203 concrete pond Stories

Build a Backyard Fish Pond Without Going Belly Up
"a fish pond. So I wondered: What does it take to put a fish pond in a backyard?... of fish ponds in every shape and size, all the way up to a lavish $40,000 koi pond... shimmering koi ponds almost everywhere I stepped. Glimmering white, orange and black fish... fish ponds are not for the faint of heart. They take a lot of time and effort, love... backyard fish pond for about $2,500. Here’s what you'll need to consider...."
Houzz Tour: A Pond House in the Arizona Desert
"is the Pond House, a 1,775-square-foot weekend house designed by Will Bruder, an architect... desert, the Pond House is skillfully integrated into the landscape, giving a great view... for the pond come from ? Is it a natural pond, seasonal or using irrigation water... polished concrete? Beautiful house and site. Love how the materials tie the two together... polished concrete?I love the southwestern architecture. I could move into this house..."
Considering Concrete Floors? 3 Green-Minded Questions to Ask
"in your concrete and about sustainability to make a healthy choice for your home and... Concrete floors are becoming increasingly popular due to their versatility and durability... considering concrete floors for inside your home, there are three questions you can ask... sure the concrete is a healthy choice for you and the planet.... painted concrete floors. There is so much to think about before choosing concrete..."
See a Deluxe 'Catio' Built for Feline Fun
"a fish pond! As for the person wondering about some of our desert creatures, I know... in the pond after eating all the fish. And some cats would be up and over the wire... that the pond would keep the catio cool during the summer. Wow clinesdesigns, that... a koi pond. :-) LOVE the "catico!" We have two cats and Mike built a cat condo... putting a pond in before they put the pavers down. I'm glad I looked at this at work..."
Reflecting Pools as Liquid Assets
"pools and ponds heighten the sensory experience of nature in your landscape... pools and ponds, plus notes on why these designs are so successful.... surface and concrete stepping stones. Water energizes a slender, private courtyard. I love..."
Houzz Tour: Earthiness Grounds a Contemporary Louisiana Home
"site, pond included, make for a warm-looking home that naturally fits its owners... excavating a pond for drainage and as a water feature. "Living in the farmhouse and looking... ), the concrete base below the brick wall acts as a plinth for the TV, and — my favorite... see the pond and the pasture and also keep an eye on the kids while they play outside..."
12 Naturally Beautiful Hot Tubs
"stone and concrete make these hot tubs fit right in with nature... stone or concrete surrounds (and some strategic landscaping), these 12 hot tubs complement... beside the pond in the summer. They live up to their name too, as they are Soft. I have... Stuccoed concrete block was painted to match the house. Another picture. Nothing about... with a concrete surround manages to look both modern and a bit wild, like something..."
Houzz Tours: Truro Mid-Century Modern Rejuvenation
"kettle ponds. The ocean is a short walk through the woods. There are very few houses... of the ponds. The deck expands the outdoor entertaining space. I'm going to pre-empt... custom made concrete hearth which provides a good border and reference. I have never heard... kettle ponds. It has such a wonderful treehouse feel to it. This Fireorb woodstove... kettle ponds and the woods. Although the house is described by the architect as an..."
Houzz Tour: Nature and Efficiency Inspire a Woodland Home
"swimming pond. “It’s on the south side of the house and sits outside the main living... and the pond is the icing on the cake.”... into the pond. It's lovely. I have become obsessed with swimming ponds as opposed to... earth berm/concrete wall that absorbs noise from the road = wonderful. Great home. I would... think the concrete wall is fantastic. The texture makes it look like the Douglas fir... swimming pond! The pool is great... lovely. This house is stunning! I love the use..."
9 Imaginative Ideas for Industrial Rebar in the Garden
"reinforced concrete. Its ribbed surface provides added surface area for adhesion to poured... poured concrete. When exposed to the elements, it begins to rust within several weeks... embed in concrete, as the rebar rusts and expands in concrete the concrete explodes... years for concrete to reach optimal strength. Concrete is wet. Rusty rebar keeps rusting... use in a concrete floor slab and bent it into walls cut out windows and grew clematis..."
Create Garden Mystery With a Zigzag Path
"shallow pond surrounded by irises. Legend has it that this pattern kept evil spirits... along/within concrete as a pathway and border to soften the edge and transition from concrete... hard as concrete and the support system can't block water flow...it may be a while..."
Natural Swimming Pools: More Beauty, No Chemicals
"natural ponds; others may be disguised as standard tiled pools. Whatever look you... larger pond. The center of my little pond is clear of plants and froggy habitat,... a pool pond, but a pond on paper. I would add a good UV sterilizing light into the... skim the pond to drink. We do get a small amount of pond weed which dies off as the... and a pond. The pond would probably be good for you. ً ظلته{\ Wow! As I've read..."
Houzz Tour: From Olden Church to Soaring Modern Marvel
"Moonee Ponds neighborhood of Melbourne, Australia Size: 5,274 square feet; 4 or 5... 1930's rare concrete construction heritage church in Bracknell Tasmania. Restoring and... jamming a concrete block against a small wooden neighborhood church like that was? Hoping... Moonee Ponds when it was just your typical middle income earners and less, I have... Moonee Ponds was one of the first townships of Melbourne waaaaay back in the mid 1800's..."
Have Your Garden Fountain and Be Water Wise Too
"like a pond or fountain. But what about water consumption? In warm climates how you... back yard ponds of similar sizes. We were sure tree roots had compromised the pond in... the rear pond, which we have kept. The other 2 are of the revamp of the front yard with... back yard pond will get replaced by a small pool with a waterfall, but that's a couple... in the pond also, will cool the water and help minimise wind and sun evaporation...."
Lessons from Monet's Garden
"setting is a pond he created by diverting the Ru River. There are many other elements we... people have ponds or water features, few have pieces of art in their garden. Someone,... gives concrete ideas for how to get a Giverny look in one's own garden. I've been..."
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