Basement French Drain Installation Service

Is your basement constantly flooded? Are you tired of dealing with the water damage? HydroHero can help! We’re the best Basement French Drain Installation Service in town, and we’ll get your basement dry in no time. We have a team of experienced professionals who will work quickly and efficiently to get the job done. So don’t wait any longer, call HydroHero today!

Standard benefits:

– Protect your home and property from water damage.

– Save money on costly repairs.

Emotional benefits:

– Feel confident knowing you’ve done everything you can to protect your investment.

Why Basements Flood and Need a Drainage System

There’s no shortage of causes of basement flooding. The main causes include; heavy rainfall, poor city planning, clogged drainage systems, basement wall cracks, damaged plumbing, clogged gutters/downspouts, grading issues and broken sump pumps.

These causes can be dealt with by installing a good basement drainage system – French Drain.

Signs You Need a French Drain Installed in Your Basement

Frequent basement flooding: If your basement keeps flooding, a French drain alongside a sump pump can offer a permanent solution.

Moist lawn/driveway: Surface water issues such as water accumulation on your lawn and driveway create a need for better drainage to direct water away from your home.

Basement water problems: If your basement is constantly moist or has water when it rains, you have a drainage issue.

New construction on a hillside: A new wall construction on a hillside needs adequate drainage to prevent water from reaching the construction and causing damage.

Benefits of Having a French Drain Installed in Your Basement

  1. Permanent Basement Flooding Solution

French drains are very effective in directing water away from homes. If your basement flooding is linked to notable causes like heavy rainfall, a French drain will solve your problems permanently.

  1. Home & Family Safety

A French drain will prevent hazards like basement damage and collapse. By eliminating moisture in your basement, you’ll also avoid mold and infestation problems that pose serious health risks to your family.

  1. Creates Functional Space

Basement French drain installation prevents flooding in the future, making it possible to use your basement for storage or other purposes.

  1. Cheap Solution

Basement French drain repair or installation is inexpensive compared to other basement flooding solutions.

Other Known Names for a Basement French Drain

French drains are also called rubble drains, land drains, French ditches, agricultural drains, weeping tiles, trench drains, or sub-surface drains.

Why You Should Hire a Professional Basement French Drain Installation Company

Permanent Solution: Professional basement repair companies can design and install French drains perfectly to get rid of flooding problems permanently. A DIY enthusiast may lack design, building code, and other necessary knowledge and expertise to do a great job.

Added Basement Flooding Services: Experts can also handle new basement problems like mold removal, pest control, waterproofing, etc., that a DIY enthusiast will have problems addressing. In most cases, you need other basement repair services besides installing a French drain.

Minimal Risk: You could damage your foundation, expose yourself to mold, and other risks when attempting to install a French drain. Basement French drain installation experts have the training and experience to handle all basement issues with minimal to no risk.

Guaranteed Savings: Since experts will do a great job, you can rest assured you won’t incur future costs related to basement water damage repair.

Protect Your Property & Keep Your Basement Dry by Installing a French Drain in Your Basement

Don’t wait for costly basement water damage. If you see sure signs that you need a French drain, be proactive and protect your home!

Have a Question? We’re Here to Help.

You can arrange an appointment or make an enquiry by phone or email, orget in touch to us via our contact form.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please take a moment to read answers to our most frequently asked questions about our services.

French drain depth: For many water-diverting projects, a depth of 12 inches to 2 feet should be adequate.

A permit is usually not needed for a small French drain on your property.
Because a french drain includes holes throughout the pipe that allows it to absorb water, it should not be covered with dirt. The pipe and holes will become clogged with dirt, leaving it unusable.
Yes, installing a french drain in your basement to collect and divert water to a sump pump which is then discharged away from your property is the best system to keep your basement dry and protect your foundation.

French drain systems are particularly efficient and have been used for decades to keep the basement dry.

Cities We Proudly Service

To see all the cities we provide crawl space waterproofing services, click on the dropdown below.

Sussex County, DE

  • Bethany Beach, DE
  • Bethel, DE
  • Bridgeville, DE
  • Dagsboro, DE
  • Delmar, DE
  • Ellendale, DE
  • Fenwick Island, DE
  • Frankford, DE
  • Georgetown, DE
  • Greenwood, DE
  • Harbeson, DE
  • Laurel, DE
  • Lewes, DE
  • Lincoln, DE
  • Milford, DE
  • Millsboro, DE
  • Millville, DE
  • Milton, DE
  • Ocean View, DE
  • Rehoboth Beach, DE
  • Seaford, DE
  • Selbyville, DE

Worcester County, MD

  • Berlin, MD
  • Bishopville, MD
  • Eden, MD
  • Girdletree, MD
  • Newark, MD
  • Ocean City, MD
  • Pocomoke City, MD
  • Showell, MD
  • Snow Hill, MD
  • Stockton, MD
  • Whaleyville, MD

Wicomico County, MD

  • Allen, MD
  • Bivalve, MD
  • Delmar, MD
  • Fruitland, MD
  • Hebron, MD
  • Mardela Springs, MD
  • Nanticoke, MD
  • Parsonsburg, MD
  • Pittsville, MD
  • Powellville, MD
  • Quantico, MD
  • Salisbury, MD
  • Sharptown, MD
  • Tyaskin, MD
  • Willards, MD

Dorchester County, MD

  • Cambridge, MD
  • Church Creek, MD
  • Crapo, MD
  • Crocheron, MD
  • East New Market, MD
  • Fishing Creek, MD
  • Hurlock, MD
  • Linkwood, MD
  • Madison, MD
  • Rhodesdale, MD
  • Secretary, MD
  • Taylors Island, MD
  • Toddville, MD
  • Vienna, MD
  • Wingate, MD
  • Woolford, MD

Kent County, DE

  • Camden Wyoming, DE
  • Cheswold, DE
  • Clayton, DE
  • Dover, DE
  • Felton, DE
  • Frederica, DE
  • Harrington, DE
  • Hartly, DE
  • Houston, DE
  • Kenton, DE
  • Magnolia, DE
  • Marydel, DE
  • Smyrna, DE
  • Viola, DE
  • Woodside, DE

Caroline County, MD

  • Bethlehem, MD
  • Denton, MD
  • Federalsburg, MD
  • Goldsboro, MD
  • Greensboro, MD
  • Henderson, MD
  • Hillsboro, MD
  • Marydel, MD
  • Preston, MD
  • Ridgely, MD

Talbot County, MD

  • Bozman, MD
  • Claiborne, MD
  • Cordova, MD
  • Easton, MD
  • Mcdaniel, MD
  • Neavitt, MD
  • Newcomb, MD
  • Oxford, MD
  • Royal Oak, MD
  • Saint Michaels, MD
  • Sherwood, MD
  • Tilghman, MD
  • Trappe, MD
  • Wittman, MD
  • Wye Mills, MD

Accomack County, VA

  • Accomac, VA
  • Assawoman, VA
  • Atlantic, VA
  • Belle Haven, VA
  • Bloxom, VA
  • Chincoteague Island, VA
  • Craddockville, VA
  • Davis Wharf, VA
  • Greenbackville, VA
  • Greenbush, VA
  • Hacksneck, VA
  • Hallwood, VA
  • Harborton, VA
  • Horntown, VA
  • Jenkins Bridge, VA
  • Keller, VA
  • Locustville, VA
  • Mappsville, VA
  • Mears, VA
  • Melfa, VA
  • Modest Town, VA
  • Nelsonia, VA
  • New Church, VA
  • Oak Hall, VA
  • Onancock, VA
  • Onley, VA
  • Painter, VA
  • Parksley, VA
  • Pungoteague, VA
  • Quinby, VA
  • Sanford, VA
  • Saxis, VA
  • Tangier, VA
  • Tasley, VA
  • Temperanceville, VA
  • Wachapreague, VA
  • Wallops Island, VA
  • Wattsville, VA
  • Withams, VA

Somerset County, MD

  • Crisfield, MD
  • Deal Island, MD
  • Ewell, MD
  • Manokin, MD
  • Marion Station, MD
  • Princess Anne, MD
  • Tylerton, MD
  • Upper Fairmount, MD
  • Westover, MD

Queen Anne County, MD

  • Barclay, MD
  • Centreville, MD
  • Chester, MD
  • Church Hill, MD
  • Crumpton, MD
  • Grasonville, MD
  • Ingleside, MD
  • Queen Anne, MD
  • Queenstown, MD
  • Stevensville, MD
  • Sudlersville, MD

New Castle County, DE

  • Bear, DE
  • Claymont, DE
  • Delaware City, DE
  • Hockessin, DE
  • Middletown, DE
  • Montchanin, DE
  • New Castle, DE
  • Newark, DE
  • Odessa, DE
  • Port Penn, DE
  • Rockland, DE
  • Saint Georges, DE
  • Townsend, DE
  • Wilmington, DE
  • Winterthur, DE
  • Yorklyn, DE

Kent County, MD

  • Betterton, MD
  • Chestertown, MD
  • Galena, MD
  • Kennedyville, MD
  • Massey, MD
  • Millington, MD
  • Rock Hall, MD
  • Still Pond, MD
  • Worton, MD

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Contact Information

Phone: 302-321-7077

Address: 34407 DuPont Blvd, Suite #4 Frankford, DE 19945


Business Hours:

Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Sat – Sun Closed

Appointments Available

Servicing DE, MD & VA

HydroHero provides high-quality crawl space encapsulation, basement waterproofing, mold remediation and water damage restoration services.

Related Services

We’ve compiled a list of the most frequently requested services here. A flooded crawl space can be remedied if you don’t have a sump pump or a french drain. You don’t have to worry about your crawl space getting moldy because of the excessive humidity since we’ve got you covered.

Crawl Space Conditioning

Looking for a way to protect your home from moisture and pests? HydroHero has you covered! Our crawl space conditioning service will seal up your crawl space, keeping out moisture and preventing pests from entering your home. Plus, our team of experts will work with you to create a customized solution that fits your needs. Contact us today to learn more!

Crawl Space Remediation

Mold is a major problem for homeowners, and can cause serious health problems. HydroHero is here to help with our expert crawl space mold remediation services. We'll quickly and safely remove the mold from your crawl space, so you can breathe easy again. Contact us today for a free consultation!

Crawl Space Drainage

The HydroHero crawl space drainage service is your solution for a dry crawl space. Our experts can quickly and efficiently install a drainage system that will keep your crawl space dry, preventing moisture damage and mold growth. With our service, you'll have peace of mind knowing that your home is protected from potential water damage.