Living on Acreages

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What You Need to Know

Living outside the city limits is much different than living in town. What does it take to live closer to nature and in harmony with rural neighbors?

Presented in this book is general information to help you understand some of the opportunities and responsibilities of living on a rural acreage. It includes everything from building and landscaping in the country, to maintaining a rural property. Additional resources are listed at the end of each chapter.

  • Country Living
  • Lot Development
  • Utilities and Rural Services
  • Driveways, Parking, and Site Accessibility
  • Home Accessibility
  • Outdoor Living Areas
  • Pests
  • Safety, Security, and Emergency Planning
  • Rural Sanitation and Septic Systems
  • Maintenance Scheduling Calendar

More than 80 drawings, diagrams, photographs, and charts enhance descriptions of essentials. 

108 pages., 8 1/2 x 11, illus., paperback, 2006
ISBN 0-89373-103-X
Catalog: Country & Rural Living