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Fine Homebuilding
The highly regarded print publication

With it's feature library and online Video tips this resource is worth checking out regularly.

 

Fine Gardening
A respected source for the garden enthusiast

Another Taunton Press publication with great resources including garden plans, how to articles and gardening forum

 

The Old House Journal
The 30 year old publication about restoring, maintaining and decorating older homes

A rich online resource with how-to articles, forums and a directory of restoration suppliers.

 

Landscape Architecture
The magazine of the American Society of Landscape architects, rich in content.

 

Horticulture
The Magazine dedicated to celebrating and encouraging the passion of gadeners with inspirational content.

 

Free to Industry Members


Landscape Specifier & Architect News
The oldest and perhaps most widely read, independent publication serving the landscape architect

With it's sister publications; Landscape Superintendent, and Landscape Contractor a lot of quality articles.


Lawn & Landscape
An industry publication with lot's of resources including an extensive online video collection of interviews with landscape professionals.

 

Landscape & Hardscape Construction
An industry publication with an online archive of the magazine with full articles and more.

 

Qualified Remodeler
The leading publication serving the residential remodeler

 

Garden Center Magazine
With it's sister publications serves; garden centers, nurseries and growers. Considerable online content.

 

Today's Garden Center
With sister publications serves; garden centers, nurseries and growers. Considerable online content.

 

 

Professional Organizations



AIA
American Institute of Architects

Obtain AIA contract documents, visit the bookstore and more at this very comprehensive site. Aimed at the professional


ASID
American Society of Interior Design

The website has a wealth of information for the professional and public as well.

 

NARI
National Association of the Remodeling Industry

A comprehensive site with good resources for homeowners and professionals

 

NAHB
National Association of Home Builders

The voice of the housing industry... has a lot of content, sometimes challenging to find what you want.

 

 

 

ASLA
American Society of Landscape Architects

Access the ASLA bookstore, find a Landscape Architect or read articles from the prestigious industry publication Landscape Architecture

 

APLD
Association of Professional Landscape Designers

A site primarily for professionals but has a useful Resources page for all.

 

USGBC
U.S. Green Building Council

The leading advocate for expanding sustainable building practices in the US.

 

 

 

 

Product Resources



Old House Interiors
The beautiful publication about period homes & gardens

The online design center is a useful tool for locating the material and services you require for a period restoration.

 

Traditional Building
The comprehensive resource for restoration professionals.

The online design center is a useful tool for locating the material and services you require for a period restoration.



 

Thomas Register
Thomas Register of American Manufacturers

Locate virtually any manufactured item through this exhaustive publication and search engine.

 

Sweets
The McGraw Hill building products directory

A widely recognized print publication for architects has an online version. This is a resource for specifying building products.

 

 

CAD & Modeling Resources



Sketchup 3D Warehouse
A large repository of Sketchup 3D models available for free.

 

CADdetails
The largest collection of manufacturers drawings and details, available for free.

Cadalyst
The digital incarnation of the magazine Cadalyst is a bounty of information.

 

Sketchup
The free 3D software from Google

 

 

 

Land Use & Sustainability



Planetzien
A one-stop source for urban planning news

Sustainable Sites Initiative
An interdisciplinary effort to create voluntary national guidelines and performance benchmarks for sustainable land design, construction and maintenance practices.

 

 

 

Construction
Gardening/Landscaping



Wood Web
A substantial resource for anyone who works with wood.

 

WBDG
The Whole Building Design Guide.
An enormous repository of building information from the National Institute of Building Science.

Garden Web
The Internet's Garden Community; The largest group of forums on the web having to do with the home and garden.