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What can I do about drainage issues on my urban property?

Do you have soil erosion or standing water in your yard? Use the steps below to evaluate current runoff pathways and identify practices to better manage stormwater runoff.  Our best practices for managing stormwater runoff in and around homeowner properties are simple to plan and construct. 

All drainage issues are unique.

We want to give you a starting point of ideas. For questions about these practices, please reach out to a professional such as landscape architect or designer who has experience in drainage issues. If your home is in danger of being flooded or having foundation issues, please reach out to a structural engineer or foundation specialist.