Monthly Archives: March 2019

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Landscape 3D Design Washington Twp, MI

By |2019-04-01T21:36:00-05:00March 31st, 2019|Categories: Landscape|Tags: |

 Landscape 3D Design Washington Twp, MI Welcome to the French Drain Man channel. We're showing you a 3D design. The designer's name is Scott Michael Cherry. This is in Washington Township, Michigan. Our construction company, Sherwood Landscape Construction, is providing all of the design and construction services for this installation. In Washington Township, Michigan, they want [...]

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When should you run parallel French Drains?

By |2019-03-28T17:03:12-05:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: |

When should you run parallel French Drains? Why run two pipes? Okay, in the area where it’s pretty flat and you have a large amount of saturated soil, just running a single pipe wouldn’t be enough. Now, a French drain will take care of Three feet on either side of it as far as drying the [...]

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French Drain Fabric for CLAY

By |2019-03-26T16:25:22-05:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 French Drain Fabric for CLAY Welcome to the French Drain Man channel where we show the DIY guy and the homeowner who's shopping for a yard drainage system, the correct way to building a French drain system. Now, one of the more controversial topics in the industry is fabrics for drainage systems and especially in [...]

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EZTee and PVC TAPE for Corrugated Pipe

By |2019-03-21T18:01:19-05:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , , |

 EZTEE and PVC TAPE for Corrugated Pipe I want to thank Agri Drain for shipping me some EZTee to check out. I'm going to share that with you right now. All right, so Megan from Agri Drain sent me these. Appreciate it. All right, so EZTee. What's cool is they stack. There's a bunch of [...]

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How to Build the Best Drainage System for Extreme Water Conditions

By |2019-03-16T10:05:59-05:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , , , , |

 How to Build the Best Drainage System for Extreme Water Conditions I want to talk about gravel French drain systems versus all the alternatives. I want to talk about our gravel French drain systems in particular, where we do not use any inlet basins, why they are so effective and why they are the only [...]

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How to Read Elevations for Yard Drainage

By |2019-03-08T19:45:19-05:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 How to Read Elevations for Yard Drainage Welcome to the French Drain Man channel. We're going go over grade elevations today. I am going to tell you how and where you can go to get those. This is a plot plan you asked for it at your building department. You can also go to your [...]

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NDS EZ Flow – WARNING

By |2019-03-06T10:21:41-05:00March 2nd, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: |

 NDS EZ Flow - WARNING I got a phone call to the office. The homeowner said that there was a drain put in by a contractor, it wasn't us, and it had floated to the surface of the yard water. And I thought they were crazy. I didn't know what they were talking about. So [...]

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