Alternative to entry space issue, we could add a door to the garage and make that side workshop area a mud room entrance? Portico over side entry garage door + 15 light standard door to replace old solid door
Bottom half of the trough is a rain barrel. The down spout from our home and shed gutter systems goes through the top portion of the trough, a. my garden which flows into the rain barrel. The rain barrel has an over flow and spout for my garden hose.
I like the mixture of having a dry creek run through a mulch bed with plants/trees around it. Having a dry creek bed in your garden will give a soothing and natural look over there. Also, one such bed will allow efficient drainage of rain water.
CORNER of FRONT PORCH Such a creative idea! Stack flat rocks under the gutter downspout for a beautiful dry waterfall landscape idea. Love that they added ground cover plants too! Great for hiding an unsightly corner.