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Use a Child's Swimming Pool for a Patio Garden

We do not have a place in our backyard to plant a "regular" garden, but we did have room on our patio deck to do something. I came up with an idea for a small garden using a child's plastic swimming pool.

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Kid's wading pools as container gardens. Holds way more rain water than regular pots, so less frequent watering in the height of summer. Awesome!

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Dog Pond - Place a plastic kiddie pool in the ground. It'd be easy to clean and looks nicer than having it above ground. Big dogs can't chew it up or drag it around. Could work for kids too!

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Amazing Garden Ponds

If we ever had a pool, I'd much rather something that looked like this than a clorine plastic pool. Natural Swimming Pool. More

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Make Your Own Swimming Pool From 9 Pallets Just as I thought I had seen it all... this came along. I did an article the other week which showed you how to make a swimming pool from hay bales which did very well so I thought I would share this upgraded pool which is sturdy and looks good with you. T…

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If you have a swimming pool, you will find this idea for a way to heat up the pool for free very interesting.

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How to Build a Easy DIY Solar Pool Heater. All you need is 4 two foot lengths of pvc, 4 90 degree pvc elbows, foam pipe insulation, duct tape, 6 mil black plastic and some wire ties. The project takes less than one hour. This design works great for above and in ground swimming pools. http://www.diyeasycrafts.com/

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