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Water Features for Any Budget

Water features can help turn your landscape into something special, providing a focal point and attracting wildlife. Dive into these water features and come up with some great ideas for your own backyard.

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Aquatic Playspace(7 of 19)

The steep slope of this property created drainage and space issues, says Scott. The solution was to cut into the slope and construct a retaining wall at the rear of the pool. The wall creates a focal point for the pool. The spa was raised 3 feet, enlarging the patio space, and now makes an excellent swim-up bar.

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