Drainage Problems in Alamo

Drainage Issues in Alamo show up as water getting into your home or building, and can cause basement flooding, wet crawlspaces, mold, landslides, mud in the yard, and flooding or pooling of water in the yard.  Driveway drainage problems in Alamo may include water getting into the garage, into the home, and unwanted puddles on the concrete driveway.  If you notice signs of drainage problems in your Alamo property, we will be pleased to come take a look at it, with no cost or obligation.  Just give us a call at (510) 215-3636 to set up a free inspection.

Drainage Contractors

Drainage construction in Alamo often involves drainage design in order to protect basement from flooding, dry out wet crawlspaces, avoid mud slide, protect retaining wall,  and stop the yard from flooding.  Water under a house or home can be very damaging, causing mold, bad smells, mildew, and dry rot. Drain repair and drainage repair may involve installation of French drain or French drains, and sometimes it is necessary to install sub drains, and a catch basin and sump pump to divert water from low areas under a home.   Rain water and storm water should run off the roof through gutters and downspouts, onto concrete tile or through grates then into the French drain, through piping and find it’s way to appropriate storm drains.

As competent drainage contractors we offer a free inspection in Alamo, provide advice on drainage design, provide an estimate or bid for your drainage job, perform the work quickly and efficiently, with minimum intrusion on your lifestyle.  Most drainage problems are too much for the do it yourself project.  They often involve structural design, concrete pour into wood forms, underground drainage, and more.

Here is one of many examples of a drainage construction project which we completed on Via Copla in Alamo:

Actual drainage job completed in Alamo

We will construct a drainage system along an 8 feet long portion of the right, and the entire rear and left sides of your home. The system will start on the right side of your home at the front side of the pool equipment slab with a trench approximately 32 inches deep. From here it will extend beneath the slab to the rear corner, follow along the rear perimeter to the left corner, then continue along the left side to the front corner. All concrete and asphalt along the path of the drainage system with the exception of the pool equipment slab is to be removed by the owner prior to the start of work. The system will discharge through a 4 inch solid pipe across your front yard between the redwood trees and into the existing storm drain at the street.

Complete specifications to be included with the contract.

Call Ward Construction today.

In Alamo we specialize in drainage.

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