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20 Elegant Small Pool Designs for Small Backyard

Do you know you can still install a small swimming pool at that small backyard of yours? You don’t need to have a large space to enjoy and have. A small space can make you happy. With the various spool design available you can choose anyone and enjoy your life to the fullest. A small swimming pool surrounded by greenery. The grass that hit its edge makes it look so amazing. At one side are two lounge chairs and a fire pit. The flooring it offers makes a perfect match with the tiles of the pool. Pic resource: http://www.decoist.com/2015-04-10/small-pool-ideas/ 2. A skinny and rectangular shape small pool. The white color fence and two lounge chairs complement one another. The trees and grass in the surrounding…
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Home And Garden Ideas You Won’t Want To Ignore

Contributed Post Image source Our homes are very much the biggest possession we have and may own, which is why many of us take such pride in the appearance of the inside and the garden itself. It can be all consuming at times while you peruse paint or wallpaper samples, get your hands engrossed in soil in the garden or struggle with where to put what furniture. Not to mention those bigger jobs that require a lot of time and investment like the kitchen, and the bathroom. Which is why many people search on the internet for ideas that won’t always cost them the earth. I thought I would share a few of my ideas for your home and garden to help you give each…
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How To Pest-Proof Your Garden

Contributed Post Image Source Having a garden gives you your own private escape into nature where you can watch the birds and squirrels and foxes and other wonderful wildlife. However, gardens also attract other unwanted critters. These ‘pests’ are the types that want to eat your plants or bite and sting you or steal food from your kitchen. Getting rid of them may require hiring pest control, but there are many DIY approaches to getting rid of such pests. Here are a few ways of getting rid of the most common critters in the garden. Slugs and snails These slimy intruders are the bane of anyone that owns a vegetable patch. There are plenty of pesticides that you can get to deter slugs and snails,…
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5 Key Elements For Creating The Perfect Garden

https://www.pexels.com/photo/garden-sunset-sunrise-lens-flare-13975/ When you first buy a new house, or you finally get around to creating a garden in the basic yard that you’ve had forever, it can be such an exciting prospect. Working with a blank canvas can be a great way to create the garden of your dreams. Even if you’ve moved into a property that has a garden in place, you can rip it out and start afresh. But, you might be wondering just what you need to focus on to make sure that your garden is complete? Although you can work with any design that takes your fancy, here are five key elements to create the perfect garden. Lawn When you’re planning your garden design, one of the first elements that you’re…
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Dream House, Dud Garden: Fixing Up Your New Yard

When you’re looking for your dream home, you sometimes have to make compromises. You need to accept that you might have to make some changes to a property to get it looking exactly as you want it. One of the compromises you might decide to make is that the building is more important than any surrounding land. If there’s an existing yard or garden, you can take the attitude that you can change it later, even if you hate it. So if you find your dream house and move in, it could mean that suddenly you have an awful garden on your hands. So what do you do about it? Photo source link Assess What You’ve Got Start by taking a good look at what…
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