DIY:: This is a FABULOUS TUTORIAL ! How to Make A Garden Fountain Out Of Anything ! Simple Step by Step Instructions ! by Cultivated Nest (wonder if I could use these instructions to figure out how to make Laura Crockett's pebble-filled water columns)
Tomato plants flourish in straw bales, and no weeds or weeding! Check out the straw-bale gardening movement that has become one of this summer's hottest gardening trends. (AP Photo/Cool Springs Press, Tracy Walsh/Poser Design) Wonder if this would work?
I always seem to have a ton of excess rain water in my yard. i think i am going to make two of these Rain barrels. Note spigot on bottom, overflow valve on top. 20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas