Do French & Trench Drains Need a Trap?

A French drain vs. Trench drain

If you look under your kitchen or bathroom sink, you’ll find a U- or an S-shaped pipe underneath the drain opening. This is known as a drain trap. This is necessary to create an air trap to prevent sewer gasses from travelling through the plumbing and into your home. However, a question arises; do outdoor … Read more

Do You Need a Plate Compactor for Pavers and Patios?

Patio during Golden Hour

Out of all the things you can improve in your house, curb appeal is one that stands out the most. For most DIY-ers, renovating your patio – or building one from scratch – is the pinnacle of their journey. When working on a patio or your curb, apart from material, one major consideration is that … Read more