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Digging trenches for drainage

Digging trenches for drainage

After the bad weather we've had recently it has become apparent that we do need to add a drainage system. We've bought perforated piping and gravel and will dig a 2ft by 3ft hole and tributaries to drain off the worst of any rainfall. Soil is so clay-ey that it's just staying on surface at the moment.

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my garden as loads of clay,it gets really water logged.its well worth putting drainage in, hard work but a must.i only wish id put some in.

4 Apr, 2010


We have clay soil, I squelched across the lawn today ! Have never known it so wet in the 9 years we've lived here. : o( (

4 Apr, 2010


i love this photo thinking all the hard work we did and 8 years on you would NEVER even recognise it ever looked like this!

30 May, 2018

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