Using your measurements to create a base sheet

After you take all the measurements of your property, you get to go inside where it's cool and comfortable. There you can settle down to the task of transferring your measurements to paper. To tackle this task, you need the following tools: gridded drafting paper, an architect's scale, a T-square, a triangle, a compass, and a drawing board. Chapter 3 describes these tools and where to get them.

After gathering your tools, tape a sheet of drafting paper onto your drawing board and follow these steps to transfer your measurements to paper and create your base sheet:

Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

How would you like to save a ton of money and increase the value of your home by as much as thirty percent! If your homes landscape is designed properly it will be a source of enjoyment for your entire family, it will enhance your community and add to the resale value of your property. Landscape design involves much more than placing trees, shrubs and other plants on the property. It is an art which deals with conscious arrangement or organization of outdoor space for human satisfaction and enjoyment.

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