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the berm with no further modifications. Designing Your Own Rain Garden. A rain garden is an advanced do-it-yourself project that requires hard labor, but no ...

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Rain gardens are designed to hold water until it soaks into the soil, reducing stormwater runoff. Known as being eco-friendly, a rain garden can also fit ...

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Completed rain garden irrigation system. Photo by David Hymel, Rain Dog Designs. During a downpour at a typical house in many municipalities, water gushes ...

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In this article, we'll tell you how to design, build and plant a rain garden suitable for your yard. We've condensed it to a few handy guidelines. You won't need ...

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Apr 26, 2015 ... 3. Create a design. Whether your garden is large or small the same basic principles apply. By planning your garden on paper first, you will be ...

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Does a rain garden form a pond? No. The rain water will soak in so the rain garden is dry between rainfalls. (Note: some rain gardens can be designed to ...

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A well-designed rain garden will drain in a day, so mosquito larvae will not have a chance to hatch. Native plants are the best choice for rain gardens and local ...

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organic matter. Design and Construction of Rain Gardens. Two common rain garden designs are used for stormwater retention: ••A planted depression is placed ...

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Rain gardens filter runoff and protect groundwater, especially after big rains. They also add unexpected beauty to low spots that tend to collect water and draw  ...