What is a French drain?

What is a French drain?

Did you experienced a flood garage or water seeping into your house? Then chances are you have a poorly designed driveway.Ideally your driveway should be downward sloping away from your house carrying any excess water away from your house (not towards it). What is outdoor furniture? may prevent flooding in your garage or house.If Moving back as far as the Roman times, in ancient Rome Man has started using stone to cover drain covers. is flooding your driveway or house frequently, consider installing driveway drain in between your garage and your driveway to protect your garage from flooding.You can look at installing a french drain or trench drain (link to Blog Post 3: Channel Drains and Trench Drains).For more about trench drain, click here: Blog Post 3: Channel Drains and Trench DrainsCreated by the French and popular in France back in the 1800s, a French drain (also known as weeping tile. blind drain, rubble drain, rock drain, drain tile, perimeter drain, land drain, French ditch, sub-surface drain, sub-soil drain or agricultural drain) is a trench loaded with rock or gravel or containing a perforated pipe that redirects surface water and groundwater away from a place. A French drain can have perforated hollow pipes along the bottom to quickly vent water that seeps down through the upper gravel or rock.Depending on the seriousness of the flooding you have in your driveway, consult with a landscaping expert to advise you on the types of drains you need to install to prevent yourself from further flooding.To take care of the aesthetics of your driveway when you install a french drain or trench drain, consider our Jonite selection of products where our steel reinforced drain covers (gratings for french drains or trench drains) can blend into the existing interior or exterior landscaping design of your driveway, garage and home.Check out our creative grates here (http://www.jonite.us/products/usa-decorative-grates) for various unique designs and here (http://www.jonite.us/products/creative-grates)
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Il gruppo farmacie dei golfi nasce a S. Agata sui 2 Golfi con il Dott. Silvestro Naddeo nel 1960. Dalla fine degli anni ’90 i Dott. Di Martino hanno esteso la loro attività a Poggiomarino, Pozzuoli, Termini di Massa e Napoli. La loro missione ed arti professionali: essere vicini alle persone, attenzione alle loro difficoltà, sensibilità alle loro esigenze e compassione perché con la sola compassione si guarisce. Il futuro per natura incerta e mutevole non li farà allontanare da questa morale professionale: Accompagnare la cura delle patologie con tutte le informazioni, consigli e la farmacovigilanza richiesta. Sviluppare il campo della prevenzione e benessere per una vita lunga ma in buona salute.

 

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