Washtub Fountain (pics)

lydia1959June 3, 2006

Used an old pump I found at a yard sale a few years ago - we had to take out it's guts to make it work for this project. The washtub cost me less than $10., the fountain pump was found on eBay - I could've got a much less powerful pump and it would have worked just as well - this one is set on low. I did paint portions of the pump and the washtub and we made the shelf for the decorative pump to sit on. Added a water hyacinth already and maybe some mosquitofish later?? About a $40. project. DH and I are really happy with the way it turned out.

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I Love It!

    Bookmark   June 3, 2006 at 1:41PM
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That is awesome ... I love it!

    Bookmark   June 3, 2006 at 10:59PM
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Wow, I love it too!!! It turned out great!!!

    Bookmark   June 4, 2006 at 9:50AM
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Girrrl...I'm impressed! Enjoy!

    Bookmark   June 4, 2006 at 12:33PM
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VERY cool Lydia! I like it!

    Bookmark   June 6, 2006 at 1:11AM
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