EZ-Drain Gravel Free French Drains - evacuates up to five times more water than standard gravel and pipe french drains. (10' long with a slotted pipe surrounded by polystyrene aggregate and enclosed in geotextile mesh.) Also at Home Depot - 8 in. x 10 ft. Prefabricated French Drain with Pipe (Model# EZ-0802F Store SKU# 227495)
How to Lay a Pebble Drain in a Backyard
Poor drainage in your yard often causes severe erosion and makes it difficult to establish a healthy lawn. Drainage problems are often caused when construction work disrupts the natural drainage pattern and can flood an entire yard each time it rains. A simple pebble drain, called a French drain, collects storm water and diverts it to a low point in your yard, public storm water drain or a small retention pond. French drains can be installed without drainage pipe, but perforated pipe is the ...