How to Reduce the Amount of Water for Turf Grass

By |2020-03-26T07:07:10-04:00March 26th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 How to Reduce the Amount of Water for Turf Grass Everybody always wants to bring dirt into their yard and they want to fill up, say the back of their yard with dirt and then it chases water towards the house. That is not what you want. You actually want to build up dirt around [...]

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Why You Need a French Drain Behind Your Retaining Wall

By |2020-03-25T14:09:54-04:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 Why You Need a French Drain Behind Your Retaining Wall The proper drainage behind a natural stone wall is extremely important. Let me show you what happens after 19 years. The stone is just deteriorating. We're pulling all this out. We're going to keep the good stones and use them for the rebuild. But just [...]

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How to Build a Drainage System When You Have No Gutters

By |2020-03-25T07:50:08-04:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 How to Build a Drainage System When You Have No Gutters Open French Drain If you have a home and or outbuilding, commercial building without gutters, you're going to want to do an open French drain around the base of that building. As the sheet water comes off that building, you want it [...]

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When to Use 8 oz Non-woven Geotextile Filter Fabric

By |2020-03-24T14:20:29-04:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: |

 When to Use 8 oz Non-woven Geotextile Filter Fabric We're running a drainage system behind a natural limestone wall. We want to relieve this wall of any hydrostatic pressures as well as keep moisture from deteriorating the wall. We have a deep trench all the way to the bottom of the wall. On the opposite [...]

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How to Connect Your Yard Drain, French Drain to a Storm Drain Catch Basin

By |2020-03-24T09:33:36-04:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 How to Connect Your Yard Drain, French Drain to a Storm Drain Catch Basin Okay. How do you connect corrugated play up to the Schedule 40 sleeve? Basically, they make a coupling that you glue onto the Schedule 40 and then there's an adapter that slides into that and you glue that in as well. [...]

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How to Build a Healthy Backyard for Your Family

By |2020-03-23T14:58:17-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 How to Build a Healthy Backyard for Your Family A healthy backyard means a dry backyard. In order to have a dry backyard, we have to achieve a few things. We have to have a really good roof runoff system so that we're running our roof, runoff water responsibly away from the house and having [...]

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When to Use a Trencher to Install a French Drain

By |2020-03-23T06:56:38-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 When to Use a Trencher to Install a French Drain When you look at the amount of equipment we take to install one of our systems, it's asking a lot of a DIY to install a system exactly the way we do and I know that. I mean look at all those trucks and trailers [...]

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PVC Schedule 40 vs Corrugated Pipe Strength Test

By |2020-03-18T14:31:55-04:00March 18th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 PVC Schedule 40 vs Corrugated Pipe Strength Test All right, we're going to put the PVC Schedule 40 through a torture test. Now, I talked to all my plumbing buddies and I said, how can I make PVC Schedule 40, that's the heaviest wall out of anything you're going to find in like Home Depot, [...]

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Why Most Yard Drains Fail

By |2020-03-13T10:55:09-04:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 Why Most Yard Drains Fail - Must Watch! I wanted to do a video on why most yard drains fail. We use these two pipes and we endorse these two pipes. They're both eight slots. They're both made by Baughman Tile. One is a custom ran pipe just for yard drains and foundation drains and [...]

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How to Burrito Wrap High Octane™ Octane Quad Pack

By |2020-07-13T14:29:01-04:00January 13th, 2020|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 How to Burrito Wrap a Baughman High Octane Quad Pack So the guys are pinning the fabric over the High Octane™ Quad Pack. Now our five-foot wide by however long you purchase, we got it in a hundred feet and we got it in 360 feet. So that five-foot width is the one that's perfect [...]

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