Gardens and Yards

Gardens and Yards

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11 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes -

11 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

I had no idea that these plants repelled mosquitos. Feeling a little clueless but I am sure I'm not the only one right? Decorating + entertaining with mosquito repelling plants @Mandy Bryant Bryant Bryant Bryant Bryant Dewey Generations One Roof

How to entertain with mosquito repelling plants - Four Generations One Roof

Similar to how banquette seating saves space in a small kitchen, a built-in bench is perfect for a small patio because it doesn't require extra space for chairs around the dining table. Here, the stone on the facade of the house continues around the perimeter of the patio for a fully integrated look.

Maximizing a Small Patio

Diatomaceous Earth for organic pest control. I've been using this for 2 years in my house, around my pets and outside. It works! Without any harmful chemicals. Be sure to read my post on which one is safe to use!

Diatomaceous Earth For Organic Pest Control - H20Bungalow

Landscaping and garden makeovers

Budget Landscaping

Patio Fountains and Ponds--site has several ideas with directions on how to build.

Patio Fountains and Ponds

A tiny home with everything you need: fireplace, pets, loft bed, a lawn, sunshine, a pool, and love. Click for the article. You wouldn't believe what the front of the house looks like!

Australian Bungalow with a Modern Addition

Planters with built in benches

TG interiors: Model Homes in Orange County and Shopping

Completing a Dream | Best Ponds from Readers' Yards | Photos | Pools, Ponds & Fountains | This Old House

Best Ponds from Readers' Yards

If you’re looking for an environmentally friendly way to spruce up your patio space, consider covering that concrete slab with attractive tiles made entirely of recycled materials. Multy Home diverts over 2.5 million tons of tires from landfills to produce their green products

How to Recover Your Patio with Envirotile


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DIY - How To Grow Bamboo & Modernize Your Garden! - grow in containers inside the house as peaceful "wall treatment" option?

Modernize Your Garden With Bamboo | The Garden Glove

Bamboo garden-yard...backyard - screen I think this might be a great way to move shade around if you planted it in pots with casters

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Set up the scene for a gorgeous back yard! More patio updates here:

24 Patio Perk-Ups

secret garden

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DIY Backyard Patio | Download Patio Plans

DIY Backyard Patio | Small Patio Designs | Download Patio Plans

Stunning Small Backyard Ideas for House : Amazing Lanscaping Small Backyard Ideas Wooden Outdoor Furniture

Amazing Lanscaping Small Backyard Ideas Wooden Outdoor Furniture

Landscaping Around Above Ground Pools | European Pools: Above ground pools, Semi-sunken and sunken pools ...

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softening a privacy fence-- thinking of putting a large fence up on one side, anyway. Our dogs hate our neighbor for some reason

City Glow | Proven Winners

Fiberglass Pools

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So much you can do with the island in a 'lazy river' pool - and the bridges are neat, too...

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Backyard paradise with everything, including a lazy river - Las Vegas

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Dry River Bed Landscape Edging. Dark rock gives the illusion of water. Plant grasses and ferns along edge of landscaping. Add dark river rocks to give the illusion of water and follow with larger rocks like you would find along a river bed. Great idea!! Love the natural look of this edging. May be a pretty solution for my drainage problems

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Home Lighting 101: A guide to choosing the right patio lighting.

Choose the Best Patio Lighting -