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Top 68 Drainage Projects

  1. 31. Making Your House Watertight

    It's crucial to handle drainage issues in the framing stage of building a home. The professionals at DIY Network show you a rundown of ...

  2. 32. How to Analyze Soil Temps and Drainage

    Soil temperature and water drainage rates are as important to a plant as sunlight and fertilizer. Learn how to analyze these key elemen...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 33. How to Install a Track Drain System

    The goal is to dig the trench at a slight pitch, or angle, to allow gravity to pull the water along the pipes and out the clear out.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 34. Desperate in Denver (03:40)

    Jason helps the owners of a big house that has big drainage problems.

  5. 35. Multilevel Backyard Retreat (00:03:41)

    Retaining walls help turn a bare hill into a beautiful multilevel refuge.

  6. 36. Homeowners' Wet-Basement Woes (00:03:23)

    Foundation leaks give way to moisture and mold in a renovation nightmare.

  7. 37. Paver-Patio Tips

    DIY Network experts provide tips for proper drainage and a level surface when building a paver patio.

  8. 38. Installing Patio Pavers (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on installing patio pavers.

  9. 39. Installing Patio Pavers (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on installing patio pavers.

  10. 40. Desperate in Denver (20:01)

    A vast house has some big problems with drainage and desperation.

  11. 41. Ultimate French Drain (20:01)

    A drainage problem is solved underground with a kicked up French drain.

  12. 42. Cure for the Cul-de-Sac (20:00)

    Jamey and Laura's nasty landscape sits smack at the end of a cul-de-sac.

  13. 43. Protecting the Foundation from Moisture

    DIY's Home IQ follows the Oberg family during the decision-making process of building this beautiful new home. This article discusses a...

  14. 44. How to Prevent Basement Leaks

    By redirecting the water above ground and sealing out the moisture below, you'll give yourself peace of mind the next time rain is in t...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 45. Draining Patio (02:39)

    This young couple has a great backyard, but not when it rains.

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