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Stock Tank Pool Ideas Perfect For A Small Backyard

Two colorful beach balls float on the water in a stock tank swimming pool.

While an in-ground or traditional above-ground pool may not be the perfect idea for your small backyard, a stock tank pool is a simple and aesthetically pleasing solution. Essentially, it is an oversized metal bucket used to provide livestock with water. And with a little imagination and a few pool ideas, it becomes the ideal addition to a small backyard. The …

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The Best Outdoor Rugs for Your Deck or Patio

outdoor patio with rug and furniture

Rugs tie a room together. Most of us are used to having them inside the home, but what about your outdoor spaces? Before you balk at the idea, imagine your favorite outdoor space cozied up with a rug. Now imagine that rug to be made out of element-proof material that won’t get brittle or moldy …

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How To Attract Fireflies Into Your Yard

firefly on grass

There is a special kind of magic that you feel when you watch fireflies light up your yard on a summer night. Everyone loves to watch their twinkling lights and be inspired by this amazing natural display. For many, it’s an experience that takes them back to childhood, when firefly lights held so much mystery …

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17 Fun Backyard Easter Activities

easter egg hunt

Holidays can be a stressful time for parents. There is so much to do, so little time, and now there’s someone who is always craving your undivided attention. What’s a parent to do? How do you divide your attention between the holiday responsibilities, the Spring season, and spending time with the little ones? We’ve put …

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