Drain Tiles – What Are They and how do They Work?
March 31, 2015
Drain tiles are essentially drainage systems whose main function is to manage excess water that builds up around a property. They also have a variety of different uses in both the construction and agricultural fields. When it comes to residential use, most people in the construction industry consider drain tiles to be the ideal solution for managing water around a home’s foundation and preventing basement seepage.Common Drain Tile Applications
- Farm Drainage
- Yard Drainage
- Foundation Drainage
This type of drain tile application can drain water from beneath and around your home’s crawl space and/or your basement, keeping water away from your foundation.
Drain Tile Repair
If you notice water accumulating around your property or in your basement, this is a sign that your drain tile isn’t doing its job. That’s when you need to call the experts at Tap-Roots for professional drain tile repair in Vancouver. We’ll ensure that your drain tile is repaired or replaced properly and efficiently. Give us a call at 604-222-1282 and let’s get your project started!
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