The Sights and Sounds of Paradise: My Tropical Tiki Fountain

The Sights and Sounds of Paradise: My Tropical Tiki Fountain

Elegant wine bottle fountains are very popular right now, and very expensive. I am more of a...

Creating the Perfect Garden Retreat

Creating the Perfect Garden Retreat

It is always nice to incorporate a spot in your garden where you can sip a drink or eat a meal. Here...

Deck Planter Gains Life

Deck Planter Gains Life

Project: Goldens Bridge, NY
Client wanted fish but did not have the space for a pond.
We removed a
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Just wanted to share a photo of the Fountain I made using Rhurbarb leaves.

Just wanted to share a photo of the Fountain I made using Rhurbarb...

I used 2 different size Rhubarb Leaves, but they need to be large.
You will need a large table,
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Beautiful Back Deck Fountainscape- Bedford Hills, NY

Beautiful Back Deck Fountainscape- Bedford Hills, NY

The deck on the back of the house was not much different than any you might find in a typical...

Transforming Our Vacant Property Into Our Landscaped Paradise

Transforming Our Vacant Property Into Our Landscaped Paradise

We bought our property and found that it was used by teenagers as a party spot. The first thing we...

Our Sanctuary

Our Sanctuary

For 18 years we looked out on a backyard of trees along the property line and dirt with only weeds!...

Turning a Tired Backyard Into Award-Winning Retreat

Turning a Tired Backyard Into Award-Winning Retreat

Like many homeowners, you may already have a landscaped backyard, possibly with a pool that’s been...

Pond and Waterfall in Suburban Chicago

Pond and Waterfall in Suburban Chicago

Some people are just avid gardeners and have a green thumb. And then there are those who love water...

Using Grey Water to Sustain Your Landscape

Using Grey Water to Sustain Your Landscape

Having lived in California my whole life, I've learned the words "water conservation" and "drought"...

Salvaged Chair Bird Bath

Salvaged Chair Bird Bath

Looking for a creative way to make a bird bath? All you need is a an old chair without the seat and...

Easy DIY PVC water fun for the kids

Easy DIY PVC water fun for the kids

I decided that our kids needed some outdoor water fun since we live in Arizona and do not have a...

Waterfalls for Window Wells

Waterfalls for Window Wells

Create a lower level "room with a view" when you transform an unsightly window well into a Pondless...

Water Feature, Fountain or Pond Pump: Winter Storage Tip

Water Feature, Fountain or Pond Pump: Winter Storage Tip

It is a good idea to remove your Water Feature or Pond Pump for the winter. It is possible that...

Fun, beautiful and safe for kids...think pondless waterfall and stream

Fun, beautiful and safe for kids...think pondless waterfall and...

This family has 3 very young children. They wanted a pool but did not feel comfortable with the...

AquaTerra: One-Acre Pond and Waterfall

AquaTerra: One-Acre Pond and Waterfall

This Chicago suburban home has a man-made, one-acre pond in the backyard. The pond comes right up to...

Stunning Landscape Design (Ideas) W/Fish Pond & Paver Patio By Acorn

Stunning Landscape Design (Ideas) W/Fish Pond & Paver Patio By Acorn

Stunning Landscape Design (Ideas) W/Fish Pond & Paver Patio- Acorn Ponds & Waterfalls-Rochester...

Bunch O Balloons DIY Fountain

Bunch O Balloons DIY Fountain

This summer we discovered "bunch o balloons” (self-filling water balloons), and boy are they a bunch...

Wheelbarrow Water Feature ~ Our Fairfield Home & Garden

Wheelbarrow Water Feature ~ Our Fairfield Home & Garden

When I was gifted a vintage wheelbarrow, I knew just what to make. A Wheelbarrow Water Feature!

Pebble Mosaics Pond

Pebble Mosaics Pond

I wanted a little pond in my garden so I collected pebbles from a beach and made one. Unfortunately...

Our New Pond.

Our New Pond.

This last winter after looking all over the web I came across a picture. It was one of using a old...

Making a Solar Powered Waterfall for Our Fairy Herb Garden

Making a Solar Powered Waterfall for Our Fairy Herb Garden

This is how we made a solar powered waterfall for our new fairy herb garden. It cost us less than...

Add Some 'Zen' to Your Back Garden With a Water Feature

Add Some 'Zen' to Your Back Garden With a Water Feature

If you read our previous post on how to create a small water feature to add curb appeal to your...

Water Garden or Backyard Pond - Pond Building Instructions

Water Garden or Backyard Pond - Pond Building Instructions

In the summer of 2004, I had the idea of digging a small garden pond located to the east of the...