Health and Wellness
Prevent disease, treat ailments and live a naturally healthy lifestyle with our health tips, natural remedies, recipes for homemade beauty products and more.

Smart Eating: Rethinking the Food Pyramid

Make smart, mindful choices about food and listen to what your body says for an optimal diet.

World’s Healthiest Herbs and Spices

These five flavorful ingredients are standouts not just for taste, but for their many well-documented health benefits.

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Winter Health Concerns

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HIGH-LOW DECK E-PLAN

  • Lower deck size - 15'-5 1/2" x 12'-11
  • Upper deck size - 10'-0" x 8'-0"
  • Designed as an add-on to an existing deck or as a complete unit
  • Benches can be arranged as needed
  • Features a unique conversation area or optional fire pit
  • Complete list of materials
  • Step-by-step instructions

Designed as an add-on to an existing deck, or as a complete unit, this high-low deck features a unique conversation area or optional fire pit. Lower deck size: 15-feet-5.5-by-12-feet-11 inches high. Upper deck size: 10-by-8 feet.


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It is your responsibility to make sure that any project you undertake is safe, effective, and legal for your situation. All Ogden Publications' plans are offered AS IS for information and entertainment purposes only. No warranties are expressed or implied. By using this information or these plans you agree to hold Ogden Publications harmless from any damages or injuries of any kind that might result from errors, omissions or other causes.

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$40.00

2 CAR GARAGE WITH STORAGE AREA E-PLAN

  • Width: 24'-0" Depth: 26'-0"
  • Standard Foundation - Floating Slab
  • Alternative Foundations - Slab
  • Building height - 12'-8"
  • Roof pitch - 4/12
  • Ceiling height - 8'
  • 16' x 7' overhead door
  • Plenty of storage space for yard equipment
  • Convenient side entry
  • Complete list of materials
  • Step-by-step instructions

Mother Earth News E-Plans are packed with practical information, innovative ideas and creative projects right at your fingertips. By supporting digital products like this one you are helping save millions of trees a year. Order your downloadable PDF and start building today!


System information: 0.98MB, load times may vary.

INSTANT DELIVERY ITEM: Order this e-plan and it will be delivered directly to your computer - no more waiting for delivery or paying expensive shipping and handling fees. For best results print at 100% on 11x17 paper or have the plan printed at your nearest print store.


DISCLAIMER

It is your responsibility to make sure that any project you undertake is safe, effective, and legal for your situation. All Ogden Publications' plans are offered AS IS for information and entertainment purposes only. No warranties are expressed or implied. By using this information or these plans you agree to hold Ogden Publications harmless from any damages or injuries of any kind that might result from errors, omissions or other causes.

This plan was provided by HDA, Inc.

$225.00

SERVING UP THE HARVEST

Buy them at a farmers' market, a grocery store or a roadside farmstand. You can also pick them in daily batches from your own garden. No matter where you find your vegetables, their fresh-from-the-earth goodness demands inspired preparation. Andrea Chesman shares more than 175 recipes designed to bring out the very best in whatever produce is peaking now. From spring's first Peas and New Potato Salad to autumn's sweet Caramelized Winter Squash and Onion Pizza, serving up the harvest has never been so delicious!

512 pages, 8 x 9 trim size, two-color illustrations throughout.

$18.95