The soils of the Western Cape are poor and do not hold water well. Therefore, the most important thing is for you to rethink your garden strategy with our assistance. Take out unnecessary lawns and put in soft paving or chip stones. Plant succulents and improve the quality of your soil. With the current rains, many gardens are experiencing flooding, especially those areas where there is clay in the soil. We have many years of experience in redirecting water and de-watering gardens. Stagnant water can drown or rot the root systems of certain plants and trees. Not only that, but stagnant water is also the breeding ground of mosquitoes and can cause rising damp against house walls.
Some other ideas to contemplate are: