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Preventing wash out from filled trenches

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by ArTurf, Jul 16, 2014.

  1. ArTurf

    ArTurf LawnSite Gold Member
    Male, from Ark
    Posts: 3,327

    I just finished an install in a hilly area and are expecting heavy rains the next couple of days. Any ideas or tricks to keep the fill in the trenches?
     
  2. greenmonster304

    greenmonster304 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,013

    Just a thought, Install plywood baffles evey few feet.
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  3. greenmonster304

    greenmonster304 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,013

    Or maybe some fabric of some kind stapled across the trench
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  4. RhettMan

    RhettMan LawnSite Silver Member
    from Texas
    Posts: 2,033

    i put rocks on top of mine, i have no clue if i helped it or hurt it.
     

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