What’s the one thing you want rain water to do? Flow away from your house, please! Otherwise, water can cause pressure on foundation walls, leading to seepage, if not more serious damage. Meet your best friends: French drains & drainage. A French drain helps direct water away from your house. Downspouts and proper soil slope make you a drainage superstar. Our guides explain everything from French drain installation to home foundation inspections.
How to Protect Your Home From Its No. 1 Enemy: Water