Drainage Solutions

Dresen Landscaping specializes in drainage solutions that alleviate water problems around residential foundations or standing water in lawns throughout Racine and southeastern Wisconsin.
A storm water catch basin collects water runoff from a parking lot in Mount Pleasant, WI.
Drainage Catch Basin
Workers buried the sump pump discharge and trenched 4 inch SDR-35 to rear of yard, away from foundation. Work performed in Mount Pleasant, WI.
Buried Sump Pump
Concrete sidewalk slab lifted to allow sump pump line to be buried and run to rear of yard, away from house in Mount Pleasant, WI.
Buried Sump Pump
French swales help alleviate standing water without having a visible swale in your yard. Drain tile installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI.
French Swale Drainage
4 inch perforated draintile wrapped with a nylon sock is set in the trench. Water that seeps into the soil will enter the perforated tile and the sock keeps out debris. Project installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI.
French Swale Drainage
3/8 inch clear limestone chips are backfilled in the trench to help water enter the perforated drain tile. Project installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI.
French Swale Drainage
PVC connected to downspouts carry water away from building
PVC Drainage
SDR-35 PVC trenched to carry water away from building in Caledonia, WI.
PVC Drainage
Preparing trench bed to lay PVC pipe. Workers ensure the correct amount of pitch.
PVC Drainage
SDR-35 PVC trenched to carry water away from building in Caledonia, WI.
PVC Drainage
PVC drainage pipe is installed around a foundation to carry water offsite. Project by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI.
Foundation Solution
PVC pipe connects to the residences downspouts to carry water away from the foundation.
Drainage Solutions
Repairing subdivision ditches in Mount Pleasant to accelerate water flow. Washed stone base is set for concrete ditch block. Project installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI.
Ditch Solutions
Concrete ditch block are installed to promote drainage. Project installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI. **Dresen does not sell block**
Ditch Block
The ditch block is installed at a slight pitch to promote drainage towards a designated direction. Project installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI. **Dresen does not sell block**
Ditch Solutions
Ditch block prevents weeds and other obstructions that will block the water flow. Project installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI. **Dresen does not sell block**
Ditch Block
A trencher is used to install perforated draintile under a baseball field. Project by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI.
Trenching
Perforated draintile will prevent standing water on the infield.Project installed by Dresen Landscape Contractors in Racine, WI.
Baseball Field Drainage
Perforated draintile with nylon sock is laid in the trenches under the baseball field at Smolenski Park in Mount Pleasant.
Baseball Field Drainage
Existing soil will backfill the trench. A flat surface will result, no swale can be seen.
Baseball Field Drainage
The draintile is laid with pitch for water to exit offsite.
Perforated Draintile