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What Happens When You Dam a Stream

By |2019-10-17T05:01:36-04:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 What Happens When You Dam a Stream I want to show you guys something for two reasons. One, the lowest sprinkler in your sprinkler system will run like this for a very, very long time until it empties all the pipe. So if you're not a flat yard, so you've got to the walkout basement, [...]

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Exceptions to Every Rule in Yard Drainage

By |2019-10-17T04:50:53-04:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 Exceptions to Every Rule in Yard Drainage I'm in Troy, Michigan and I wanted to make this video for a few reasons, but the biggest reason is that I always tell you guys to collect the water downhill and sometimes there's an exception to every rule. Keep that in mind. There are always those exceptions. [...]

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How to Move More Water in Your Underground Downspout System

By |2019-10-17T03:59:34-04:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 How to Move More Water in Your Underground Downspout System Marcello's doing a downspout and we're running it in the same trench as our French drain on the property line. So we have a WYE a Baughman Tile, the PolyDrain WYE fitting and then we have one of our four-inch grades because they fit so [...]

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What is a Traditional Blind Inlet?

By |2019-10-16T05:28:16-04:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 What is a Traditional Blind Inlet? I want to show you guys what a blind inlet looks like. Now, this is a traditional blind inlet guys. We have the High Octane running two parallel pipes, the Baughman High Octane, the Royal blue, giant windows. Now you don't have to run a pipe up into a [...]

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Best Yard Drain Basin on the Planet

By |2019-10-16T05:59:27-04:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 Best Yard Drain Basin on the Planet I love this company. I mean the quality of all of their products. It's insane. I honestly don't know how NDS is still in business, to be honest. I just, it's garbage. I think the only reason why they sell their junk is that it's in the big [...]

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How to Build a French Drain Like the Pros – DIY

By |2019-10-15T19:09:24-04:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , , |

 How to Build a French Drain Like the Pros I want to make sure that everybody's aware of this. We use a four-inch rubber gasket and the reason why you want to use this, you don't want your drainage stone to fall into the city's storm drain or your lift station or your sump pump [...]

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Gooseneck Flatbed and Dump Trailer Review with Knife Cut

By |2019-10-15T09:51:05-04:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

Gooseneck Flatbed and Dump Trailer Review with Knife Cut Just slipping something for the contractors. Guys go to these monster ramps that PJ's making. These monster ramps, you could run a full-sized skid loader and you could run a mini up the same ramp and they got spring assist. We just love it and this beavertail, [...]

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How to Find Iron Ochre in New Construction

By |2019-10-14T19:01:20-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: |

 How to Find Iron Ochre in New Construction If you're looking for a new home, driving the subdivisions and look where they've got ground opened up. If you see this, that's iron ochre. I'm not saying your house is garbage if you got an iron ochre, of course not. Of course not. You've gotta be [...]

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Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS)

By |2019-10-17T05:05:46-04:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS) Well, it's been a busy week. It's been a busy couple of weeks man. But look at all The Home Depot pipe, all the garbage. We bring this stuff in every day and then we topped the dumpster off with it right before they come to, that's a three-hour dumpster, once [...]

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How to Move Six Million Gallons of Pond Water Breaking a Dam

By |2019-10-10T22:30:00-04:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , , , |

 How to Move Six Million Gallons of Pond Water Breaking a Dam We've been working on this project. It's an expansion of the corner pond. You can see how high the water is. This is after July, August. It actually was up here and July, August is drought season. It dried up this through evaporation, [...]

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