a terrific resource for this important new trend.” ...expert advice on virtually every type of stone feature you can design.”
Architects & Designers Book Service
introduces you to the latest trend.” You’ll learn the basics of designing and working with stone and how to use stone in walkways, patios, garden walls and as a dramatic focal point in your landscaping.”
Gillette News-Record (Gillette, WY)
Apr 15, 2007
Winner of an Ippy Award (Independent Publisher Book Award) and ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Award.
Finalist for the Publisher's Marketing Association (PMA) Ben Franklin Award.
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Stonescaping is one of today's most popular outdoor landscaping design trends. Homeowners can find a one-stop combined landscape design and project book with Landscaping with Stone, 2nd Edition, updated with all new photographs. The first section provides readers with a framework for incorporating stone in their yard designs, including a look at the different types of stone used in landscapes, sources of inspiration, and ways to think about stone in relation to other outdoor elements. The second part of the book provides readers with tips on working with stone, from transporting to cutting and setting. There is also step-by-step instruction on some of the most popular stone projects, including patios, walls, and rock gardens.