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Old 04-29-2007, 06:21 AM   #1
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I am planting some shrubs and flowers in front of my house. I just tilled it up and I am having more top soil brought in. Should I use landscape fabric then put the new top soil on top of it and then mulch? Some say the fabric is a waste of time... and money.

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should I use fabric or not?

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I use the fabric on top of the soil and then mulch and it does help keep the weeds down but not totaly.
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A heavy duty black garabage bag will do the trick as well.
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