Do It Yourself
To start on any stormwater management technique, whether building it yourself, or hiring someone, it is important to understand some of the basics of your property to ensure your chosen system will work effectively.
In the following pages, you’ll find information and details on how to calculate the amount of stormwater runoff and the potential to manage it on your property:
You will also find helpful Do It Yourself (DIY) PDFs developed by RiverSides detailing the tools and materials that you need as well as site selection, design, installation, and maintenance information:
For more information, visit the Resources page in this section to learn about more things you can do on your property to stop runoff or naturalize your property!
Did You Know...
71% of the total flow of the Don River is from stormwater.