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Is a channel drain the right kind of drain to handle a soggy sloped yard graded towards an edge?

A channel drain at the low side will primarily get surface water, which means the lawn draining into it needs to be fully saturated and running water on the surface before it's effective. If water is ...
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Is a channel drain the right kind of drain to handle a soggy sloped yard graded towards an edge?

Drainage can be tricky. Some of the factors that should guide your decision are: does the soil drain well? Loam or sand drain easily. Clay does not. do you get temperatures that are cold enough to ...
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How would I go about draining a raised garden?

My experiment with a drainless flat raised bed has shown no problems with stagnant water. Furthermore 30cm(12") soil has proven sufficient for large plants (bigger than me). That being said, ...
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