View the detailed information for each RainScaping solution suited for Patios and Walkways including how to design, install and maintain your solution. Be sure to first Evaluate Your Site to make sure a solution will work for your property and to check for potential permit requirements.
Use alternative paving materials that allow water to pass through to the soil below. Solution for: - Adding visual interest - Reducing compaction and erosion in heavy-traffic areas - Helping rainwater soak in
Direct runoff into a landscape area designed with special soils and plants allowing water to pond and slowly soak in. Solution for: - Adding visual interest - Reducing compaction and erosion in heavy-traffic areas - Helping rainwater soak in
Maintenance: Moderate (Highest highest in first 2-3 years as plants establish. Regular mulch application can reduce maintenance)
Underground Infiltration Systems
Direct runoff into an underground trench, pit (dry well) or chamber where the water slowly soaks into the ground. Solution for: - Helping rainwater soak in