

Pages: 96

“What’s the best greenhouse for you? What styles can you buy or build? What growing techniques do you need to know? How does solar power work? Hydroponics? What special…

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Freewheeling Homes

White River Junction, VT: Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 2002

ISBN-10: 1931498032

ISBN-13: 9781931498036

Pages: 95

“Freewheeling Homes features the stories of more than 20 people from Britain and North America who have lovingly restored or created a unique home on…

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The Straw Bale House

White River Junction, VT: Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 1994

ISBN-10: 0930031717

ISBN-13: 9780930031718

Pages: 297

“A house made of straw? Yes! Whether you build an entire house or something more modest—a home office or studio, a retreat cabin or guest…

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Feng Shui for Harmony and Well-Being

London: Southwater, 1997

ISBN-10: 1842150006

ISBN-13: 9781842150009

Pages: 64

“A practical guide to the ancient Chinese art of Feng Shui / The basic principles simply and succinctly explained with over 150 illustrations / Simple ideas for reordering your interior, garden,…

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Building With Heart: A Practical Approach to Self & Community Building

Bideford, Devon, England: Green Books, 1990

ISBN-10: 1870098080

ISBN-13: 9781870098083

Pages: 218

“Building for oneself or for the community has many benefits: besides reducing costs, it can provide an interesting and worthwhile experience for those participating, and also an opportunity…

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Feng Shui: Demystified

Freedom, CA: The Crossing Press, 2000

ISBN-10: 1580910785

ISBN-13: 9781580910781

Pages: 190

“Clear Englebert makes what is hard about Feng Shui easy, and what is difficult comprehensible. He addresses concerns like doors and windows, beds, and mirrors in your house,…

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