Proper drainage is of paramount importance for your home in Reno. The region’s weather can be quite variable, with heavy rains and occasional snowmelt, making efficient drainage systems crucial to safeguarding your property.
Water can accumulate around your home’s foundation without adequate drainage, leading to potential issues like flooding, erosion, and even structural damage.
In Reno’s high desert climate, where the ground can be pretty arid and unforgiving, well-designed drainage solutions can also help conserve water by directing it where it’s needed most, ensuring your landscape thrives.
Investing in proper drainage not only preserves the integrity of your property but also provides peace of mind, protecting your investment and the comfort of your home.
When it comes to drainage, it all begins with using gravity to control the movement of surface water. The main idea is to steer that water away from your home and guide it to a suitable exit point within your property.
Rain gutters play a crucial role in collecting water runoff from your roof and channeling it toward downspouts. However, if this water isn’t efficiently directed away from your home, it can lead to various issues.
The ideal solution for managing downspout water is the installation of underground drain pipes, often referred to as rain tubes. These pipes connect to the downspouts and rely on gravity to transport water to a designated exit point. This eliminates problems like erosion and puddling and prevents potential water infiltration into your home’s structure.
In some cases, slope and gravity may not resolve certain issues. This is where sump pumps come into play. Sump pumps provide an effective way to overcome gravity’s limitations by diverting water away from your home.
Our sump pump installations are designed to collect water at a lower point than your basement floor or crawl space, ensuring a comprehensive solution.
Creating a beautiful yard doesn’t have to be hard. Grand Design Landscape is here to do all the heavy lifting for you – so all you have to worry about is enjoying your new space. Browse our portfolio to see how we can transform your yard into your own outdoor oasis.
Our mission is to deliver a 5-star experience to every homeowner we have the honor of working with. When you work with Grand Design Landscape, you’re working with a team of professionals who understand the importance of quality work.
Ideal for removing water from basements, crawl spaces, and other flood-prone areas.
Ideal for redirecting excess surface water and rain runoff away from your property.
Ideal for shaping and leveling terrain to direct water away from your home.
*Prices are averages and may change depending on your project size, overall needs, and any extra features you’d like to have. We will provide an exact quote after the on-site assessment.
Updating your yard is an exciting experience and should be treated as such. That's why we have crafted a process that makes enhancing your space as easy as possible.
To get the process started, fill out the form on our contact page. If you have any pictures of your yard, or any inspiration pictures, feel free to attach them so we can get a better idea of how we can help you.
Once we’ve gone through all aspects of your project and are on the same page with design and timeline, we will get to work in making your dream outdoor space come to life.
Once we have completed our work and you are more than satisfied with the final result, we will leave you to enjoy your upgraded outdoor space. You can rest assured knowing your project is protected by our industry leading 3-year craftsmanship warranty.
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Grand Design Landscapes’ experts will consider your property’s climate, soil conditions, and terrain during a detailed assessment. They work closely with you to tailor a solution that aligns with your home’s needs and the local environment.
The most significant factor influencing the cost of installing drainage systems on your property is the extent of significant digging required, which may necessitate subsequent landscaping work.
The landscaping aspect post-installation is optional and left to the client’s discretion, but it can notably impact the overall project cost.
On an average residential property, homeowners spend around $25k on land grading.
There are various drainage solutions to prevent water from running down your driveway.
Options include adjusting the driveway’s slope for proper water flow, installing rain gutters, implementing French drains, considering permeable driveways, utilizing rain diverters, incorporating landscaping features like swales or dry wells, or other methods based on your property’s specific characteristics and requirements.
Consulting with Grand Design Landscapes can help you choose the most effective solution tailored to your needs.