View Full Version : Erosion Control

03-30-2011, 06:35 PM
I got a customer that is bi- weekly. He is young and just moved into a house to start a family. The yard needs a lot of work! There are trash piles Ruts from a truck and erosion issues and much more. I can get all of these except the erosion. I have no idea how to combat this. The shed is on a hill and then about 10 feet is the fence. The dirt by the fence is pretty much gone. Any Ideas?

03-30-2011, 06:46 PM
Is it shady or full sun in that area

03-30-2011, 07:50 PM
mm Not to sure There is a shed I'm not sure how much sun it blocks out. There is also another fence perpendicular to the erosion spot but its only about 5 feet long. There is some green there so i am guessing it gets a little bit of light. It would be mostly full sun i think if it wasn't for the fence.

03-30-2011, 07:56 PM
It does not look like a big deal there are a couple of different things u could do there

03-30-2011, 08:10 PM
What are you thinking?

03-30-2011, 08:16 PM
Shade tolerant zosia if u get 4 hours filtered sun light

03-30-2011, 09:56 PM
ok! now if i fill in the hole under the fence will it slowly wash away some more?

03-31-2011, 07:07 PM
Not with grass on it

03-31-2011, 07:49 PM
ok so i can put some dirt down int he huge opening then sod it and it should hold?

03-31-2011, 08:04 PM
Do you have any more images? This really depends on how steep the grade is and how big the area is, you may have to put in some tyoe of interceptor drain