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22 DIY Water Fountain Ideas That Will Save You Major Time and Money

Want to add a unique element to your backyard? Opt for a few one-of-a-kind DIY water fountains! If you’re completely clueless as to how to make a water fountain in the first place, though, don’t fret. Here you’ll find our favorite DIY outdoor fountains, as well as beautiful options you can simply buy. From a DIY […]


Nothing brightens up a yard and provides interest quite like water features. Not only do you add an entirely new, and diverse, ecosystem of plants with the creation of garden ponds, but you also invite a relaxing atmosphere into your outdoor living space. Ponds also give an illusion of depth to an otherwise spatially challenged area […]

55 Visually striking pond design ideas for your backyard

Summer is rapidly approaching and it’s time to start planning your backyard oasis with not just plants and flowers but considering the possibility of adding a pond design. If you enjoy spending your time outdoors during the warm summer months and you already have a garden, the incentive is there to make your garden more […]

24 Koi Pond Ideas

A koi is an ornamental fish that originated in Japan. They are typically kept for decorative purposes in outdoor ponds. They come in a wide variety of colors and patterns, including varying shades and combinations of blues, silvers, oranges, yellow, reds and whites. Koi fish are beautiful and their movements are quite soothing. Many owners find watching them […]

Koi pond

Koi ponds are ponds used for holding koi, usually as part of a landscape. Koi ponds can be designed specifically to promote health and growth of the Nishikigoi or Japanese Ornamental Carp. The architecture of the koi pond can have a great effect on the health and well being of the koi. The practice of keeping koi often revolves […]

Swimming As A Life Skill

Here at British Vietnamese International School, Hanoi, we are extremely fortunate to have the sole use of our own indoor, international competition standard swimming pool allowing us to teach swimming lessons throughout the year in PE lessons and as an ECA. The importance of swimming lessons for water safety can’t be overstated in any country, but […]