Category Archives: Destination Trench Drain

Blogs about trench drain systems and decorative iron grates from locations around the world.

New Co-Working Space In Milan

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Using drainage in an innovative way to uplift a forgotten industrial area and transform it into a functioning workspace.  SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR MANUFACTURING PARTNER, ULMA ARCHITECTURAL SOLUTIONS FOR ALLOWING US TO SHARE THEIR INFORMATIVE POST. ULMA Architectural provides drainage solutions for a variety of applications and is known throughout the drainage industry for their […]

Durable Rainwater Drainage

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Modern drainage becoming a part of history with its installation at one of Scotland’s most famous castles.  SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR MANUFACTURING PARTNER, ULMA ARCHITECTURAL SOLUTIONS FOR ALLOWING US TO SHARE THEIR INFORMATIVE POST. ULMA Architectural provides drainage solutions for a variety of applications and is known throughout the drainage industry for their high-quality and […]

Technical and Aesthetic Drainage Solution

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Incorporating functional and aesthetically pleasing drainage into a historical business plaza in Rennes, France.    SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR MANUFACTURING PARTNER, ULMA ARCHITECTURAL SOLUTIONS FOR ALLOWING US TO SHARE THEIR INFORMATIVE POST.Read the original post on ULMA’s News site by clicking here. ULMA Architectural provides drainage solutions for a variety of applications and is known […]

Jump Into the Pool, But Avoid Slipping

Providing a safe swimming space for summertime fun in Düsseldorf, Germany; by installing a heelproof trench drain system.  SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR MANUFACTURING PARTNER, ULMA ARCHITECTURAL SOLUTIONS FOR ALLOWING US TO SHARE THEIR INFORMATIVE POST.Read the original post on ULMA’s News site by clicking here. Ulma Architectural provides drainage solutions for a variety of applications […]

Ductile Iron Grates For POLYCAST® 600/700 Systems

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ductile iron grates Do you need heavy duty grates? Ductile iron grates are versatile and widely used in both commercial and residential applications. Choose from a variety of grates that fit the POLYCAST® 600 and 700 series including heel proof and ADA compliant options for wheelchairs. Ranging from Load Class C to F when paired […]

Growing Options of Metal Decorative Grates For NDS Products

Mini Channel Aluminum Tardis Grates and Slim Channel Bronze Slotted Grates

The grate options are expanding for the ever popular Mini Channel and Slim Channel drainage systems manufactured by National Diversified Systems (NDS). These well known and consumer friendly linear drains are manufactured in Fresno, California by NDS and warehoused in locations all over the United States. The Mini Channel is a 3-inch wide system that […]

Major Flooding? FP1200 to the Rescue!

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The First National Bank of Bellevue, Ohio had been feeling the brunt of Mother Nature’s wrath in the form of flooding. Standing water caused customers to make wide paths around the deep puddles or power through, only to end up with soggy shoes for a quick escape from the weather. Unfortunately, the problem became more […]

Let’s Raise a Glass for Polycast!

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Ill Mannered Brewery opened its doors in Powell, Ohio in September 2015. Since then, they’ve added their own special touch, having over 60 different blends with 30 of the more popular brews being featured in the summer months. Ayers said they take a lot of pride in their seasonal brewing efforts. “In the summer we […]

Black Isle Brewery – Scottish Culinary Trend Setter

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I had the opportunity to visit the Scottish Highlands with two of my colleagues. The land is stunning with low clouds swirling over the tops of tall hills and dotted with lochs, herds of sheep and towering stone castles. We saw our first Highland Cow, witnessed spectacular ocean views and visited several distilleries. Scotland – […]

3 Trench Drain Installation Tips You Need to Know

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Since trench drains are part of the project’s foundation plan, they are literally the groundwork of their project. Entire projects can be “wounded” if the trench drain is dysfunctional.  The drain installation has much to do with how functional the drain will be. And, drain installations can go horribly wrong.  Here are three trench drain […]