Water Management

Landscape Irrigation Design Basics for Sprinkler Systems

If you install a sprinkler system for your garden or lawn, you’ll no longer lug around hoses, watering cans, and other implements to keep your landscape watered and green. You’ll be able to sleep soundly knowing that your sprinkler system will take care of watering...

Rain Barrel Tips

Location, location, location -place your rain barrel near where the water will be used; whether it’s for washing the car and gardening tools, or watering the flower beds and the lawn.  Rain barrels should be placed on a solid, strong, level surface. 

Make A Backyard Pond From An Old Tire!

Many a homeowner would love to step out into their backyard to enjoy a pond, with the relaxing aura it can provide. The steps of adding a backyard pond often times seem too difficult for homeowners. However, that’s not the case.  An old tractor tire comes in handy when creating this garden decoration and water feature.

Rain Barrel: How To Make And Use Rain Barrels

The use of the Rain Barrel in the garden continues to grow in popularity. What Is A Rain Barrel? It’s simply a container, often 50 -80 gallons in size, used to harvest and store captured rainwater draining from roof runoff.

Rain Barrel Tips

Rain Barrel Tips

Rain barrel tips Rain barrels are a great way to collect water to use on your lawn and garden. You will save on your...

Don’t Hit That Ice!

Don’t Hit That Ice!

An ice cap over your pond is not a great thing. It prevents gas exchange between the air and your water. Gas exchange...

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