Tag Archives: Trench Drain System

What is Load Class and Why Is It Important?

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When it comes to stormwater management systems, one crucial aspect that often goes overlooked is Load Class. It plays a significant role in the design and functionality of the overall drainage system. Understanding Load Class or Load Rating is essential for ensuring the longevity and optimal performance of a trench drain. Traffic Loads Load Class […]

Replacing Broken Trench Drain Grates

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Replacing broken trench drain grates is important. A damaged system causes multiple issues throughout an application. There are several questions to ask and steps that should be taken when considering changing out broken grate covers. Replacing Broken Trench Grates Several reasons cause grates to need replacing, age and improper specification are among the most common. […]

Pardon My French “Drain”

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Standing water is an continuous issue when it comes to landscapes. Simple hand-dug ditches are one of the earliest forms of water drainage. By creating an outlet that was lower than the current soil level a natural drainage system was created. Developing over the years this process transformed into French drains and then into the […]

Maintaining Your Drainage System

At some point, you may have to deal with a clogged drainage system at your home or business. One of the best ways to avoid drain system failure and water damage to property as a result, is regular maintenance. Cleaning out your landscape drainage a few times a year will help in more ways than […]

NDS Mini Channel-Decorative Grating Options

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Mini Channel and NDS National Diversified Sales (NDS) is a plastic trench drain and grate manufacturer. They have a broad selection of plastic trench drain systems that are used in a variety of applications. The 3 inch-wide Mini Channel is popular due to its lightweight honeycomb design, UV protected channels and a price point which […]

Landscaping PVC Pipe Grate Options

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Several options are available when it comes to covering Schedule 40 pipe in lawn drainage situations.

Installation Guide For MEARIN 100

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Often it may seem that all drainage installation guides are the same. However, it is important on any project to have the system designer or architect determine whether the installation site requires any special attention or specific equipment. Installation Guide For MEARIN 100 Trench Drain Systems is one of the largest distributors in the United […]