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Top 10 Floating Pond Plants-An Excellent Addition To Any Garden Pond

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If you are a nature lover, then you probably love living closer to the ground, with a huge garden and a pond. Make this pond more attractive with floating pond plants! What Are Floating Pond Plants? Floating pond plants are quite unusual – their roots are not fixed into the soil! Instead, they are hanging through the water body, while …

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 10 DIY Waterfalls You Can Build On A Budget

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A DIY waterfall will produce the sound of running water in your own backyard that will soothe the soul and calm the mind. Go big or go small, these 10 DIY waterfalls will provide you with several ideas that will enable you to build an attractive and soothing waterfall on a budget. DIY Concrete Rocks Stay on budget and create …

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25 Backyard Lighting Ideas-Illuminate Outdoor Area To Make It More Beautiful

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Backyard lighting ideas span the gamut from shabby chic to modern sophistication. Whatever your exterior lighting needs may be, there is a perfect DIY outdoor lighting idea to meet that need. Look over these 25 outdoor lighting ideas and you may just find the one that is perfect for illuminating your outdoor space. Hanging Mason Jar Candles Easy to make …

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10 DIY Pond Filter-Inexpensive And Easy to Build

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Keeping the water crystal clear in an outdoor fish pond or water garden can be challenging, but it doesn’t have to be expensive. A pond filter system is inexpensive and easy to build and will work as well, if not better, than those expensive filters sold at home improvement centers. Check out these 10 DIY homemade pond filter ideas that …

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15 Inspiring Backyard Makeover Projects You May like to Do

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A backyard makeover doesn’t have to break your budget or take months to complete. A few pavers, potted plants, a new deck and/or a gazebo might be all that’s needed to transform wasted backyard space into usable and attractive space. Check out these 15 inspiring backyard makeover projects that can inspire you to create something new in your landscape. Large …

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10 Outdoor Kitchen Plans-Turn Your Backyard Into Entertainment Zone

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You can easily transform unused outdoor space into an inviting entertainment zone with one of these fabulous DIY outdoor kitchen ideas. Add value to your home and enjoyment to your life by creating an outdoor space that keeps family and friends close plus provides a quiet outdoor retreat for you and that special someone in your life when a private …

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7 Ideas for Building a Koi Fish and Backyard Pond

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Koi are domesticated versions of the carp and cousins of the goldfish. These brightly colored fish are right at home in a backyard pond or water garden. When building a fish pond, bare in mind that koi live for many years and size of their home will determine how large they grow. Also provide shade in the koi pond design …

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