Why would you want a dry creek bed in your garden? Well there are two reasons. One is practical to provide a way to discharge storm water from your property and the other is decorative. As you will see from these designs a dry creek can become a most attractive feature in the garden. These ideas come from an article by Vicky which I found on the Top Dreamer website.
These beds will not only allow efficient drainage of rain water, but add natural-looking aspect to?your outdoor living space. So, if you want to keep the water away from your house, I advise you to take a look at these dry creek beds and get inspired. You may find them interesting and you will try to make them, who knows. Enjoy and have fun!
If you want to give a new look to your garden, then a diy dry creek bed is a way to go. All of these ideas here are surprisingly easy and quick to make, and you don?t need any special materials to make them.
- Choose rocks and pebbles that look natural and beautiful. For more eye-catching look, pick red, white or black pebbles.
- Choose rocks and pebbles in different sizes for more dramatic look.
- Beautify the sides of the dry creek beds with plants and flowers for more cheerful and interesting look.
- The creek or steam bed should meander naturally.
These beds are perfect solution for an area that doesn?t drain well or has poor soil.