HOME GARDENING, HOME DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE


Look Here Right Now for a FREE Home Gardening and architecture design dictionary.

This full color guide offers a basic introduction to the equipment, tools, techniques, and architectural components involved in home design, gardening, and landscaping. 


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ABODE

The Picture Dictionary of Home Design And Architecture

by Judee Shipman



CHAPTER 25

GRANITE - GWB


GRANITE: A type of stone used in construction. Popular for its beautiful markings and crack resistant quality. 

Below, Home Gardening on a budget: Recycled countertop granite makes a lovely garden walkway.


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GRAVEL: Rock fragments of varying small sizes. Often used in home gardening projects. 


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GREEK REVIVAL: An architectural style that is considered a phase in the development of Neo Classical architecture. It is based on the architectural styles of ancient Greece, and sometimes trimmed with modern touches such as square columns. 

Also known as antebellum


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GREEN LUMBER: Unprocessed wood that is not yet dried or otherwise prepared for constructional use. 


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GRID: The completed assembly of a suspended ceiling system before the ceiling panels are installed. 


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GRILL: A decorative panel that divides a pane of glass into smaller sections. Also see Muntin


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GRIT: A measure of the roughness of sandpaper. 


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GRINDER: A handheld electric power tool. 


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GRINDING WHEEL: A drill press accessory. 


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GROUND: A point of reference for measuring voltages. 


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GROUND IRON: Plumbing drains installed underneath the floor of a basement. 


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GROUNDS: A large outdoor space, typically manicured for a specific purpose. Or any individual piece of land. 

Shown below, the Glensheen mansion in Duluth, Minnesota. Notice the home gardening on these grounds. 


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GROUND WATER: Water that is located beneath the earth's surface. This knowledge can be useful for home gardening purposes. 


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GROUT: A wet mixture of cement, sand, and water, used for filling crevices in masonry. 


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GUSSETT: A thick steel sheet that is used for connecting beams. 


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GUTTER: A shallow channel set below the eaves of a roof to direct rainwater away from the building. Some home gardening enthusiasts attach the gutter to a silo, or other water storage unit. 


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GYPSUM: A mineral derived from seawater, which is fashioned into a base coat plaster. 


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GWB: Gypsum Wall Board. Also see Drywall


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HOME GARDENING AND ARCHITECTURE


ABODE


Introduction   

A

Chapter 1    

Chapter 2  

Chapter 3    

B

Chapter 4    

Chapter 5   

Chapter 6    

Chapter 7   

C

Chapter 8   

Chapter 9   

Chapter 10   

Chapter 11   

Chapter 12   

Chapter 13  

D

Chapter 14  

Chapter 15  

Chapter 16  

E

Chapter 17  

Chapter 18 

F

Chapter 19  

Chapter 20    

Chapter 21 

Chapter 22   

G

Chapter 23  

Chapter 24  

Chapter 25 (You Are Here)  

H

Chapter 26  

Chapter 27

I

Chapter 28  

J

Chapter 29  

K

Chapter 30

L

Chapter 31

Chapter 32  

Chapter 33    

M

Chapter 34  

Chapter 35  

Chapter 36  

N

Chapter 37    

O

Chapter 38   

P

Chapter 39    

Chapter 40   

Chapter 41  

Chapter 42   

Chapter 43   

Chapter 44    

Q

Chapter 45  

R

Chapter 46

Chapter 47    

Chapter 48    

Chapter 49   

S

Chapter 50   

Chapter 51   

Chapter 52   

Chapter 53    

Chapter 54  

Chapter 55   

Chapter 56    

Chapter 57   

Chapter 58    

Chapter 59    

T

Chapter 60  

Chapter 61    

Chapter 62   

Chapter 63   

U

Chapter 64   

V

Chapter 65 

W

Chapter 66

Chapter 67

X-Y-Z

Chapter 68





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Introduction

Chapter 1 

Chapter 2  

Chapter 3  

Chapter 4  

Chapter 5  

Chapter 6  

Chapter 7  

Chapter 8 

Chapter 9 

Chapter 10 

Chapter 11  

Chapter 12  

Chapter 13  

Chapter 14 

Chapter 15  

Chapter 16 

Chapter 17 

Chapter 18  

Chapter 19

Chapter 20 

Chapter 21 

Chapter 22  

Chapter 23  

Chapter 24  

Chapter 25  

Chapter 26

Chapter 27  

Chapter 28  

Chapter 29  

Chapter 30  

Chapter 31  

Chapter 32  

Chapter 33  

Chapter 34  

Chapter 35  

Chapter 36  

Chapter 37  

Chapter 38  

Chapter 39  

Chapter 40

Chapter 41





YULE LOG:

Events That Happened On Christmas Day


Yule Log - Chapter One

Yule Log - Chapter Two

Yule Log - Chapter Three

Yule Log - Chapter Four

Yule Log - Chapter Five

Yule Log - Chapter Six

Yule Log - Chapter Seven

Yule Log - Chapter Eight

Yule Log - Chapter Nine

Yule Log - Chapter Ten




CRAZY HORSE APPEARING


Crazy Horse Appearing - Introduction

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 1 

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 2

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 3

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 4

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 5

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 6

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 7

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 8

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 9

Crazy Horse Appearing - Chapter 10

Crazy Horse Appearing - Appendixes