Arch with birds Question, is this arch living? I have one in my yard that looks very similar. I just climbed a ladder and tied two trees together in a few places to form an arch and voila! A living arch, with birds sometimes.
Working through 30 years of summer breaks and then retirement, two Iowa teachers molded an empty backyard into an A landscape. Strolling through their gardens offers lessons in creating a great yard with a limited budget and lots of patience.
Fountain: How to Build a Concrete Fountain, Create a stone-lined garden pond, then carve a waterfall out of a block of stone using basic power and hand tools. The technique is simple, even for beginners.
"The Tall Texan" free birdhouse plans - this plan is called the tall Texan because of its height, and because its roof is painted similar to a Texas flag. Of course, you don't have to paint the roof at all.