Old 07-12-2008, 11:49 PM
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My first new pond

Just some pics of a pond My Wife and I made today.
Nothing to fancy The rocks are recycled from a friends old raised flowerbeds.
The beach gravel from a number sign I did last year in the front yard.
The pond liner is an old preformed liner someone was trashing at the curb one garbage day.
The pump I bought on sale two years ago for my Wifes Birthday.
So total cost in cost of project $25.00 for on sale pump .
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Old 07-17-2008, 04:53 AM
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That's kinda cute. For what you spent, that's probably about the best you could hope for.

You could probably make something 300% better if you used a real liner, underlayment, better pump, and nicer rock.

But that ain't bad. Nice first water feature. Given your budget, it's even more impressive.
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Old 07-18-2008, 02:30 PM
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Great little pocket garden feature. Great use of recycling old materials.
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