Why Is Some Dirt Red in Color?

Answer Some dirt is reddish in color. This is due to the presence of certain materials in the soil. Red soils are often forested but can be unproductive; they need careful management if used for agricultu... Read More »

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The Best Color of Carpet to Hide Dirt?

If you are under constant siege from mussy paw prints made by your favorite pooch or the unmistakable sneaker marks of your playful preschooler, finding a carpet color that easily hides dirt is a m... Read More »

Why does my well water taste like dirt when it contains no dirt/sand/sediment?

1) If you have metal piping, it could be from deterioration inside the pipes2) If it's a bored well, you could have a dead animal in the well3) The water table is probably changing since you just r... Read More »

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What Is Fill Dirt?

Fill dirt describes earth that is used to fill in voids and depressions in the ground. It is also used to create mounds or otherwise change the topography or landscape. Fill dirt is acquired offsit... Read More »