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Pond Liner vs Rubber Roofing: What Works Best for a Backyard Fish Pond

Lush Pond With Concrete Bridge

When building a pond for your backyard there comes a point where you have to ask yourself; what are you going to line your pond with to make it waterproof? There are countless options to choose from and every pond builder will have their favorite lining material. This post goes into the details surrounding two …

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What Is a Wireless Dog Fence and How Does It Work?

Wireless dog fences are an ingenious system that completely replaces the need for a physical boundary fence. The system creates a safe dog perimeter “fence” as well as a “danger” or “no-go” zone for your pet. Wearing a special collar, whenever your dog gets too close, or attempts crossing the invisible perimeter you have set …

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7 Pet-Friendly Hammocks You Can Share with Your Cats and Dogs

A woman wearing a white knit beanie is laying in a red hammock under a colorful, patterned blanket. In the hammock with her is a small white and brown dog looking over the side of the hammock.

Do you enjoy spending your free time relaxing in a hammock? Whether you’re lounging in your backyard or heading out to the campsite with your pet, you may find yourself wondering which hammocks (if any) are considered safe for our pets. The key to safe and comfortable hammocking with our pets is choosing the right …

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The Best Swing and Playsets for Small Yards, Decks, and Patios

girl swinging on backyard playset

Playsets are amazing for getting children to spend more time outdoors. There’s a wide array of sizes and configurations available, designed for every kind of yard—or even indoor use. When it comes to choosing a product for your own backyard, you’ll want to take into account the quality of the materials, sturdiness, safety and fun …

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The Best Lawn Sweepers to Keep Your Yard Nice and Tidy

Man emptying an Agri-Fab lawn sweeper.

Do leaves, pine cones, other tree debris, and grass clippings regularly clutter up your yard? You’re probably tired of raking. Lawn sweepers remove the majority of this work. Simply push the sweeper over the leaves and debris, and voilà, your yard is clean! Forget about raking leaves and debris, and lugging around trash bags stuff …

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The Best Solar Powered Water Pumps

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Solar power is so much more than an eco-friendly power source—it’s convenient, low-maintenance, and allows you to go off-grid even in the most remote regions. These days, solar-powered alternatives to anything electric have become more popular and, luckily, solar-powered water pumps have joined the game. With solar energy, water pumps have become easier to install, …

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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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