Addressing drainage issues before it becomes a major problem can prevent a wet basement and foundationSurface drainage in Marion, IN by PFS problems. It is important to keep water away from the foundation where it cannot only cause foundation issues, but can enter you basement causing damage there. The experts at PFS Basement & Foundation Repair offers a combination of gutter downspout drains, surface water collection and subsurface water collection systems to prevent water damage.

The products we use for surface drainage are manufactured by Earth Contact Products (ECP), the leader in the manufacturing of basement waterproofing and foundation repair products in the industry.

Surface Drainage Solutions in Fort Wayne, IN & Marion, IN

The products used for surface drainage are:

  • Catch basins and grates
  • Trench and channel drains
  • Conventional drains
  • Water discharge emitters

The ECP catch basins and grates protect your property from excess rainwater. They are designed as a collection point for water runoff. The ECP catch basins have grates to filter out leaves, sticks, and other debris that can clog drain pipes.

The ECP channel drain eliminates the need for grading a deck surface to a low area. Instead, the deck is sloped in one direction and the channel drain acts as a perimeter drain at the edge of the slope. The channel drain provides more overall open surface area than conventional area grates.

The ECP pop-up emitters provides a cost-effective way to provide downspout and sump pump discharge away from the foundation. The are designed to rise above grade when water is present and then spring-loaded to retract to allow for mowing. These pop-up emitters are a simple system and will provide years of maintenance-free use while protecting your basement walls from the hydrostatic pressure caused by excessive water in the soil.

Keeping water away from your foundation is important. Let the professionals at PFS Basement & Foundation Repair install a water drainage system that will prevent water from collecting around your foundation and yard. By installing a drainage system from PFS Basement & Foundation Repair, you can prevent future foundation problems and wet basement problems which can be costly. Don't hesitate to contact us and we will inspect your home and find the best solutions for your drainage needs. We serve a 100 mile radius around Marion, IN including Fort Wayne and Wabash. Contact us today!