4 Reasons Proper Yard Drainage Matters

November 26, 2023

As winter blankets our surroundings with a layer of frost and snow, many homeowners turn their attention to the cozy warmth of their homes. However, amid the serene beauty of a winter wonderland, a silent but crucial battle is waged beneath the surface—the battle against poor yard drainage. Today on the blog, your friends at DeFazio Company will explain why proper yard drainage matters most during the winter months and how it can be your home’s unsung hero in the face of winter challenges.

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3 Common Causes of Poor Drainage

July 16, 2023

While many problems around the house require a professional to point out, drainage problems are pretty easy to spot. If you have standing water in your yard or it is consistently spongey after rainfall, you have a drainage problem. However, just because you can point out the problem doesn’t mean the cause is always as obvious. That’s why our team at DeFazio Company is discussing the three most common causes of poor drainage so you can figure out what’s causing your standing water problem.

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Don’t Let Drainage Issues Ruin Your Holidays

November 5, 2022

Drainage issues can wreak havoc on your home at any time of year, but we find they are especially inconvenient around the holidays. The very last thing you want to deal with as you plan for Thanksgiving visitors is standing water in your yard. Be prepared this year by watching out for these three drainage issues brought to you by your friends at DeFazio Company.

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New Fence Installation FAQs

May 5, 2022

Fences offer so much utility and value to a home. You can clearly mark your property, keep your privacy, and have a safe space to let your kids and pets play. If you’ve never had a fence professionally installed before, it may seem a little confusing. In reality, the process is very easy, and the team at DeFazio Company is here to make things as smooth as possible. Here are some of our frequently asked questions regarding a fence installation.

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Why Your Home Needs a Drainage System

April 13, 2022

Water is magnificent. It is central to life and brings fun and beauty. Unfortunately, however, water can also bring destruction. Your home requires a drainage system that properly routes water away from the home’s structure with trenches or pipes to a place like a sewer, ravine, or pond. Take it from all of us here at DeFazio Company and ensure your house has an adequate drainage solution.

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Stop Basement Floods before They Start

February 11, 2022

If you’ve never experienced a flooded basement, consider yourself lucky. The damage a flood can do can be catastrophic- with water damage spreading from your flooring, your furniture, and potentially valuable family heirlooms. So how do you prevent your home from flooding? Heed these three tips from your friends at DeFazio Company, and never come home to a flooded basement again.

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Why Proper Yard Drainage Is Important

June 21, 2021

Summer is a favorite time of year for many people. The weather is warm, and you generally have more time to spend with family and friends. However, here in Ohio, summer also comes with daylong storms, and that can lead to too much water accumulating on your property. While it might not seem like a big deal to have small amounts of water pooling on your property, any amount of flooding can actually cause serious issues if not attended to. At DeFazio Company, we provide landscape drainage solutions, and today we are discussing why they are so important.

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3 Most Common Drainage Problems in Winter

February 8, 2021

Winter weather in Ohio is hard on your home in a variety of ways. Your furnace works overtime, your roof and siding take a beating, and your home’s drainage system is subject to all kinds of unique problems that can be difficult to solve. At DeFazio Company, we believe in being prepared, so as we head into the second half of winter, watch out for these three common drainage problems.

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4 Types of Drainage Solutions

October 19, 2020

Did you know that a major cause of structural damage in Ohio homes is poor drainage? As a homeowner, we’re sure you can appreciate how devastating structural damage can be and you’ll want to do everything in your power to avoid it! That’s why it is so important to make sure your home is armed with the right type of drainage system. Exterior drainage systems offer the defense you need to protect your home against surface water. So today, our team at DeFazio Company is discussing the different types available.

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3 Signs of Poor Yard Drainage

June 10, 2020

As a proud Cleveland homeowner, you work hard on your yard and landscaping to keep your home looking beautiful. How frustrating it must be to have it all ruined by poor drainage! Our team at DeFazio Company never wants to see your hard work go to waste, and that is why we’ve put together this list of three signs your yard has drainage issues. The faster you identify the problem, the faster our experts can remedy it!

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