11 months ago

What is a French drain?

Have you ever experienced a flood garage or water seeping into your house? Then chances are you have a poorly designed driveway.
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11 months ago

Moving back as far as the Roman times, in ancient Rome Man has started using stone to cover up drain covers.

The layman term for drain cover (grate) is manhole cover. Say "manhole cover" and images of spies/heros using the underground sewage system popping out of manhole cover in Hollywood films appear.
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11 months ago

A channel drain (trench drain) is a type of floor drain that has a channel shaped body portrayed by its long length and narrow width.

A channel drain is actually the same thing as a trench drain. In reality, there are lots of names such as line drain, slot drain, linear drain or strip drain which all mean the exact same object.
A channel drain (trench drain) is a type of flo read more...