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HOW TO BUILD A RAIN GARDEN
Tools List

(for installation of rain garden by a homeowner)

• Clam shell post hole digger
• Shovel
• Rakes
• Rope
• Wooden stakes
• Flags
• String
• A carpenter’s level
• Tape measure
• Materials for killing existing vegetation (Round-up, plastic, cardboard, etc.)
• Work gloves
• Wheel barrow
• Rototiller (not required unless amending soil)

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