who knew: pennies in the garden repel slugs and make hydrangeas blue.
Patio Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel and Decor
Cheap Home Decor . . . Patio Bar
With our two children, ages 3 and 4 (eleven months apart might I just add), my husband and I find it hard to have time alone.We find it next to impossible to get the chance to go to the movies on a date. Instead of paying for a high price baby sitter, we find our favorite dates exist in our tiny candle lit backyard, when the kids are asleep, watching movies on our Epson Home DVD Movie Mate.
Here’s a nifty idea that’s both affordable and virtually foolproof. With some concrete and a little glow-in-the-dark paint, you can have an illuminated pathway in nothing flat, perfect for midnight strolls under a full moon. The beauty of these stepping-stones is that it doesn’t matter how long, short, wide or narrow your area is. You have total freedom to design the stones and the pathway you want. And you don’t need a mold. Just dig, add concrete and walk away. It really is simple. Take ...
This garden shed features a roof made from a collection of wood-framed windows pieced together like a puzzle. The lower walls are clad in clapboard siding. The result is a bright and beautiful place to work on the inside--and a beautiful garden structure from the outside. Vines scrambling along the eaves add vertical foliage and flowers. Acrylic panels cut to size form the angular windows of the gables. A system of levers and handles allows the gardener to open the top windows for ventilation.
Kanga Room : Based out of Austin, Texas, Kanga Room makes backyard studios in a few styles: modern, country cottage, and bungalow. A basic exterior package for an 8x8-foot shed and you can add on a bathroom, kitchenette, and front porch for additional cost.
Great bungalow / shed makeover