I and my husband had moved into our home just a few months after we have settled down some years back and have found that there were a few things that needed improvements. There were minor repairs that were attended to immediately soon after we have both agreed on certain issues that needed to be directly addressed based on priorities. Electrical wirings and plumbing were among those on the top of the list, not to mention basic carpentry work within the household.
Our yard has more than enough area for our family to hold small gatherings and so we have decided that this needed to be developed further into something that could be part of the main attractions. We have laid out plans which we both came up with by sharing ideas and concepts and have ended up having a wonderfully landscaped garden. Of course, maintenance was one of the considerations and as part of the preparation, we have purchased a couple of stainless steel drums that just proved to be very practical as these served as storage for water that we used on the lawn and flowering plants. These have survived all sorts of possible deterioration given the different climatic changes all throughout these years. It turned out to be a wise investment if it can be considered to be one.