Does my drainage system need a pump?

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  There are many different types of drainage systems that can be installed in your yard to help alleviate yard water issues. All drainage systems need a place for yard water to end up, whether that be a sump pump, storm drain or a ditch. Whether or not your system needs a pump depends on […]

5 Main lawn drainage solutions

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There is nothing better on a summer morning than looking out at the sun glistening on the lawn, and taking in nature. Whether you are planning a family dinner outside, or just relaxing after work while the kids play in the yard, your home is special to you. You are proud to have an outdoor […]

Perimeter Drain Cost

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While the thought of having a perimeter drain installed is not as exciting as having a patio put in, if you are a homeowner without one, you should be thrilled at the prospect of having one put in, as they are essential to keeping water away from your house. What is a perimeter drain? Simply […]

What is a perimeter drain?

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What is a perimeter drain? A perimeter drain can prevent the headache and worry of how safe your crawlspace or basement is during a rain storm, and truly give you peace of mind that your house and belongings are secure. If your system is not working properly, or worse, you do not have a system, […]

Perimeter Drain System Problems

Perimeter drains can protect your home from water damage, and keep your basement and belongings safe and secure. They give homeowners peace of mind, especially when there is a big rainfall or snowstorm but, perimeter drains do come without their own set of problems. What is a perimeter drain? A perimeter drain or exterior drain […]

How much does a drainage system cost

1. How much does a perimeter drain system cost? A simple perimeter drain & downspout drain system around a 40’ x 50’ residential home can cost between $10,000 – $15,000. What is included in a simple perimeter and downspout drain system? Excavation ticket with BC1Call, and on-site marking Excavating around services: Water, Sewer, Gas, Electrical, Cable […]

6 Drainage PROBLEMS you may have and not know about

A basic drainage system has 3 components Land specifically sloped away from designated areas. A pair of pipes buried at the bottoms of your foundation called Perimeter and downspout drains. The perimeter drain pipe has holes in it to collect ground water, while the downspout pipe is solid so it doesn’t lose any water it […]