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There's no need to send your budget up in flames, because it's easy to build a fire pit.
One of the best summer pastimes is to sit by a fire pit on a beautiful evening. Whether roasting marshmallows, or just enjoying the ambiance of the fire, it's a relaxing break from the day....
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Stay close to shorelines for the best discoveries.
Radio interview source: Steve Lewis, Native American Artifact Collector, American Arrowhead Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below Native Americans left behind stone tools and other...
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Ever wonder what might go "bump in the night" in your backyard? Well, with the advent of technology and inspiration from the hunting community, wonder no more. The proof is in the digital...
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Check out how Carol and Les Wear built their backyard garden oasis.
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A Washington couple transformed a yard made of clay and gravel into a garden oasis one step at a time.
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When it's hot, nothing beats a cool dive in your own swimming pool. Make sure the right safety measures are in place so everyone can enjoy the water without worry. Radio interview source: Paul...
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Build a sporting area in the backyard that goes beyond the concrete slab.
Many families have fun together through sports with a game of catch or basketball. An outdoor sports area is a great addition to any property.   Darin Chamberlin is the president of a...
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Living the Country Life Radio Program with Betsy Freese
Kid-size fun Listen to this radio show (MP3 download) or read below. Radio interview source: Jarret Magbee, CEO, The Garlinghouse Company My dad built my daughter, Caroline, a playhouse out of...
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Choosing the right breed for starting a new flock.
When backyard hobbyists first start raising chickens, they are sometimes astounded by the number of different chicken breeds that are available. A quick perusal of your favorite hatchery's...
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Instructions for a beautiful bench
Radio interview source: Kevin Boyle, senior design editor, WOOD magazine               Listen here for the radio story It's hard to pick a favorite...

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