eroded foundation

Old 09-03-10, 01:29 PM
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eroded foundation

Due to the rain water from the roof emptying at this spot under my deck, the soil has eroded so much that it seems like a bottomless pit- the area is also not accessible easily since its under the deck. I could have dirt shoveled in although I'm not sure this will help. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance. Mal
Old 09-03-10, 03:31 PM
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Shoveling in more dirt to erode does not solve the problem.

Just collect the water and then distribute to wherever you choose. If you have a two pipe waste system pipe go to the gray water system (if allowed) or to where you can discharge it without damage the the property or surrounding property.

Old 09-03-10, 04:58 PM
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Install a rain gutter to carry the water away from your house.

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