Having a dry creek bed in your garden will give a soothing and natural look over there. Also, one such bed will allow efficient drainage of rain water. And guess what it is not at all difficult to make one such bed. You just need to have the right tools and materials, such as river bed cobble, weed fabric, boulders, rototiller, shovel etc.
So, you can easily build a dry creek bed and thus control the flow of rain water across your landscape. The whole process can be divided into several steps.
- dig a trench
- set large boulders
- install weed fabric and
- fill with river cobble.
This whole process won’t really cost you much and you won’t need any special skills to do finish it. And you can do it all in a day. A dry creek can look good the way it is, but you can even decorate it with some plants. The ideas that you can find here are just some of the best ones to get inspired from.
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