We all know that April showers bring May flowers, and that sure has been the case in East Texas the past few weeks. With all of this rain, you might be considering how to achieve better drainage in your yard. Whether you simply want to get rid of soggy areas around your yard or keep […]
Grey rain clouds dot the forecast for most of East Texas in the coming weeks. While this rain will undoubtedly bring cooler temperatures and lush green lawns, it could also bring potential foundation issues for your home, especially if you have a poor drainage system. If water pools around your home or you see standing […]
Some homes and other buildings may have been built without proper attention to the flow of water when heavier-than-expected rains occur. But even buildings which have previously had perfect drainage and no flooding may develop issues over time. That can happen as the topography of a building’s landscape changes. Perhaps, you’ve made changes to your […]
This summer, Petty’s Irrigation, Landscape and Pest Control held a contest for a Backyard Makeover. The winning family was the Crains of Tyler, TX – Jamie and Rachel Crain, and their two children. They won a $28,000 custom makeover for their backyard including sod, irrigation, plants and shrubs, outdoor lighting, a grill, some hardscaping – […]
Determining why things are not draining properly in your yard can be difficult. The topography of your property can change over time due to heavy rains, flooding, and general deteriorating. When there is a drainage issue, it can cause damage to your foundation. It’s very important to ensure that your drainage works properly after a […]
At Petty’s, we don’t just install a drain line as a focal point. We protect your yard from flooding as we take in all factors of your yard, from soil samples to elevation and possible conflicting systems, such as septic irrigation. These are just a few of the factors that come into play when deciding […]
Examples from a recent Petty’s installation.
French drains are primarily designed to handle sub-surface drainage…
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Information on French Drains.