One thing’s for sure- when you live around Vancouver, you need to be prepared for rain! Communities around Vancouver and the Lower Mainland get, on average, 2.3 metres of rainfall per year. During a heavy storm, it’s not uncommon to see 25 to 50 millimetres of rain in a single day – that’s a lot of water.
Luckily, most homes come equipped with a drainage system to help keep water away from the foundation, be it a French drain, drain tiles, or some other type of perimeter drain. However, these systems are not infallible and over time, debris clogging your pipes can reduce water flow, or the pipes themselves can become damaged beyond function.
But how do you know if your drainage system is working? Watch out for these signs! If you have noticed moisture or watermarks in your basement or crawl space or pooling water along your foundation, your drain tiles may not be doing their job.
The most common causes of drainage system failure can include:
But no matter the problem, Dhillon Bros Paving has the answer. We work with all types of exterior drainage systems, and we can help locate the issue and quickly implement a solution. We provide cleaning, repair, and replacement services for drain tiles, French drains, and more. Whatever the job, you trust the team at Dhillon Bros Paving to help keep you dry
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While based in Richmond, we cover the entire lower mainland including: