Improperly Built Riprap Shoreline
If your shoreline looks like this:
…or like this:
…then there’s a good chance your shoreline was not built correctly. There’s an even better chance it was built by a landscaper. In any case, your shoreline will start eroding, if it hasn’t eroded already. It can get pushed up by ice heaving. Muskrats can burrow through the stones and into your yard. In the meantime, it will be ugly.