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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
"a fish pond. So I wondered: What does it take to put a fish pond in a backyard?... landscape designer has built dozens of fish ponds in every shape and size, all the way... shimmering koi ponds almost everywhere I stepped. Glimmering white, orange and black fish... 000 koi pond the size of a swimming pool. The takeaway is, like indoor aquariums... fish ponds are not for the faint of heart. They take a lot of time and effort, love..."
7 Ways to Design a Garden That Flows and Intrigues
Transform a staccato yard into a smooth and relaxing delight by mastering the art of garden transitions
"staccato yard into a smooth and relaxing delight by mastering the art of garden transitions... front yards, our side yards, our backyards, our children's play areas and our vegetable... simpler designs equate with less maintenance. Many of my garden design clients, for... garden design, this one is a must read: "The Inward Garden: Creating a place of... pulled up yards of that awful weed cloth, actually: cluelessly installed by urbanite..."
Koi Find Friendly Shores in Any Garden Style
"A pond full of colorful koi can be a delightful addition to just about any landscape... Koi ponds are almost a staple of certain landscapes, particularly Asian- or trop... well koi ponds will fit into other gardens, from traditional to rustic.... to your pond so then you will fill up more of your pond and not just a little bit of... building your pond. Find out all you can from previous pond owners. To have healthy koi..."
Houzz Tour: A Pond House in the Arizona Desert
With water in the back and a descent to get in, this skillfully designed modern home keeps its cool in the Southwestern sun
"skillfully designed modern home keeps its cool in the Southwestern sun... 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... a cool design That yellow couch looks so comfy. What is the design purpose of your..."
12 Ways to Make Better Use of Yard Corners
"in the yard. Whether you live on several acres or have a postage stamp–size yard,... rooms(and yard) by today's standards. So your cozy spaces have helped me a lot. Thanks... redoing my yard and posted the journey on house. A very rude houzz user told me that if... because my pond was in the corner. He felt that I should have put it in the middle and... of my yard even though I explained that I didnt want my water feature to dominate..."
7 Finishing Touches for a Thoughtful Front Yard
"the best design and great ideas, but if the project doesn't include some important finishing... front yard is what everyone usually sees first when driving up to a house. So pay... front yard, the pumphouse is always a landscaping eyesore. Mine is 8 ft tall because... front yards, does anyone have any recommendations for trees that won't tear up your... front yard in order to facilitate conversation among the people who walk by my house..."
Out in the Yard: 10 Private Retreats
"take your yard to the next level and create such a space. Introducing a blissful getaway... in your yard but can't have a pool or pond, a fountain may be an ideal solution. See... smaller yard," haha! The lush green plants and bordering walls makes this space feel... leave a yard that feels as vacation-esque as this one! Tip: If you long for a water... around the pond add visual interest while keeping the feeling calm and serene. Tip: When..."
8 Pool Water Features That Venture Into Fantasy
Mimic a mermaid in a secret grotto, wade near a waterfall or pose by a pond. These pool designs let imagination take the lead
"pose by a pond. These pool designs let imagination take the lead... pool designs incorporate some kind of moving water. Did you know the sound of moving... thought of designs. Natural and gives you a very serene surrounding. Adds tremendous value... have a yard elevated above the home? Landscape designers love a yard like this! The... contemporary design and gives the homeowner a beautiful and serene focal point. Natural..."
Houzzers to the Rescue: Users Solve Design Dilemmas
The proof is in the painting — and the pond. As Houzz users hit 100,000 discussions, see some of the results of their advice and ideas
"and the pond. As Houzz users hit 100,000 discussions, see some of the results of their... interesting Design Dilemmas to see how the projects are shaping up. See how one user... your own design dilemma? Start a discussion here.... first pond was drained and cleaned out, and new boulders, rocks and pond plants were... a new pond filter installed, Imoisili finally got the water feature she'd dreamed... install a pond and a waterfall. She was more than disappointed with the outcome, pictured..."
8 Splendid Side Yard Designs
Treat your skinny side yard like the beautiful green corridor it wants to be, with these verdant garden designs as inspiration
"skinny side yard like the beautiful green corridor it wants to be, with these verdant garden... two side yards. The secret to having a great side yard is to design and accessorize... the side yard. Some of us close our eyes while rushing through that narrow space, merely... front yard) to point B (the backyard). It's often a dark, weedy spot squeezed between... the side yard to stash your recycling bin and garbage can out of sight, why not turn..."
See Chelsea Flower Show Ideas Flourishing in a Real Backyard
"in high-design show gardens translate to everyday yards? The proof is in the plantings... we design our gardens, or is it just theater by the garden design elite? We might... garden design at its best. But do flower shows such as Chelsea influence the way we... gardens the designers create, but without doubt we are influenced by changing garden trends... in its design and plantings. Since starting my new garden in Devon, England, nearly..."
Easy Ways to Manage Stormwater for Lower Bills and a Healthier Earth
Send cleaner runoff into local waterways and spend less on yard irrigation with these simple landscaping approaches
"less on yard irrigation with these simple landscaping approaches... subdivision design, rain that fell on roofs, patios and oil-stained driveways was treated... in the design world. The benefits of handling stormwater intelligently? More water... front yard. My lawyer husband would not (nor did code) allow for a pond in the front... Build Ex. Designed I think so you collect rainwater and then later use it to flush toilets..."
5 Amazing Landscapes Across the U.S.
"your own yard, from the Virginia countryside to the California coast... ve-In-Pond Becky, thank you so much for those links! I'll enjoy exploring those... Boulder yards when I visit there (I'm going to try to attach one here, in case anyone... in MY yard!) :-) We're in northern Wyoming where gardening challenges are plentiful... way to design your yard. Check the tags on your plants when you are placing them so..."
Great Design Plant: Sun-Loving Bougainvillea Showers Yards With Color
Bring unbeatable vibrancy to a garden or wall with this unfussy and trainable shrub packed with colorful bracts
Design Dilemma: How to Fix Up My Front Yard?
"front yard, or living room designed for mingling, then take a look at our weekly... readers' design dilemmas. How many can you answer?... front yard? "Outdoor design dilemma! I would love to use perennials here, but I live... See more Design Dilemmas needing your help...."