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French Drains Can Be Decorative

When French drains are installed it’s primarily for the purpose of diverting unwanted water to another area. But why not make it multi-purpose? Let’s examine some ideas how you can incorporate your French drains into the landscape and get extra mileage out of the installation.

 

French Drains + A Walkway—

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By |February 1st, 2016|drainage|0 Comments

Install A French Drain to Divert Excess Water

If the rampage of El Nino has dumped water in your yard, then you might need a French drain. Oui? Interestingly enough, the name didn’t come from the romantic country of France. It came from the farm land of Massachusetts by a man named Henry French. He promoted this idea […]

By |January 24th, 2016|drainage|0 Comments

How a Drainage Disaster was Fixed

Drainage Issues with Negative Flow

This home had an unfortunate water drainage issue, which led to negative water flow, back up, and interior mold growth. A planter was built adjacent to the siding of the house. The planter was filled with soil and coming into direct contact with the siding. This […]

By |December 1st, 2015|drainage|Comments Off on How a Drainage Disaster was Fixed

Keep the Gutters and Drainage Clear in 8 Easy Steps

gutters-drainage-water-drain guards-freeflowproductsWhile lakeside property may be a tranquil retreat for some to enjoy it isn’t a plus when it is created by poor drainage from a clogged gutter overflowing! To keep your house from looking like Noah’s ark, here are a […]

By |September 9th, 2015|drainage, gutters|0 Comments

Solve Drainage Problems Before The Flood  

Drainage ProblemsAs the saying goes – when it rains, it pours – and when it pours, basements and houses sometimes flood. Over 50% of homeowners experience some type of drainage problem at some point in time. Rainfall, and especially […]

By |April 18th, 2015|drainage|0 Comments

Of Mice and Men – Keeping Rodents Out of Your Home or Business

Pest ControlNotice any rodent droppings or teeth marks around your home?  Perhaps you’ve heard the scurrying feet of nasty critters in the garage or inside the walls. For many people, rodents in the home are like a bad horror film, […]

By |April 17th, 2015|drainage, rodents|0 Comments