Richard Field Groundworks Ltd

Drainage Preparation in Haywards Heath | The Importance of Effective Drainage

No matter the size of your construction project, drainage preparation is an essential component of groundworks services. Proper drainage ensures properties and sites function efficiently whilst protection them from potential damage. As experienced groundwork contractors and septic tank installers, we ensure every job in Haywards Heath, from landscaping to sand school construction, receives reliable and durable drainage.


Once pipework has been laid, it is soon built over, making it more difficult and expensive to rectify any issues. For this reason, it is important to get drainage right the first time. We do this by following a professional schedule of works, ensuring every aspect of our groundworks services meets the highest standard.


Drainage Plans


When undertaking drainage preparation, whether as part of new builds, sand school construction or other projects, it is vital to devise a plan for sustainable drainage. Before excavating trenches, we carry out surveys and drain design work to establish site conditions, such as soil type and water table level.


This ensures we provide the most suitable and effective solutions for each project.


As experienced septic tank installers, we make sure provisions are in place for appropriate foul water drainage, as well as surface water.


Drainage Preparation


In line with other areas of construction, it is important for groundworks to follow agreed specifications to ensure work meets design intent.


We carefully plan drainage systems to fulfil the requirements of each site. Taking care to follow these designs, our groundwork contractors ensure projects in Godalming and Haywards Heath have efficient solutions in place, including maintenance access points.


When undertaking sand school construction, we provide effective and usable surfaces by installing specialist drainage channels, soak-aways and membranes.


Proper drainage preparation also includes excavating trenches to the correct widths, depths and gradients. Trenches need to be the right size to receive chosen pipes, as well as providing correct falls for effective water flow. Delivering smooth, reliable services, we take the time to understand the requirements of each project, devising how best to achieve your goals.


This includes specifications for pipe materials. Because drainage flows are affected by the material used, it is important to ensure trenches have suitable gradients, otherwise drainage systems will not function optimally.


Whatever the requirements of your project in Haywards Heath, as dedicated groundwork contractors and septic tank installers, we guarantee professional, dependable results.

Contact us on 01483 894 461 or 07976 626 890 for effective drainage preparation and installation services in Haywards Heath and the surrounding areas.