flooding backyard !

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Old 01-14-13, 03:53 PM
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flooding backyard !

Hi , i have a pie shaped yard , it is flooding the back corner to the middle of the yard. there was a row of evergreens planted along the fence line apparently that was the weeping tile for the back of the properties , the shed is in the back corner and built up by all the neighbors, is there a way of fixing the problem without digging up all the dirt ..
 
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Old 01-15-13, 04:54 AM
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Welcome to the forums Tracy!

Water tends to take the path with the least resistance, while it would involve digging/grading it would help to route the water away from your house. Plants can drink up some of the water but there is a limit to how much the ground and roots can absorb.

Pics would help us better understand your situation - http://www.doityourself.com/forum/el...-pictures.html
 
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