Is French Drain Installation a Good DIY Project?

Poor drainage systems can be a major problem for homeowners. Excess water that isn’t directed away from your home can find its way into your basement. If this happens, homeowners must worry about a wide range of possible concerns, including water damage, foundation damage, and mold growth.

To prevent these scenarios from happening, homeowners may consider installing a French drain. DIY enthusiasts can be tempted to try this job on their own, but taking on such a project can pose several challenges for anyone who isn’t familiar with French drain installation.

Dry Tech Waterproofing Solutions provides services to homeowners and businesses throughout the Pennsylvania-New Jersey-Delaware tri-state area. Here, we discuss what installing a French drain entails and why homeowners might be better served by hiring a professional.

Pooling water beside home foundation
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