If you are having drainage problems in your backyard then a dry creek bed is just the idea to help fix that up! Even if you aren’t having problems but just want to spruce up your yard, take a look at these great ideas to add an awesome feature to.
Reuse an old tree to make a log pathway in your garden. Good use of "yard" trees and other wood that can't be milled; works much better in climates without termites. Good drainage under the log rounds will make the path last longer.
Idea for the side of the house? A Thai rock garden, or rockery, is an excellent way to decorate an uneven or unattractive part of the garden and can be employed well in both large and small spaces. - The Thai Landscaping Experts