Gravity feed irrigation system. For best operation there should be 3' or more of drop between the faucet and the drippers. (It will start to work with only 1' of drop, but not optimally.) Includes 20 drip spikes with a leak rate of 1 gph, 50' of 1/2" inside diameter (I.D.) header hose, 50' of 1/4" I.D. feeder tube, a yellow hole punch, and connectors (1 compression end, 20 of the 1/4" straight connectors and a hose/faucet connector) to make a system to water up to 20 plants.
The water cycle. Drip the water drop and his adventure through water. This would good for older students. 2nd or 3rd grade. This could also be tied into a social studies lesson in order to help understand what is going on as Drip travels along the water.
A drip edge is a trench filled with gravel that prevents mud from splashing against your home. You install it where water drips off the roof. I also use a drip edge when the grade next to the house is the same level as the siding. Install the drip edge one foot from the siding when controlling a grade and … Continue reading Keep Dirt and Mulch Off Your Siding