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New Steps in the Garden

Discussion in 'DIY - Do-It-Yourself Projects, Construction, Etc.' started by Junebugaboo, May 30, 2019.

  1. May 30, 2019
    Junebugaboo

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    Husband and I dug out the side of our terraced garden, which was pretty precarious going down, and he built and installed wood steps...

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    ...and I leveled the inside, put down landscape fabric, and filled with stones from an area up top closer to the house that I'm readying as a space for more garden!

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    Next on the docket: finish new garden area!
     
  2. May 30, 2019
    sumi

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    Welcome to SS! Those steps look really need and would be great on rainy days and mud season :) You are lucky to have such a handy husband!
     
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    Britesea

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    I've been wanting steps like that to our pump house for years, it would be a lot less precarious during icy conditions
     
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    frustratedearthmother

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    Love the steps - functional and pretty!
     
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    wyoDreamer

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    Nice job! those steps look very nice
     
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    Junebugaboo

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    Thanks, all! I didn't think they'd take as long as they did, but I guess that's always the case.
     
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    Lazy Gardener

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    Awesome job. Absolutely delightful to the eye, and will be so much safer.
     
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    wyoDreamer

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    Those projects always do take longer than expected... still working on fencing my garden. Started that 2 years ago.
     
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    milkmansdaughter

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    Welcome to the group! Very nice steps. I'll be looking forward to garden pictures. It looks like you have a very pretty garden area, and now, steps to make it more functional. I can bet that it WOULD have been hard to navigate that hill without steps, especially after a rain. Nice job, well done!
     
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    CrealCritter

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    But what fun is that especially when it snows :lol: seriously looking good and that's a lot of work.
     
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