Clothesline "Sculpture" - I can envision putting this at the end of the deck. For evening outdoor gatherings when not in use, put up strings of lights and food/drink table underneath. Or a nice canopy with climbing roses, clematis or other vine flowers
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A rock maintenance strip around the house . catches splashes, keeps walls clean and minimizes pests. Put your foundation plantings in front of the strip. - **would this be a good idea right next to our foundation behind the plantings and mulch or rock?