Flagstone Patios Do It Yourself

If you are laying out plans to make something off that disused and unkempt backyard that you have actually not actually looked at for years, a backyard patio is the ideal project. A lot of people believe that a patio or a deck as several Americans call it would certainly not be right for their … Read moreFlagstone Patios Do It Yourself

Koi Pond – Liners vs. Professional Construction

Why is there so much talk about pond liners? Which ones are UV protected, or stronger, or last longer? I am by no means an expert on liner technology, nor have I ever used them in my 26 years of designing and building waterfalls. If you’re a “liner guy” disciple, I’m sure you’re thinking, “Oh … Read moreKoi Pond – Liners vs. Professional Construction

Small Space Herb Gardening (photo essay)

  A couple of years ago we decided to convert our little fish pond/fountain into a small herb garden. The fish pond turned out to be more work than it was worth, having to be drained and refilled just about every week (no filtration system). We were also having to replace the fish periodically because … Read moreSmall Space Herb Gardening (photo essay)