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What is an Outdoor Sump Pump?

As a homeowner, maintaining proper drainage is crucial when it comes to protecting your investment. The last thing you want is water pooling near your foundation and causing structural damage. Even if the water isn’t seeping into your home, excess moisture leads to soil expansion and can seriously damage concrete slab or pier and beam foundations. In areas of heavy …

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Drainage Solutions: Catch Basins VS Inlets

 Drainage Catch Basins vs. Inlets Drainage expert, Willy Gugel, demonstrates the difference between catch basins and drainage inlets. To an untrained eye, catch basins and inlets look very similar. Both drainage solutions have a 12-inch by 12-inch surface grate and subsurface piping. However, the difference between a drainage catch basin and an inlet lies just beneath the soil. Keep …

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Engineered Drainage Solutions – You Get What You Pay For

Willy Gugel with Lee Engineering shows Dallas Fort Worth homeowners the difference between a cheap drainage fix and high-quality drainage design. Watch the video below! Engineered Drainage Solutions – You Get What You Pay For Transcript: Hello, my name is Willy Gugel with Lee Engineering. Lee Engineering has been in business since 1971 and we service the Dallas-Fort Worth area with …

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Drainage Contractor – Dallas Fort Worth Arlington TX

Drainage Contractor – Dallas Fort Worth Arlington TX Lee Engineering is a drainage contractor serving Dallas Fort Worth and surrounding suburbs. Expert, Willy Gugol discusses how Lee Engineering engineers drainage design for area homeowners. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Hi, this is Willy with Lee Engineering Company. We service the Dallas Fort Worth area with custom drainage and irrigation solutions. When I go …

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Surface VS Subsurface Drainage – Dallas Fort Worth Drainage Design

When our drainage experts visit homes in the Arlington and Dallas – Fort Worth area, we always take the time to discuss the importance of proper drainage. As many already know, poor or improper drainage can lead to a plethora of problems including foundation damage, erosion, and rot. When dealing with excess water accumulation in the Dallas Fort Worth metroplex, it’s important to understand the difference between subsurface and surface drainage solutions. There are many misconceptions regarding these two methods of drainage design, so we’ve put together a brief introduction to help clear the air.

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Residential French Drain Installation – Dallas Fort Worth

Residential yard drainage issues are not only inconvenient, but they can also cause damage to your home and foundation. On a positive note, many residential drainage problems in Dallas Fort Worth can be resolved with a strategic French drain installation, surface drain installation, or in some cases both. Keep reading for tips on improving your landscape drainage!

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Gaps in the Soil by Driveway – The Mystery is Solved

Do you notice voids or gaps in the soil near your concrete driveway or sidewalk? Does the soil along the perimeter of your home pull away from the slab foundation? Do you see cracks in or around your home? You aren’t alone. Many North Texans are perplexed by the presence of voids and gaps beneath sidewalks, driveways, or slab foundations.

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