Percolation Test

Percolation test – surface water drainage You need to do a percolation test if your thinking of having a soakaway drainage system in your garden or replacing a soakaway system. A percolation test must also be done for septic tanks/ sewage treatment. Make sure you do this test in normal conditions and not in summer. […]

Soakaway Kits – Spudulica home and garden

Soakaway Kits at Spudulica Do you need a soakaway to store and divert water to prevent localised flooding in your garden or driveway? A soakaway can store water and allow it to seep into the ground slowly, preventing a build up of water and allowing it time to get into the surrounding soil. It can […]

Domestic Soakaway’s – a guide

Installing a domestic soakaway – The steps involved: Test the area for it’s porosity Decide on the soakaway size Choose your soakaway medium, crates or stone Line your trench/hole with membrane and install the soakaway Backfill and compact the area Enjoy having a nice functioning soakaway and dry ground. *not to size soakaway hole 🙂  […]