Hot Tip: Check Elevation With A Garden Hose

Hot Tip: Check Elevation With A Garden Hose

Allison Verdoorn
Jul 13, 2011

Building a deck or doing another landscaping project on a sloping site this summer? One of the trickiest parts about all DIY projects like this is determining the elevation at various points on the site. Don't waste your money on fancy equipment; instead use a regular garden hose to figure it all out!

Over at A Peachtree City Life they have put together an easy tutorial for using your garden hose to determine elevation all over your site.

What do you need for this project?

  • A garden hose
  • Water
  • A tape measure
  • A couple of friends

That's it! Find out how over at A Peachtree City Life.

(Image: A Peachtree City Life)

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