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DIY French Drain Questions and Answers Part 1

By |2019-05-06T20:46:15-04:00May 6th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 DIY French Drain Questions and Answers Welcome to the French Drain Man Channel. We're on a job site in Macomb Township, Michigan. This is a system that was put in years ago and they didn't use a non-woven geotextile fabric and what they ended up with was all the stone migrated into the clay and [...]

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What is a French Drain System?

By |2019-03-07T13:10:31-04:00January 4th, 2019|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 What is a French Drain System and What Yard Drainage Materials are Used in Michigan? What is a French drain system? A lot of people ask that. They hear the term and it's new to them. French drain system is when you take an area in your yard that collects water that's always wet and [...]

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French Drain Systems Alleviate Yard Water Problems

By |2019-03-07T13:50:39-04:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 French Drain Systems Alleviate Yard Water Problems Welcome to the French Drain Man channel on YouTube where the camera's on the subject matter and not me. So, let's get started. French drains are to alleviate a yard water problem. They don't change the circumstances which cause the yard water problem, but they'll alleviate the yard [...]

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Why Gravel French Drains are Better with Corrugated pipe and Geo-textile Fabric

By |2018-11-26T12:45:37-04:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , |

 Why Gravel French Drains are Better with Corrugated pipe and Geo-textile Fabric We're in Macomb Township, Michigan installing a French drain system. When you're installing a French drain system, you want to run your French drain system in the lowest area. That's the collection area. In this case, we have a dwale, so we're in [...]

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Why French Drains Fail — Must Watch YouTube Video!

By |2018-11-16T15:39:18-04:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 Why French Drains Fail -- Must Watch YouTube Video! We're installing some shrubs and some trees for some privacy and I wanted to show you why French drains fail. We blew the snow off the sod and then cut the sod out so that we can excavate the side and a snow. Both will act [...]

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Geo Fabric and French Drains the TRUTH

By |2018-11-01T16:04:32-04:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , , , , |

 Geo Fabric and French Drains the TRUTH - The French Drain Man This is a video I've been meaning to put some time aside and do for you the homeowners, the DIY guys, and even the homeowners that are shopping for a drainage system. What to ask for, what the tell your contractor you want. [...]

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Why French Drains Need Geotextile Fabric

By |2018-10-26T17:31:17-04:00October 26th, 2018|Categories: French Drain|Tags: , |

 Why French Drains Need Geotextile Fabric I'm always talking about how you need a Geotextile non-woven fabric to act as a soil separator from your stone. Here's the perfect example. We've been contracted to put in a new French drain. The old French drain quit working. You can see that the stone migrated into the [...]

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