Call your township manager to ensure that there are no existing ordinances against installing drainage systems on your property.
Dig a trench about 14 inches deep. The trench should extend from the highest point of your yard to the lowest point and empty about 6 to 8 feet from the foundation.
Place 3 inches of gravel at the bottom of the trench.
Lay the pipe on top of the gravel with the holes facing down.
Place an inch of gravel on top of the pipe.
Cover the pipe and trench with sod.