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What is a French Drain?

Posted on March 24, 2017 in Basement Issues, Drainage Systems

A French drain is a trench or hole that is filled with rock or gravel and containing a perforated pipe that helps redirect ground/surface water away from an area. These drains can be created or installed anywhere that excessive groundwater collects. What’s so great about this type of drain? It is very easy to DIY! […]

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