FOUNDATION SINGLE CROCHET- This tutorial will show how to make the foundation single crochet also known as chainless crochet. Crochet Geek Main Channel http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963 http://www.youtube.com/user/crochet For additional patterns and techniques, please visit my crochet blog. Crochet Patterns http://crochet-mania.blogspot.com/ Single Crochet http://...
With careful planning and design, you could have your shrubs flowering in your garden all year long. These colorful flowering shrubs can be the focal points in your landscape and the foundation plants of your garden bringing all the wonders of nature in just one place.
Crochet Foundation Stitches, 1 of 6 Video Lessons for Beginners - This one is "How to make the Foundation Single Crochet." It will lead you to 5 more video lessons by Simple Crochet. She also teaches left handed crochet... Deb
Sloping the soil away from the foundation will remedy a wet basement most of the time. The Family Handyman recommends firmly packing clay soil around the foundation, with at least a 4-in. slope over the first 4 ft. Place 6-mil black plastic over the soil and cover it with landscape rock. Install 4- to 6-ft. gutter extensions to your downspouts to direct water farther away from your foundation.
Gravel around the foundation for drainage, plant shrubs along to help soak up water. Like the idea of the large rock to prevent erosion from the water spicket. Maybe a few cool pots or barrels with plants too? I like :)
Downspout runoff can cause flooding around the foundation of your house and lead to foundation damage and wood rot. These common problems can be prevented and fixed with a NDS catch basin set under the downspout to catch the water and divert it away from the foundation of your home. Check it out here! http://www.ndspro.com/drainage-systems/catch-basins-and-grates/catch-basins-and-grates-category-overview