Basement spaces, garages, and other below grade area need French Drains.
Unfortunately, these can be big projects if those spaces are deep below the outside grade.
Proper subsurface drainage is dug below the floor level, and for full height basements can
often be 8’ or 9’ deep or more. When drains aren’t deep enough they can actually make
your drainage problems worse, or re-route the problem to a new area of your home. What
seems like a good deal at the time can turn into a disaster if your minor problem becomes
a major one, especially in a finished basement, garage, or below-grade lower level of