Drain Protection Products | Drain Guard BMPs
Drain Guards & Drain Covers
Drain Protection is a critical part of any storm water management or spill prevention plan. Whether you need to filter silt, sediment, oil, or heavy metals, we have a drain protector that can meet your needs. Choose between catch basin inserts, drain covers, and drain inlet protectors. These products are also ideal for locations needing non chemical mosquito and drain fly control help control flying insect populations like mosquitos and sewer flies that breed in storm drains. Not sure which drain guard is best for your location? Give our team a call at +1-772-646-0597.
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Filters Inside a Catch Basin
Catch Basin Inserts sit directly inside the catch basin to contain sediment and remove hydrocarbons.
Surrounds, Covers and Protects Drains
Drain Covers are products that go directly on top of or around the top of a drain grate. Items can either filter water or temporarily seal off the drain.
Protects Curbs and Inlets
Curb and Inlet Protectors are placed in front of curb drains and inlets to filter water as it flows into the drain.
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Under Grate Filter Hopper: Catches sediment, trash, and debris before pollutants enter storm drain systems. Long term field life provides overall cost savings
Catch Basin Inserts: Often referred to as the witch's hat, these inserts are placed directly into drains to collect and filter out pollutants as they flow into a storm water system. Available models include Trash and Debris, Oil and Debris, Heavy Metals and more.
Gutter Guards: For curb, inlet, or gutters, contractors often go to drain guards that are easy to use and fast to install. Options include inlet inserts, gutter logs, plastic curb guards and more.
Drain Protection Covers: For some locations, the only drain protection that is required are models that can quickly be placed on top of a drain grate. Drain grate covers will often include fabrics that can effectively continue water flows, while preventing unwanted sediment or debris from entering the drain.
Drain Seals: Sealing off the drain is an essential action for sites dealing with hydrocarbon spills. Drain seals are temporary blockers that attach quickly to the top of a drain to prevent anything from entering. Seals can be used on their own or in conjunction with spill response kits.
Combination Drains: Dealing with a combination drain? We also offer many options that are able to accommodate both the street and curb portion of the drain.
Coir Drain Covers: These natural biodegradable drain covers provide significant cost savings and are low maintenance. Available for purchase on our GEI Works webstore.
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Drain Guards as a Drain Protection Best Management Practice (BMP)
Due to their ability to effectively contain and remove pollutants, drain guards are often implemented as a Best Management Practice (BMP) in Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP).
Items Effectively Contained:
For more demanding locations or filtration requirements, drain guards are also available for the filtration of any of the following:
- Heavy Metals
Many of these products have been known to help comply with:
- NPDES 20 CFR 122.26 (1999)
- TMDL (total mass daily load) Requirements
Drain Protection comes in many sizes, styles and forms to protect and filter runoffs. To view our completely variety of stormwater management and filtration products, check out the Granite Environmental Store.