Drainage Solutions

Water drainage is a major issue for many homeowners. Poor drainage can cause all sorts of problems, including basement flooding, icy sidewalks, as well as excess seepage that can damage the foundation of your home.

Underground Drainage System

One of the main cause of this is the majority of roof gutters simply pour the roof water right next to the foundation. Installing extensions on these downspouts can help by draining the water away from these areas. Unfortunately, this option is not always available where there is a driveway, walkway, or busy traffic area. Also, gutter extensions can be very unsightly, and ruin the appearance of landscaping.

This is where an underground drainage system can be a great solution.

Click here to watch a video of a Recon Roofing & Gutters underground drainage system installation.


A typical dry well installation can be done in as little as a day. We begin by excavating trenches in the ground then lay PVC piping down and fill the trenches in with stone. We will then connect the piping to the downspouts on your home so water is carried from the roof directly to the dry well. This will allow water to be stored in the ground without seeping into your basement or disrupting the appearance of your landscaping.

We complete the job by backfilling the dirt and leveling out the ground, leaving your yard back in its original condition.
Save on future headaches

Living in New England, we understand that basement flooding, water seepage, and wet foundations can be a major problem and threat to your home. That is why we offer a number of solutions for your water drainage system. Whether it’s a dry well installation or a simple gutter repair, we will work with you to make sure we have crafted the best solution for your home.

Why Choose Recon?

At Recon Roofing and Gutters we understand that there are many components that work together to keep your home in its best condition. From roofing, to gutters, to a comprehensive drainage system, we offer a complete solution for all your home improvement needs.

Please call us today at 617-924-1133 for a free estimate and to discuss how we can help you.

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