Angie’s List: Backyard Water Fixtures

Water often has a calming effect on people.

So after a long, busy day, relaxing by a bubbling fountain or soft waterfall appeals to many of us.

That’s why a lot of homeowners are adding water features to their backyard landscape.

Here’s more in This Angie’s List Report.

If you put in a pond, experts say to check the water about once a week, with a test kit available at many stores.

Angie says to consider an auto-fill mechanism, which replaces water that naturally evaporates.

It’ll add about three hundred to five hundred dollars to the project, but otherwise, you’ll have to regularly fill it with a garden hose.

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