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Sloping the soil away from the foundation will remedy a wet basement most of the time.   The Family Handyman recommends firmly packing clay soil around the foundation, with at least a 4-in. slope over the first 4 ft. Place 6-mil black plastic over the soil and cover it with landscape rock. Install 4- to 6-ft. gutter extensions to your downspouts to direct water farther away from your foundation.

Sloping the soil away from the foundation will remedy a wet basement most of the time. The Family Handyman recommends firmly packing clay soil around the foundation, with at least a 4-in. slope over the first 4 ft. Place 6-mil black plastic over the soil and cover it with landscape rock. Install 4- to 6-ft. gutter extensions to your downspouts to direct water farther away from your foundation.

Run an underground electrical line into the garden to power an outdoor light or a pond pump. Here’s the quickest and cheapest method for br...

Run an underground electrical line into the garden to power an outdoor light or a pond pump. Here’s the quickest and cheapest method for br...

10 Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You'll Regret If You Forget | The Family Handyman

10 Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You'll Regret If You Forget

B.I.G. Tip of the Day! TEMPORARY Extension Cord Protection from the Family Handyman!  The Family Handyman Temporary Extension Cord Protection - If you're having a party or some other event in the yard and you need additional electricity sources, here's a great way to keep extension cord plugs dry. Cut notches in the opposite sides of a reusable plastic container and snap on the lid. Your plugs will stay dry if it happens to rain or the ground is moist.

B.I.G. Tip of the Day! TEMPORARY Extension Cord Protection from the Family Handyman! The Family Handyman Temporary Extension Cord Protection - If you're having a party or some other event in the yard and you need additional electricity sources, here's a great way to keep extension cord plugs dry. Cut notches in the opposite sides of a reusable plastic container and snap on the lid. Your plugs will stay dry if it happens to rain or the ground is moist.

Best DIY Painting Tools: Experts list the best tools for painting—including brushes, rollers, paint removers, masking tools, cleaning tools, pouring spouts, poles, ladders and more. Read more: http://www.familyhandyman.com/tools/painting-tools/best-diy-painting-tools/view-all

Best DIY Painting Tools

Best DIY Painting Tools: Experts list the best tools for painting—including brushes, rollers, paint removers, masking tools, cleaning tools, pouring spouts, poles, ladders and more. Read more: http://www.familyhandyman.com/tools/painting-tools/best-diy-painting-tools/view-all

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How to Install Outdoor Lighting and Outlet

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