Maybe something like this Stegmeier Paver Drain off to the right side of the driveway? or under the "dry creek bed" of the garden?

Maybe something like this Stegmeier Paver Drain off to the right side of the driveway? or under the "dry creek bed" of the garden?

How to Build a French Drain >> http://www.hgtv.com/landscaping/how-to-build-a-french-drain/index.html?soc=pinterest

How to Install French Drains

How to Build a French Drain >> http://www.hgtv.com/landscaping/how-to-build-a-french-drain/index.html?soc=pinterest

Dry Creek Bed for Drainage. I have a gutter that comes out SO far that you have to step over it on the sidewalk. I might morph this idea....

Dry Creek Bed for Drainage. I have a gutter that comes out SO far that you have to step over it on the sidewalk. I might morph this idea....

Installing a runoff trench like this one along your driveway helps your soil to absorb more water while reducing the risk of polluting the water supply! We'll show you how to do it yourself!

Install Runoff Trenches Around Your Driveway

Installing a runoff trench like this one along your driveway helps your soil to absorb more water while reducing the risk of polluting the water supply! We'll show you how to do it yourself!


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Lay the drainage pipe in a fabric lining in the dug ditch. Place drain pipe atop fabric lining, then add gravel, covering pipe completely. Leave approximately 5" between top of gravel and ground surface.

How to Build a French Drain

Lay the drainage pipe in a fabric lining in the dug ditch. Place drain pipe atop fabric lining, then add gravel, covering pipe completely. Leave approximately 5" between top of gravel and ground surface.

How to Achieve Better Yard Drainage  http://www.familyhandyman.com/DIY-Projects/How-A-House-Works/Protect-Your-Home/how-to-achieve-better-yard-drainage/Step-By-Step

How to Achieve Better Yard Drainage

How to Achieve Better Yard Drainage http://www.familyhandyman.com/DIY-Projects/How-A-House-Works/Protect-Your-Home/how-to-achieve-better-yard-drainage/Step-By-Step

Easily Update Your Home with Stencil Projects found in the popular and BEST SELLING Young House Love book

Easy and Budget-Friendly DIY Stencil Projects

Easily Update Your Home with Stencil Projects found in the popular and BEST SELLING Young House Love book

proper drainage can help prevent foundation problems.. need this for the backyard!! what a mud pit!

proper drainage can help prevent foundation problems.. need this for the backyard!! what a mud pit!

Sloping the soil away from the foundation will remedy a wet basement most of the time. The Family Handyman recommends firmly packing clay soil around the foundation, with at least a 4-in. slope over the first 4 ft. Place 6-mil black plastic over the soil and cover it with landscape rock. Install 4- to 6-ft. gutter extensions to your downspouts to direct water farther away from your foundation.

Sloping the soil away from the foundation will remedy a wet basement most of the time. The Family Handyman recommends firmly packing clay soil around the foundation, with at least a 4-in. slope over the first 4 ft. Place 6-mil black plastic over the soil and cover it with landscape rock. Install 4- to 6-ft. gutter extensions to your downspouts to direct water farther away from your foundation.

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Table lamps are so versatile and bring both function and drama to a room. Here are 15 of our favorite options. Which one do you like best?:

Table lamps are so versatile and bring both function and drama to a room. Here are 15 of our favorite options. Which one do you like best?:

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