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sandy riegel 08-02-2012 09:39 AM

planter box against my house
 
if i build a planter box against my house, wont the moisture be harmful to the house

DangerMouse 08-02-2012 09:50 AM

That all depends, on MANY factors.

DM

joecaption 08-02-2012 09:52 AM

It may act as a pond to hold water right were the foundation is.

Build it out away from the foundation, add drains in the side away from the house, build it on top of 6 mil. plastic, make sure you have gutters over that area.

oh'mike 08-02-2012 09:59 AM

Done wrong you could cause lots of damage---post pictures---


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