Hannah’s Blog

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Hanah and tree stump (800x533)

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lifting top (800x533)

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Malvern Garden 29

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Converting a chemical pool into a natural swimming pool
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We took down the building first, no small task and sold all the windows, roof and doors. All the wood is being recycled.

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Straight away this let the light in……. the garden is west facing and the building had blocked the light.

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Here is the garden without the building and here is my brother and we couldn’t have done it without his help!

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Then we needed to bash down one side of the pool wall, you will see why later..

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Marking out the regeneration area, this is where the plants go and they clean the water instead of the chemicals.

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pool painted (2) (800x533)The pool filling up and the tank repainted

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IMG_2641 (800x533) The pool now (800x533)

Not quite finished but getting there, we have had a few swims this summer and I have to say its amazing, full of wildlife

and gorgeous to swim in unpolluted water.