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64 Water Features for an Aesthetic Appeal

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After spending a few seasons landscaping and building garden beds, I found myself finally settling into the mindset to add in the small details that often go overlooked during the building, planting, and hauling of dirt that occurs during a new garden process.  Garden border details and lighting solutions were fairly simple to incorporate once the …

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73 Design Ideas to Brighten Your Yard With a Garden Pond

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Nothing brightens up a yard and provides interest quite like water features. Not only do you add an entirely new, and diverse, ecosystem of plants with the creation of garden ponds, but you also invite a relaxing atmosphere into your outdoor living space. Ponds also give an illusion of depth to an otherwise spatially challenged …

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Best Tow-Behind Spreaders: Large Capacity Hoppers for Large Lawns

Best Tow Behind Spreaders for Large Lawns

Staying on top of maintenance is a key duty of every property owner. Not only will the land look its best, but it will also maintain its value. Large properties require special products, including a high-quality tow-behind spreader that can attach to an ATV, tractor, or mower. Beyond lawn care, you can use a spreader …

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Scotts Fertilizers: What Is the Best Way to Feed Your Lawn?

Owning a lawn requires quite a bit of maintenance throughout the year, and to keep it looking healthy and green requires more than just water and a quick mow. Lawn care can seem a bit overwhelming at first, and you’ve probably found yourself asking why are certain spots turning brown, why are dandelions popping up …

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Best Lightweight Garden Hose Picks for Your Watering Needs

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If you’re tired of dragging around heavy garden hoses from watering location to watering location, you have to look into these lightweight options. While good hoses tend to be heavy and cumbersome, you can find durable and lightweight garden hoses. We found them for you and have reviewed them in detail below. Read on to …

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Large Chicken Coop Plans: Instructions to Build Your Own

Spacious Options for Your Hen House - an art deco design chicken coop

Keeping chickens isn’t a difficult task, however, you do need to ensure their safety and health by providing a space for them to live and roost. Although there are many prefabricated chicken coops from which you can choose, sometimes building your own is a better approach, especially if you own a large flock. Chickens need …

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