Lay the drainage pipe in a fabric lining in the dug ditch. Place drain pipe atop fabric lining, then add gravel, covering pipe completely. Leave approximately 5" between top of gravel and ground surface.
DIY Rain Gutter Watering System: Turn your gutter into a sprinkler! This was a simple project that re-purposed a clogged, underground drainage pipe into an above ground rain gutter watering system! we drilled a series of holes into the pipe for our rain gutter watering system. After the holes were drilled, the pipe is reattached to the gutter. To raise it up a bit and ensure that the water drains into the pipe, a granite paver was placed underneath of the elbow.