What is the Best Type of Pipe for Drainage?

Corrugated pipe vs. PVC pipe – which one is better for drainage?

Pros of Corrugated Pipe:

  • Cheap
  • Very flexible
  • Comes in large rolls
  • Requires no adapters to install

Cons of Corrugated Pipe:

  • Ridges on the inside allow debris to easily clog the pipe

Pros of PVC Pipe:

  • Smooth and does not clog easily
  • Typically the better choice

Cons of PVC Pipe:

  • Requires adapters to get around bends
  • Only comes in 10-foot segments
  • More expensive

So which one should you choose? Watch the video below for our conclusion and tips on installing corrugated pipe and PVC pipe for drainage!