A complete guide to everything involved in creating a second living unit in your home to accommodate ageing parents or adult children. Carving out in-law (or other) quarters from an existing home is a win-win any way you look at it; financially, practically and emotionally. Especially given today's economic climate, the audience for this book is broad; from the baby boomer caring for elderly parents, or returning kids, to the homeowner who is simply in search of a smart way to help pay the mortgage. It puts a wide range of options out there, including attic conversions, bump-out additions and even freestanding structures. This book covers every eventuality involved in creating a secondary living space in your home or on your property, from planning and soundproofing to safety and security, even how to deal with damp basements.Otherwise, rejuvenate the shrub every few years by lopping the whole thing almost to the ground. ... Give this bush little annual pruning, but when the whole plant becomes old and weak, cut everything to near ground ... Rhododendron spp.
|Title||:||The Pruning Book|
|Publisher||:||Taunton Press - 2010|