A DIY toad house made with a thrift-store terracotta pot turned upside down and Dollar Tree pebbles hot-glued on. The roof is made from a fallen piece of old tree bark found alongside the road. I put soil and live moss from my yard under the roof. Hopefully the moss will eventually grow in between the pebbles to complete the look.
Attracting and encouraging toads and frogs to live in your garden keeps the pest population down and reduces the need for pesticides or other natural insect deterrents. Just one frog or toad can eat up to 10,000 pests during the garden season. Here are some tips on how to attract and encourage toads and frogs to live in your garden.
How to Make a Toad or Frog Pool. This is a neat idea. You just use a plastic saucer, put dirt around it, fill with stones and water. Helps attract toads to your garden if you put this near a toad house you make.