Drainage

Various types of drainage systems
Various types of drainage systems
Drainage
French Drains This is a popular type of draining system that can be installed by a diy-er. Installing a French drain requires the digging of a trench near the flooded area at the base of the slope. Slowly the water will get caught by the Frenc ...

Problems with the drainage
Problems with the drainage
Drainage
With the correct drainage system installed you can protect your house from water damage. The article below provides information about how to identify these drainage problems and how to solve them. A drainage problem is very damaging. Water can ...

Ideas for draining the lawn
Ideas for draining the lawn
Drainage
A water problem in the lawn is a great problem. You have to make sure you solve it as fast as you can. The first step in such a process would be to locate the cause of the problems. This means you have to go around the house and indentify the pro ...

Installing a downspout drainage
Installing a downspout drainage
Drainage
Every property requires downspout drainage. They are very useful when encountering drainage problems. In order to keep rain water away from the house you need to install a good drainage system. Many problems are caused by drainage problems suc ...

Ideas for drainage around the house
Ideas for drainage around the house
Drainage
Drainage systems for houses are a lot but every house has its own perfect solution. There are many factors such as the layout of the house or the source of water that influence the right drainage solution. This means that you first have to locate ...

About sump pumps
About sump pumps
Drainage
A sump pump is a drainage system that can be very effective and can solve you a lot of problems. Water accumulating and reaching inside the basement can be a real trouble for a house. The foundation and basement can really get damaged and it w ...

Maintenance for septic systems
Maintenance for septic systems
Drainage
The system of the septic tank has to function without hassle and for this is required a regular maintenance. This will both increase the system’s life and also assure it is working properly. You protect you home by taking care of the septic sy ...

Septic tanks maintenance how to
Septic tanks maintenance how to
Drainage
While a septic system works, sludge will keep on forming on the bottom of the tank. A usual septic tank is designed in a way that can permit the functioning over three years without needing to eliminate any residue from the bottom. If the slud ...

About septic tank cover
About septic tank cover
Drainage
A septic tank cover has the purpose of maintaining the system working properly and to keep an aesthetic level high. The cover can either be fabricated of plastic or concrete. A septic tank is the system that handles the water waste in a househ ...

Differences between types of septic systems
Differences between types of septic systems
Drainage
The two main types of septic systems are conventional and alternative. The article below explains the two of them and their subcategories. A septic system has the purpose of carrying the water wastes from a household while maintaining a clean ...