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Brian, Architect
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Have you every seen a drain like this before? Its in my

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Hi, have you every seen a drain like this before? Its in my driveway and it just pools up and creates a lake. I cleaned out more the dirt but there is black ribbed plastic piece at the bottom. Also, the drain does seem to anywhere. IE i don't see anywhere the water would be directed and release.Photos:
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Dr. Fix-It replied 1 year ago.

Hi my name is Shaw aka Dr.Fix-It , Your online expert ready to assist you... There should be a corrugated drain pipe or elbow lie this to run any water out and away from the driveway area. You will need to carefully remove any dirt build up on the sides to see which way the pipe may run with small hand shovel or old spoon...