Divert gutter water into an attractive rain garden that works like a sponge and natural filter to clean the water and let it percolate slowly into the surrounding soil. | Illustration: Washington State University Rain Garden Handbook for Western Washington Homeowners | thisoldhouse.com Rain Gardens, Percolator Slowly, Gardens Zone, Nature Filters, Washington States, Gutter Water, Diverter Gutter, Attraction Rain, Gardens Handbook
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How to build a rain garden designed to divert gutter water into an attractive planting bed that works like a sponge and natural filter to clean the water and let it percolate slowly into the surrounding soil. | Photo: David Hymel, Rain Dog Designs | thisoldhouse.com
How to Build a Rain Garden in Your Yard. It's a beautiful flower bed—and a reservoir for yard and roof runoff. Nurture the land in your yard and protect the environment by channeling rain water and runoff from gutters into a rain garden planted with deep-rooted, colorful native plants. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine.
re-use rainwater to water your plants. Great conservation idea!!! Plus, lower your water bill. Unless we have another drought. ugh!