Outdoor shower/water day for kids.Could easily be made with hollow box uprights, run the water tube through one and the top hollow box with a PVC tube that you drill holes in for the water to run out. Faux paint it to look like copper, really pretty easy.
in backyard under oak tree.DIY easy maintenance for shady backyard - level desired lawn area. Place square pavers in checkerboard design. Fill in alternate squares with moss or low-growing mondo grass.
This looks so much like our dry creek bed with our little apple tree in the middle. Maybe adding large rocks around the other side of the tree will make it feel more balanced. Also, I like the itty bitty rocks along the outside of the larger rocks.
Bellingham Garden: Thick stone steps curve down from the terrace to the front lawn. Catmint, day lilies, kniphofia and other flowering plants in these beds are left over from Schwiesow's "perennial sequencing" days.
Paver stone for patio and pool area. Pattern of formal garden for flower beds. Terrace with dining and seating area and a path running through a formal garden. Garden design by Louise del Balzo. Photo by Steven Wooster. Via design design