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Installing Sprinkler Heads with Swing Pipe
How to Use Swing Pipe to Install Sprinkler Heads Are you tired of having to water your lawn by hand using a gardening hose or sprinkler attachment? If so...
Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 at 2:58 PM
Know Your Soil Type
Know Your Soil Type When putting together your drip irrigation system, it is useful to know what type of soil you have in your planting area. You do not...
Tue, 5 Dec, 2017 at 3:03 PM
Lawn Irrigation System Check-Up
It is not uncommon for landscape irrigation to be 50% of your water use and cost. We generally install irrigation systems to conserve water and save mo...
Thu, 17 Jan, 2019 at 1:42 PM
Mesh vs Micron - What You Should Know
As is standard for the irrigation industry, nothing is standardized! Irrigation filters are no different. Some manufacturers use a Mesh number or size w...
Wed, 9 Jan, 2019 at 3:56 PM
Planning Your Drip Irrigation System
The Secret to Planning the Perfect Drip Irrigation System  As with most things in life, the more you put in, the more you get out. This holds true when ...
Wed, 10 Jul, 2019 at 7:02 AM
Repairing Drip Irrigation Tubing
How to Repair Drip Irrigation Tubing Drip irrigation tubing is tough stuff and can withstand a lot of abuse (e.g., being walked on, being left in the col...
Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 at 3:48 PM
Selecting the Correct Fitting
Selecting the correct fitting for you particular irrigation project does not seem that difficult until you start searching the internet. Wow! There are so m...
Thu, 2 May, 2019 at 8:09 AM
Why You Need Air Vent/Vacuum Relief in Your Irrigation System
Why You Need Air Vent/Vacuum Relief in Your Irrigation System We do not generally think about air when we are planning an irrigation system, however, it...
Mon, 1 Apr, 2019 at 7:07 AM
Winterizing
Protect Your Investment: Winterize Your Drip Irrigation System     If you haven’t already done the simple winterizing tasks for your drip irrigation sy...
Thu, 9 May, 2019 at 1:37 PM
Zoning your Drip Irrigation System
Zoning Your Irrigation System  Many smaller residential drip irrigation systems do not require zoning, or dividing the system into two or more areas. Some ...
Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 at 3:57 PM