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Old 06-02-2014, 06:50 PM  
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Grass is overrated anyway. A big drain on natural resources and very little return in Oxygen.

Problem (as I understand it) with desertscaping is it tends to bring the desert critters close to where you live. maybe a rock garden?


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I have all the parts for a pond sitting at my office from a job I did a while back tearing one out for a guy who was tired of maintenance. It's a thought.


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Go big or go home...wait... you are... Ok, so get the bar bigger...
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Old 06-03-2014, 08:38 AM  
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I like that first one, if I didn't already have the bar built I would redesign the whole thing.


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Still saying a water feature and incorporate a fire pit in the mix somewhere, if you are allowed to have them.
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We are. I was thinking of taking that double sided fireplace that I tore out of the house and build it in the back yard?
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I guess the real question is 'would a water feature be more or less work than the lawn was?'
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The reason the lawn sucked was the dogs. I do know one if my dogs would think it was his personal pool.


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Forgot I started this one.

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I'm afraid if I sat at your pink picnic table, I'd be uncomfortable...


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