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Macomb Twp. French Drain Installation

By |2021-03-30T15:19:10-04:00March 30th, 2021|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , , |

 Complete French Drain Installation by Professionals Macomb Twp. MI We're installing a French drain in Macomb Township, Michigan and I just wanted to give you a bird's-eye view of it so that you can understand where we are as you see the video. We start with putting a plywood road in to get all the [...]

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Drainage Contractors in Macomb Twp, Michigan

By |2021-02-21T16:06:24-05:00February 21st, 2021|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , , |

 Need to Hire Drainage Contractors in Macomb Twp ? We're just a month away from Spring in Michigan. Is your yard ready?  There are all types of situations that cause residential water problems. A flat yard or inadequate downspout system that prevents water from being directed away from the house. Or maybe a landscape drainage [...]

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This Could be Why the Neighbor’s Yard in Macomb Twp. is Causing You Yard Water Problems

By |2021-01-19T08:42:47-05:00January 16th, 2021|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , |

 This Could be Why the Neighbor's Yard in Macomb Twp. is Causing You Yard Water Problem Now here, we're going to do a French drain across this back yard in Macomb Township. So we have a front French drain, a back French drain, and a sump pump discharge line here.  There is quite a bit [...]

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Why You Need to Enter the Sidewall of a Storm Drain Catch Basin With a French Drain System

By |2018-05-09T07:58:57-04:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: |

 Why You Need to Enter the Sidewall of a Storm Drain Catch Basin With a French Drain System We are installing a French drain system. Just wanted to show you the anatomy of the French drain system. We have a heavy filter fabric that lines the entire trench. We put the pipe at the bottom [...]

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How to Build a French Drain That Lasts in Macomb Township, Michigan

By |2018-05-09T08:03:56-04:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , |

 How to Build a French Drain That Lasts in Macomb Township, Michigan We're installing a French drain system in Macomb Twp, Michigan. All this clay came out of a channel that we created, and we're hauling it off site. None of it's going back in that channel. We're replacing it with coarse washed rock. No [...]

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Perimeter French Drain Around Elevated Patio in Macomb Twp., MI

By |2018-05-08T11:03:33-04:00May 8th, 2018|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , |

 Perimeter French Drain Around Elevated Patio in Macomb Twp., MI We're in Macomb Township, Michigan installing a French drain system. This is a perimeter drain it goes across the backyard to the storm drain catch basin and we're also doing the side yard where there's a high concentration of water collected in this green belt [...]

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How a French Drain Can Remove Water From The Soil Below The Surface

By |2018-04-27T09:15:07-04:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , , |

 How a French Drain Can Remove Water From The Soil Below The Surface We're in Macomb Township, Michigan installing a French Drain System. We ran the French drain through all the lowest points of the backyard so that we can collect all the water. We're not just collecting surface water, we're also grabbing up all [...]

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French Drain to Reduce Soil Saturation in Macomb Township

By |2018-04-27T08:31:11-04:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , |

 French Drain to Reduce Soil Saturation in Macomb Township, Michigan We're installing a French Drain System in Township, Michigan. You don't have to have standing water to need a French Drain system. The rate at which water absorbs into the soil, the percolation, or perc rate, as it's known, is a very slow rate when [...]

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DIY French Drain Project Having The Right Materials Matter

By |2018-04-27T08:22:06-04:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: , , |

 DIY French Drain Project Having The Right Materials Matter - The French Drain Man We're in Macomb Township, Michigan installing a French Drain System. All of the water was running off this elevated patio into the planting bed area, making a mess of everything. The bark was floating away. The plants were going to die. [...]

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Why We Need Yard Drains, French Drains – Macomb Township, MI

By |2018-04-26T23:19:25-04:00April 26th, 2018|Categories: Macomb Township French Drain|Tags: |

 Why We Need Yard Drains, French Drains - Macomb Township, MI We're in Macomb Township, Michigan, installing a French drain system. Wanted to talk about the slope that the developer leaves you with. When the engineers design a subdivision, for example. And they have to account for slopes. On the east side of Michigan, we're [...]

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