Drainage systems remove excess water from around the home or business structure to prevent flooding, rot, mold or mildew. There are mainly four main types of drainage systems: surface - subsurface - slope - downspout and gutters.
Often, drainage issues can be spotted and easily remedied. Even if water has not pooled or flooding occurs there could still be a slow leak that will cause extensive damage. The general rule is that the structure should have a gutter and downspout system in place. If additional drainage systems need to be added, we are well qualified to choose the best option for your home or business. We have over 35 yrs experience and have the right equipment to get the job done right!
see also: Erosion Control
"I had John do some drainage work in my back yard and he did an excellent job, my water now flows freely. They were in and out and told me step by step how the process would go. They cleaned up the excess topsoil on the street and were very neat and tidy. He was on the job the whole time and did the work himself. I was very satisfied and would recommend him and have recommended him to people."
For surface drainage to be successful, ditches must be dug in a parallel pattern. The ditches are shallow and will act as canals for run-off water.
Subsurface drains are placed beneath the top layer of soil. This removes excess water from soil at the root level that has become water logged.
Slope drains allow water to generally take its natural course away from the structure and with the aid of pipes moving down a slope.
John Marr Excavating Contractor
Bobcat Skid Steer Service
Residential or Commercial
Licensed Bonded Insured
We have 10 yd dump trucks to haul and deliver clay, gravel, pulverized topsoil, rock, sand, stone and more for any landscape material job.
We have excavating equipment from bobcats, back hoes, high loaders, mini excavators, motorized buggies, skid steers and more.
Serving Cass County MO and Johnson County KS area over 35 years and counting!
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