Monthly Archives: January 2016


Your Sprinkler System’s Life Expectancy and Ways to Prolong It
Your Sprinkler System’s Life Expectancy and Ways to Prolong It
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Category: Sprinkler System Maintenance

As any Floridian, you take pride in your beautifully looking yard, and a well-designed, quality-components sprinkler system is what keeps you and your garden happy. In consequence, it’s only natural you’d want it to last as many years as possible without major intervention.

 

Generally speaking, the life expectancy of a sprinkler system is about 20 years, on average. As for its components taken separately, good quality heads will last you anywhere between 10 to 15 years, while inexpensive ones

5 Factors That Decide Irrigation Frequency
5 Factors That Decide Irrigation Frequency
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Category: Lawn Care | Watering

Knowing when and how much to water a lawn is critical to the overall health of your lawn. When establishing an optimum lawn irrigation schedule, it is particularly important to consider the many variables that can influence your lawn’s health and appearance, from turfgrass species to seasonal requirements. Take into account the factors we’ve described below when watering, and your lawn will shine all year-round.

 

1) Grass Species

 

There are several popular lawn seed varieties adapted to Florida

How Much Water Does Your Florida Lawn Need in Winter?
How Much Water Does Your Florida Lawn Need in Winter?
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Category: Lawn Care | Watering

To property owners who pride themselves on their lush lawn and garden, winter may seem like a well-deserved breather.

 

As cooler weather sets in, grasses require far less water than during the summer months. Water loss due to evaporation and transpiration decreases considerably, as does the growth rate of grasses. In Florida, warm-season grasses such as St. Augustine, Bahia, or Bermuda go into a dormant stage during the cold months of the year, awaiting warmer spring temperatures to begin

Why It’s Worth It to Get Your Sprinkler System Repaired
Why It’s Worth It to Get Your Sprinkler System Repaired
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Category: Sprinkler System Repair

 

Whether you’re a homeowner or a business owner, you want your landscaping to look great and your sprinkler system to be working properly. Over time, many things, including sprinkler systems, experience wear and tear and can break. And a broken sprinkler system can cost money, water, and a lot of headaches.

 

In order to avoid those headaches, it pays to get your sprinkler system repaired as soon as possible for these 4 reasons:

 

  1. A broken sprinkler system
Common Sprinkler System Installation Mistakes
Common Sprinkler System Installation Mistakes
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Category: Sprinkler System Installation

 

Having a sprinkler system is an excellent and efficient way to maintain your yard. But installing a sprinkler system can be a complicated process depending on your landscaping needs.

 

Whether you’ve attempted to install it yourself or hired a professional, there are some common sprinkler system irrigation mistakes that may arise and create problems if you or the professional doesn’t have proper irrigation training or a complete grasp of irrigation knowledge.

 

Here are 7 sprinkler system irrigation

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