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1

What two ways can a footer drain be relieved?

1) Mechanically- sump pump

2) Day lighted- gravity flow

2

what is the purpose of the 6mil poly under a concrete slab?

Vapor barrier

3

what is the purpose of a foundation drain?

prevent footer/foundation water damage

4

should stone be used to encompass the footing drain?

yes

5

what is an interior footer drain, and where should it be placed?

drains the interior of basement and is located under the slab

6

do we use an interior fitter drain in a sub grade block condition?

No

7

what happens first, the footer drain system or waterproofing the wall?

footer drain system

8

What is meant by daylighting a foundation drain?

Gravity flow

9

Draw a diagram showing the proper installation of a foundation drainage system and label all components

Powerpoint
Make sure you label: 4 components, location of pipe