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  1. Troubleshooting storm water backup in floor drain

    Plumbing
    Hello plumbing experts, I need your help in troubleshooting the cause of a strange problem that has occurred a couple of times in my townhouse complex. The combination of symptoms doesn't seem to fit my understanding of drain hookups, suggesting there may be a mistake somewhere. Here are the...
  2. Rainwater collection system

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hello all, Looking for some advice for a rainwater collection system for my property. This all started about a year ago when I noticed the house we moved into was holding water in the crawl space. So, I decided to put in some french drains around the property. Now I am in the process of...
  3. Stormwater Drainage

    Plumbing
    Why can't you drain stormwater with sewage? I have a driveway that sloped towards the house. I just recently had to replace a section of my sewage line because of an old check valve that stopped functioning. The easiest thing for me to do would be to tie the drain at the bottom of the...
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