Category Archives: Sprinkler System

How Does an Automatic Sprinkler System Work?

No property owner likes dragging heavy hoses around their yard to water it. Plus, they get clogged and snagged way too often. That's when we often start thinking about installing an automatic sprinkler system. These use a timer and controller to set up an automated watering schedule which makes life so much easier and saves time and money. It’s also a great way to keep your landscaping efficiently watered while eliminating the physical labour it takes to do so. But how does it work? Let’s Read more [...]

3 Different Types of Sprinkler Irrigation Systems for Your Lawn

Do you want a lush green lawn for your home? The first step is to choose a lawn sprinkler system that waters the garden efficiently without interference. Though watering can be done manually as well, if you lead a busy life, it may not be a suitable option. Also, it can be a daunting task which is why selecting a sprinkler system is wise. Your selection should depend on several factors such as the size of your yard and the type of landscaping. After these considerations, you can opt for the right Read more [...]

5 Ways to Get Your Sprinkler System Winter Ready

Fall is almost at an end. Winter is coming. With it, we in the western hemisphere say goodbye to the green around us as we get ready for snow. It’s tempting to join the bears and squirrels and hibernate the cold away, but your lawn will suffer in the future as a result. Before you buckle down for the winter, you need to make sure your sprinkler system is ready. It needs to be in tip-top shape for when the weather warms up and your grass needs regular watering. Here are five ways to get Read more [...]

6 Ways to Give Your Sprinklers a Boost before Spring

With the coming of Spring, you may find yourself more happy and hopeful. The temperature warms up, and birds start to sing, but there’s something missing…Your lawn--it’s not getting any greener. Most of us would turn on the irrigation and not think about it, but if there’s a problem with your irrigation system then your lawn will suffer. Fear not. There’s six things you can do to get your sprinklers working properly again, and get your lawn season appropriate! 1) Check Your Read more [...]

No More Woes: Save Your Lawn from Sprinkler Leaks

Sprinklers are the modern solutions to every homeowner’s lawn watering woes. Oh, how insane it feels when we wake up to a freshly watered lawn (with happiness obviously). Isn’t it the most wonderful feeling when that one perfect thing just outside the porch demands absolutely nothing, and just happens on its own? How elated are we when the neighbors are as green as our lawn? The air of pride seems to flow both in and around us. But this might prove to be a really short-lived juncture Read more [...]