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Enjoy Chris Olsen's Todays THV segment titled "Todays Home" on KTHV during the Friday 5pm Newscast and again during the Saturday Morning Show. Visit the Today's Home page here.  

 

May 11th, 2012 - TURTLE POND!

So, many of us have fish ponds. But what about a turtle pond? THV's home and garden guru Chris Olsen tells us all building one in this week's edition of Today's Home.

Chris says he's always been fascinated by turtles, and that his clients love them as well. Chris says he's built turtle ponds primarily in the front yards of his clients. But, why the front?

According to Chris, guests can see the turtle pond as they're coming up to the front door. The front yard is generally the best spot for sun too.

Chris says you'll want the walls of the pond to be straight-up so turtles can't get out. Then, you must have a re-circulating pump and maybe even a filtration system. In the end, you'll have a beautiful turtle pond in the front yard.

 

May 4th, 2012 - Synthetic Grass is something to think about! - click here

April 27th, 2012 - Ordinary concrete blocks of beauty - click here

April 20th, 2012 - Make your own Hypertufa - click here

April 13th, 2012 - Unique Alligator Skin Walls - click here

April 6th, 2012 - Two great looks for your yard - click here

March 30th, 2012 - Shining light on collectibles - click here

March 23rd, 2012 - Bring Spring flowers indoors - click here

March 16th, 2012 - Terraniums are all the rage - click here

March 7th, 2012 - Spring Flowers are here - click here

February 24th, 2012 - Vines on Trees - click here

February 17th, 2012 - Creating a Great Water Feature - click here

February 10th, 2012 - Buying Pottery in the Winter - click here

February 3rd, 2012 - Trimming in your yard - click here

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