Smith Brothers Tree & Landscaping has many years of experience helping the people of
Chicago's western suburbs design and implement their landscape ideas.
Curb appeal is very important if you are looking to sell your home, but having a well-designed and maintained landscape is important
for other reasons. A well-designed landscape maximizes the usability of your green space to gain the right balance of visual appeal and operational area. A properly performed landscape project will also clearly show where your property ends and where your neighbor’s
begins. It can also make your property more serene as plants and trees absorb ambient noise.
drain (also known as weeping tile, blind drain, rubble drain, rock
drain, drain tile, perimeter drain, land drain, French ditch, sub-surface drain,
or sub-soil drain) is a trench filled with gravel or rock or containing a perforated pipe that redirects surface water and groundwater away from an area. A French drain can have perforated hollow pipes along the bottom to quickly vent water that seeps down through the upper gravel or rock.
French drains are primarily used to prevent ground and surface water from penetrating or damaging building foundations.
French drains are also used behind retaining walls to relieve ground water pressure.
BEST feature about French drains is they do NOT need
electricity or power of any kind to function. If the power
goes out in your area the French drain will still FUNCTION
At Smith Brothers Tree & Landscaping, we understand that the outdoor aesthetic of your home
or business is as important as your interior. We have a team of experts that will consult with you to determine your exact needs.