2016 EBSCO Research Best Pick

Drainage & Erosion Solutions, LLC

5th year as a Best Pick

  • A-Rated
  • Verified License(s)
  • Verified General Liability
  • Verified Workers' Comp

"Our approach to each new project is to first identify the source of any problems with the property, and then design a solution that's proven to solve the problem. We're unique because we were founded and are still operated by a licensed Professional Engineer and a landscape designer who design and/or approve each drainage system."

Kenneth G. Fraine, PE | Owner

Areas Served:

Prince William, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Arlington County

  • Services Offered
    Owned and operated by a licensed Professional Engineer, Drainage & Erosion Solutions specializes in landscape design that offers water management solutions, including foundation waterproofing, French drains, downspout and sump pump pipe extensions, wall and footing drainage systems, and regrading of the ground surface to promote positive drainage. The company also provides stream stabilization and slope stability solutions.
  • Specializations
    The company specializes in analysis, design, and installation of a variety of drainage and waterproofing systems to solve wet basements, wet yards, soil erosion, and stream stabilization issues.
  • Minimum Job
    The company requires an $800 minimum.
  • Warranty
    Drainage & Erosion Solutions offers a 10-year warranty on all drainage systems and a 20-year warranty on foundation waterproofing.
  • Licenses

Select Quotes from Customer Interviews

A selection of 265 homeowner reviews:


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They helped me with downspout extensions on the ground. The customer service was excellent. They get an A from me.
They were responsive and knowledgeable. They redesigned a water system for my basement. They seemed to best understand not just how to install a system, but how to design it like an architect. This was a drainage system, but it wasn't cookie cutter like others tend to be. I would give them an A.
They put in a drainage system around our house. Their customer service was excellent—I would rate them as excellent.
They pretty much did drainage. They took care of the drainage in the backyard and through the front yard. Their customer service was fantastic. I would rate them an A. I would recommend them—in fact, I have given their name out.
They did it quickly and efficiently, and they cleaned up their mess. They did a great job and solved our problem. We had a drainage problem in the front yard, so they put two French drains in. I'd give them an A+.
They were prompt, and the work was good. They extended the downspout drainage. I chose them because I liked the person who came out. I would give them an A.
They were prompt, they delivered what they said they were going to deliver, and they were very professional. Everything about it was top of the line. They installed drainage systems and a patio. I went with them because of their presentation and their bidding process. I would give them an A.
We had a drainage problem in our backyard, and they fixed it. It was a French drain. I've actually used them twice, and they just seem to know what they're doing when they fix things—they've fixed two problems for us. I'll give them an A.
They did what they said they were going to do, they did it quickly, and it worked. We had an area that was kind of a walk-in basement landing below ground level, and when it would rain, it would fill up with water. Then, the water would run under the sliding glass door and under the basement floor. They were able to put in a very large drain to solve that problem, which we had lived with for about 11 years, and their solution worked quite well. We were selling the house and we had to solve the problem. I'd give them an A.
They did great work on my yard. Their customer service was great—they were responsive, listened to what I wanted to do, and explained what they were going to do. I'd rate them an A.

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