Stormwater maintenance is a crucial aspect of managing urban and suburban environments. Stormwater runoff refers to water from rain or snowmelt that flows over surfaces such as pavement, roofs, and lawns, and can carry pollutants into bodies of water. If not properly managed, stormwater can lead to flooding, erosion, water pollution, and other negative environmental […]
Stormwater Maintenance: Here’s Why It’s Important
According to Maryland Department of Environment (MDE), “Stormwater Management is necessary to reduce the amount and velocity of runoff across the land and into stream channels”. Runoff occurs from melting snow/ice, and rain that collects on lawns, streets, and a variety of other places. Components like retention ponds, drainage lines, inlets and many more, are […]
What is Stormwater Management?
Whether it’s April showers, severe thunderstorms, or melting ice and snow, your stormwater solutions can be overwhelmed by unexpected water surges. Excess stormwater will contaminate lawns, streets, and gutters. More than an environmental consideration, improperly managed stormwater can result in hefty fines from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), too. Stormwater services will keep your drainage […]