Outside the Not So Big House

Outside the Not So Big House

Creating the Landscape of Home

Book - 2006
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In this groundbreaking book, noted landscape designer and award-winning writer Julie Moir Messervy and bestselling author Sarah Susanka reveal how to bring house and garden into perfect harmony. After all, who doesn't yearn for a landscape that is as well designed as the interior of their home? In "Outside the Not So Big House," Julie and Sarah teach you everything you need to know about the design concepts essential to extending your home beyond its four walls.
Lushly photographed and illustrated with vivid drawings, "Outside the Not So Big House" explores how to build pathways and journeys in your gardens; how to make the most of your site; how to use details to bring it all together. Twenty homes from across the country aptly illustrate these easy-to-grasp design ideas. Fans of Sarah's previous Not So Big books will be pleased to discover not only Julie's clear, concise prose but also a new vision for creating home.
Publisher: Newtown, Conn. : Taunton Press, [2006]
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9781561587346
Branch Call Number: 712.6 MES
Characteristics: 210 pages :,color illustrations ;,26 cm
Additional Contributors: Susanka, Sarah


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Apr 01, 2013

gardens for people with a lot of money

Jun 15, 2012

nice ideas but wow for so many of them you would really need a lot of money time and be really professional. I got a few small ideas from this but would only use this book if I was to hire someone and wanted to show them what I wanted them to do. I was looking for things for the part time home gardener so not really for me...

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