French Drains Pittsburgh


Better yard drainage in a wet spring can be an issue in our region of the country. But how do you achieve better yard drainage? The Pittsburgh Drain Guys are here to help you with your drainage solutions in Pittsburgh. Is your yard showing signs of low areas and holding onto moisture, creating muddy spots? […]

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Prevent Flooding and Prepare Your Yard for Spring

Ahh, spring, the time of new beginnings! It is just around the corner and that means time to get working on your yard in preparation for planting and the beauty of summer. Spring brings us the perfect conditions for flooding for many homeowners as the ground thaws, the snow melts, and it seems to be […]

Leaky Basement Pittsburgh

Reasons For a Leaky Basement in the Winter

A wet, leaky basement is a nuisance, taking you away from valuable time at home with your family: mopping and cleaning up a huge mess! Many of us think wet basements tend to happen during the warmer months of the year when, truthfully, winter time is prime time for a wet and very cold basement.

Dye Test Pittsburgh

How to Fix a Failed Dye Test

What is a Dye Test? A dye test is conducted by a licensed plumber prior to the sale of a residential or commercial property to check to see that the plumbing of the property is connected to sewer lines and not properly hooked up to downspouts that carry storm or surface water out of the […]

French Drain Pittsburgh


Let’s face it: winter in Western PA is cold! We have or fair share of wet weather in the winter months (some would say that we have MORE THAN our fair share!) and because of all that wet weather, we must be sure our home and property are built to work in the environment. French […]

Wet Yards Pittsburgh

Drainage Solutions for Wet Yards

For those of you familiar with unsightly standing water in your backyards, we are here to help! Standing water, in our climate, can be a home for mosquitos and creates havoc to your landscaping. For drainage in Pittsburgh, the crew from Pittsburgh Drain Guys has a solution for all drainage needs in the Pittsburgh area: a French […]

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How Much is French Drain Installation?

A French drain is an effective solution to water problems in your home or yard. A French drain is installed beneath the surface of your yard or house, to help direct water away from your home’s foundation or other structures on your property. If you have issues with water in your basement after it rains […]

French Drains Pittsburgh

French Drains 101: What You Need to Know!

A French drain consists of a perforated or slotted pipe that is encased in a layer of rock or gravel and buried beneath the soil. This type of drain is used to help direct groundwater or surface water away from a specific area, such as your home’s foundation. It works by directing the surface level […]

French Drains Pittsburgh

Do I need a french drain?

How do I know if I need a French drain installed in my yard?   It’s a scenario that most homeowners in Pittsburgh have faced at least once. You walk down the stairs to your basement during a heavy rainstorm and notice that water is slowly seeping in through the cracks of your foundation.