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Whoops, sorry Andy, I forgot my manners, Jim Jensen
--- Andy Richardson <arichardson(--nospam--at)IngeniumUSA.com>
wrote:
> Good ideas.  What is the newspaper for?  What is
> meant by daylight
> pipe(s)?  
> 
> Andy Richardson , P.E.
>  <mailto:arichardson(--nospam--at)IngeniumUSA.com>
> arichardson(--nospam--at)IngeniumUSA.com
>  <http://www.ingeniumusa.com/> www.IngeniumUSA.com
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> From: jim jensen <doublejtp(--nospam--at)yahoo.com>
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> Subject: Re: French drain installation
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> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
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> If it were mine, holes located at 5 and 7 Oclock.
> Pipe
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> would be installed below floor level,pipe  would run
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> level, clean-outs at appropriate locations, do not
> use
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> the black plastic pipe in a continous roll- to hard
> to
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> maintain grade, I reccomend 10' sticks,your
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> gravel/rock will be a locality thing. I like lots of
> gravel,with
> newspaper about 1' above pipe, daylight
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> pipe(s) to where one can see it for a long time, it
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> might get lost at time of final grading, or
> 
> damaged.Pay real close attention on the quality of
> waterproofing of
> wall, and positive surface drainage a must. Note;
> these suggestions are
> for surface water only,ground water is a different
> ballgame. Good Luck
> Jim Jensen
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