Lizel Erasmus
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This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook helps a homeowner solve a driveway drainage dilemma.

This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook helps a homeowner solve a driveway drainage dilemma.

Drainage is always an issue for homeowners who want to incorporate natural solutions to landscaping problems. Finding a natural way to allow for drainage but still maintain the ecology of your yard can be challenging. JCMS Gardening gives you options for natural drainage solutions that will keep your driveway and yard free of standing water b... More

Drainage is always an issue for homeowners who want to incorporate natural solutions to landscaping problems. Finding a natural way to allow for drainage but still maintain the ecology of your yard can be challenging. JCMS Gardening gives you options for natural drainage solutions that will keep your driveway and yard free of standing water b... More

Downspout Splash Block. this looks so much better than the long white downspout, it won't blow off, have to be moved to mow, the dogs can't use it as a toy.....  Much better all around!  You can use flag stone or any-other "found" flat stones as opposed to buying some

Downspout Splash Block. this looks so much better than the long white downspout, it won't blow off, have to be moved to mow, the dogs can't use it as a toy..... Much better all around! You can use flag stone or any-other "found" flat stones as opposed to buying some

Ground gutter - directs rain water to an underground cistern. So much easier to keep clean than roof gutters!

Ground gutter - directs rain water to an underground cistern. So much easier to keep clean than roof gutters!

draining the rain water - build up on east side of house with drain and rocks out to other rocks

draining the rain water - build up on east side of house with drain and rocks out to other rocks