Category Archives: Drainage

Sump Pump

Sump Pump

Nothing sexier than a sump pump. I had to ask the engineer for a little explanation on these photos that were popping into our shared photo stream because they didn’t make any sense to me. I guess there’s a little more to a sump than digging a hole and putting in a pump with a… Continue Reading

Footing Drain

Footing Drain

Getting the footing drains in was a bit of a mad dash. It’s far easier to do before the walls are up, as the stone can just be shovelled over the footings and not hauled up and over the walls.  Of course, the engineer had to do this himself. He’s a drainage guy, he does floodplain… Continue Reading