I talk to a lot of people. It’s part of my job. And a topic that comes up all the time is drainage. I’ve seen bad advice given at parties, online, and … [Read more...] about Three of Virginia’s Most Pervasive Drainage Myths
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Often when I'm meeting with a landscape design client in the DC metro area, drainage comes up as a concern. Sometimes the client knows he or she has … [Read more...] about Dry Streambeds for Drainage in the Landscape
Sounds so fancypants, doesn't it? I have a few projects underway that need one, and it's a simple concept that sounds more involved than it … [Read more...] about What is a Concrete Turndown Edge on a Patio, Anyhow?