A Dry Creek Bed, for beauty and drainage; 8 tips for creating & building a dry creek bed; DIY Dry Creek Bed
Yard drainage problems can wreak havoc on a garden or lawn, especially after a heavy rain. When you take steps to improve soil drainage using the tips in this article, however, you can improve its overall health.
Neighbor’s yard flooding your lawn? Muddy, Standing water on side of house? Drainage problems between houses? If you live in a residential planned community in the greater Houston area, you are more than likely aware of the close proximity between you and your neighbors. These small spaces between houses can leave you with less than desirable areas, dead grass, mud and even standing water. Any dog owner will tell you about the tremendous mess that is created due to foot traffic and…
Gravel around the foundation for drainage, plant shrubs along to help soak up water. Like the idea of the large rock to prevent erosion from the water spicket. Maybe a few cool pots or barrels with plants too? I like :)