How To Drain Low Spot in Yard, Do It Yourself, for Homeowners. Better than French Drain.

Drain a Low Spot in the Yard using left over pipe and old 6×6 cacth basin. The water sits in the low spot because of higher ground on the downhill side. To solve the problem, dig a trench through the mound allowing water to flow freely to a lower section. For best result (permenant Fix) install a cacth Basin to collect the water and small section of pipe for it to flow trhough.

Remember – A French Drain is perforated pipe surround by gravel. It is used to collect subsurface water. A Catch Basin helps collect surface water. Sometimes you need to use both systems, but if you have definate low spot in the yard, a catch basin is the answer.

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