Tips On How To Set Up Landscape Timbers
I’ve seen people not do something in regards to the grass underneath the new berm, and it often becomes a grassy mess that finally ends up killing or inhibiting baby fruit bushes. Especially should you plan to plant fruit trees within the berm, I would tackle the grass problem b/c they won’t thrive with grass competition. Swales may be very useful in areas with shallow soil over bedrock. It seems my solely option is a swale to avoid freezing and likewise be capable of make best use of the minimal pitch. I was told by a couple contractors that a French drain wouldn’t work. It would freeze within the winter and not have sufficient pitch with about 250 ft from back yard to this drain and only approximately 5-6″ drop over that distance.
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