Good for flower bed- Lay down a thick layer of CARDBOARD in your raised garden beds to kill the grass. It is perfectly safe to use and will fully decompose, but not before killing any grass below it. They’ll also provide compost and food for worms.
I always seem to have a ton of excess rain water in my yard. i think i am going to make two of these Rain barrels. Note spigot on bottom, overflow valve on top. 20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas