123,505 water quality Home Design Photos

Terra Ferma Landscapes
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ground to improve water quality. Reading house
A way to deal with gutter runs to get water away from foundation
the movement of water. That means bringing water movement up to the surface to expose it to sunlight — which is good for water quality — and to keep the
to percolate back into the ground to improve water quality. Subdrainage: Subdrainage consists of underground constructed drainage systems, including drainpipes
Ways to Move WaterSwales: Swales are shallow, elongated depressions in the land that collect and move water. They are visible in the landscape
landscape and often highlight the movement of water through their material choices and layout. Swales move water, but they also slow it down and allow it to
Drain water infront of garage doors...the ground to improve water quality.
“Pavers” — lolainlasvegas
Samuel H. Williamson Associates
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decorative stormwater swale
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the movement of water. That means bringing water movement up to the surface to expose it to sunlight — which is good for water quality — and to keep the
the movement of water. That means bringing water movement up to the surface to expose it to sunlight — which is good for water quality — and to keep the
the movement of water visible in the landscape. We have also learned that moving water too quickly can lead to flooding downstream. There’s a balance that
buried drainage systems were considered the most effective way to move water in the landscape because of their speed and efficiency. In recent years,
home and across the landscape, and handling it in a way that allows the water to slowly infiltrate. Cities are looking at ways to decrease the runoff going
“swale” — ashley wolff
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
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Back Bay Retreat
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Air and water quality: Pollution levels can affect everything from asthma and allergies to cancer rates, and air and water quality can vary drastically
by the water...Fire pit overlooking water
“beach patio” — jtondola
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The Garden Consultants, Inc.
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Highland Park Residence 3
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Wind, standing water, drought (once established) Environmental benefits: Erosion control; wildlife nesting and source of food; water quality improvement
Wind, standing water, drought (once established)Environmental benefits: Erosion control; wildlife nesting and source of food; water quality improvement
name: Taxodium distichumCommon name: bald cypressUSDA zones: 4-9Water requirement: Water regularly until establishedSun requirement: Full sun Mature size:
king of flood-tolerant trees and can be found growing directly in standing water throughout Southeastern swamps, from North Carolina to extreme southeast
“the evergreens along driveway.” — hhart71
Sealy Design Inc.
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Moody Blues
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copy of your area's annual water quality report from your water utility. You can also go a step further and test the water yourself, either using an at-home
stores) or getting in touch with your water utility to find a local lab. At the very least, you want to know if your water contains lead, but any additional
How to Choose a Home Water Filtering System 1. Find out what's in your water. Before you choose a filtration system, you need
your area's annual water quality report from your water utility. You can also go a step further and test the water yourself, either using an at-home test
stores) or getting in touch with your water utility to find a local lab. At the very least, you want to know if your water contains lead, but any additional
“Shelf on tile wall” — pattisam
High Tech Turf & Trees
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GARDEN ART: PERGOLA & XERIPAVE PERVIOUS PAVER "COBBLE STONE" RAIN GARDEN CREEK
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collective actions that control stormwater quality and volume. One of the best things you can do for water quality in your local watershed is allow stormwater
n also is great for improving water quality because the ground cleanses water as it passes through biologically active soil that is stabilized by plants
natural capacity to hold and slow water down. Infiltrating water means less runoff overall, which reduces the load on water bodies downstream. Infiltration
collective actions that control stormwater quality and volume.One of the best things you can do for water quality in your local watershed is allow stormwater
n also is great for improving water quality because the ground cleanses water as it passes through biologically active soil that is stabilized by plants
Infiltration - Water run off management
“Landscape solution for backyard” — pursibrun
Westend Interiors
Columbia Home
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type of fountain for the entrance , water with plants
receive the water it needs. Water quality is important — use tap water for soil watering, and rain, distilled or reverse-osmosis-filtered water for the tanks
provide water in this way, flush these areas by pouring fresh water over the plant, inverting and filling again. If this seems difficult, provide water via
conditions.Water: The plants are extremely drought tolerant, though it's ideal to keep the soil evenly moist or let it reach mostly dry between waterings. Do
overwater or allow the plant roots to stand in water. Tank-type bromeliads have a natural reservoir that can hold water in the "cup" at the top of the rosette
How I can find this funting water
“Fountain floral” — lestaricitra
Andrew Lynch Landscaping
Channel 9's The Block 2011
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keep your water quality at an optimum. Ensure that no toxic paints or coatings have been used on your roof recently, as this could affect the water quality
rainwater free of chlorine and other additives. But if you are using your water for drinking, it’s crucial to keep it clean and have it tested regularly
“Concrete pavers around deck” — julietisdale
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