Storm Water Drainage

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How to fix storm water getting into your basement with proper drainage. This project I show you how to install a storm water drain from your down pipe and away from your house.

Category: Garden

Approx Time: 8+ hours




Amazon ItemDescriptionApprox Cost $
Round Single Outlet Catch Basin Water flows into from down pipe 1 @ $10.00
Square Drain Gate Cover plate on catch basin 1 @ $8.00
Perferated Drain Pipe Drain pipe $30.00
Drain Pipe Pop Up Emitter At end of pipe where water will flow out 1 @ $12.00
Drain Sleeve Sleeve that goes over entire pipe to protect from dirt 1 @ $22.00
Wooden Stake to measure slope $0.00
Tarp to place dirt and grass on $5.00
  Total Approx Cost   $87.00


Amazon Item Description
Shovel to dig out grass and channel for drain
Mattock to help dig up grass
Garden Gloves protect hands from digging
Line Level levelling string line
Metric Measuring Tape measuring between stakes
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