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28 koi fish Ideabooks
Patio of the Week: Koi Glide Around a Tranquil Garden's Moat
"prized koi. He also wanted a space that could help earn money for The Greening of... gives his koi plenty of room to swim around. Patio at a Glance Who lives here: Barry... pond with koi and other fish for about 15 years, so I am naturally interested in this... to keep koi. It wasn't deep enough, and the fish lasted about a week before the fishing... had a koi pond that they totally neglected and it got down to 2 fish. It was about..."
Koi Find Friendly Shores in Any Garden Style
"colorful koi can be a delightful addition to just about any landscape or garden... Koi ponds are almost a staple of certain landscapes, particularly Asian- or trop... you love koi but these landscape styles don't appeal, don't worry. It's surprising how... how well koi ponds will fit into other gardens, from traditional to rustic.... populate with fish. Do not over feed the fish. Keep a look out for sick fish and introduce..."
Build a Backyard Fish Pond Without Going Belly Up
You can make an outdoor fish paradise of your own, for less than you might think. But you'll need this expert design wisdom
"outdoor fish paradise of your own, for less than you might think. But you'll need this... incorporate a fish pond. So I wondered: What does it take to put a fish pond in a backyard... dozens of fish ponds in every shape and size, all the way up to a lavish $40,000 koi... shimmering koi ponds almost everywhere I stepped. Glimmering white, orange and black fish... fish the size of party subs were right at my fingertips. To that effect, for me anyway..."
Designing Nemo: 30 Fish Tanks Make a Decorative Splash
"for the fish and plants. (A maintenance-cost estimate for a koi pond he’s designing... single beta fish. I’m talking about a large, teeming saltwater tank stocked with exotic... colored fish and coral. The aversion to the upkeep on this scale is understandable... large fish tank, an important consideration is the monthly maintenance cost. He designed... tropical fish with your home’s decor — and vice versa...."
See a Deluxe 'Catio' Built for Feline Fun
"watch fish, and just hang out! Very cool. We used the Solo Pet Door for many years... small fishing village in Sardinia live many cats at the edge of the port where there... the tiny fish that venture in and eat them alive. This is clearly out of an instinct... catching fish. It's a miracle if they catch the mice before they make nests in the house... and a fish pond! As for the person wondering about some of our desert creatures..."
My Houzz: Green Home Tucked in a Canadian Forest
Thoughtful craftsmanship and sustainability plus an exuberant edible garden make this bright home just right for a retiring couple
Pet-Proofing Your Home: A Room-by-Room Guide
Not all pet dangers are obvious. Keep furry friends safe and sound by handling all of these potential hazards
"worth of Koi fish to local cats (including his own cat) in the last 3 years. I hope... with the fish, after they caught herons eating their prize fish several times. Oh, just... meat and fish (for the same food-poisoning reasons as raw eggs - cooked BONELESS fish... Beautiful!!! Fish in ponds can be an irresistible attraction to cats, not only is it dangerous... No more Koi with a neighbourhood full of roaming cats, plus his own, of course. Thankfully..."
See a Soothing Backyard Bathhouse Born From a Salvaged Tub
Orange for Fun — and Yes, Versatility — Around the House
It may never be the new black in anything but prison shows, but orange can dramatically increase your home's energy level
Natural Swimming Pools: More Beauty, No Chemicals
"to keep koi or other fish in the pool or water filtration zone? Great article! Parrothead... pond with koi in our last house, one day I was on the phone looking at the fish out the... dismissed as a Koi pond. Not that I have anything against Koi. Just don't want a the resp... have a 3' Koi Pond-we wade-Eastern Shore Md- yes, snakes(chase eat frogs, small koi)... frogs, fish & other wildlife would be welcome in my pool -but- based on my koi pond..."
Incredible Home Catwalks Make for Purr-fectly Happy Felines
Walkways and tunnels custom built to the tune of about $35,000 keep a homeowner’s 18 cats on cloud nine
"the gold fish far more interesting than the beta fish. Trouble I found is that fish... "Cat TV" (fish tank) LOL. I had fish for a while and my cats spent hours watching them... were gold fish (bought "feeder" ones - they were being sold for food for larger fish... have a koi pond with water safe for cats to drink. Photos don't do this house justice... the beta fish I had at one point that ignored anything not in the tank). My cats found..."
What Really Makes Us Happy at Home? Find Out From a New Houzz Survey
Great design has a powerful impact on our happiness in our homes. So do good cooking smells, family conversations and, yes, big-screen TVs
"That big fish on my cane pole (ok it beats hooking my fellow fisher buddies). The laugh... when the fish is a minnow! Watching the deer try to reach an apple on the tree. Catching... feature with fish, create your own habitat. Life is too short, you obviously have a lovely... 2 acre fishing pond and surrounded by neighbors' horses, cows, pastures, a Rails... watching the koi and watching and listening to all the wildlife outside. Even though we're..."
Porch Life: Banish the Bugs
Don't let insects be the bane of your sweet tea and swing time. These screening and product ideas will help keep bugs at bay on the porch
Houzz Tour: Foresight Pays Off in Atlanta
Seeing the growth potential leads to a couple’s creative live-work space in a newly desirable neighborhood
Explore Your Garden Personality: The Philosopher