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5 Signs You Need to Repair Your Irrigation Pump
5 Signs You Need to Repair Your Irrigation Pump
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Category: Irrigation Pumps | Sprinkler System Repair

Replacing your irrigation pump can be one of the most expensive repairs you make. But how do you know if the pump is the issue and not something else?  That question isn’t always easy to answer. Here are a few signs that your irrigation pump should be checked by a licensed irrigation professional:

 

  1. Your Pump Won’t Turn On

 

If your pump isn’t turning on, relax, it could be an easy fix. First things first – check your breaker.

Hurricane Preparation for Your Trees and Plants
Hurricane Preparation for Your Trees and Plants
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Category: Hurricane Preparation

Live in Florida long enough and you’ll likely encounter a tropical storm or hurricane. Many of them are lightweights. They come through like a bad thunderstorm, and before you know it, they’re gone. Others cause millions of dollars in damage, leaving a trail of devastation in their wake. Sure, we all have our storm windows, shutters or plywood to minimize damage on the inside, but what about the outside? Can we minimize damage there too? You may be surprised, but

Top Irrigation Concerns of HOAs
Top Irrigation Concerns of HOAs
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Category: Homeowners Associations

Homeowner’s associations (HOAs) often have a unique set of issues to deal with when it comes to installing new irrigation systems or updating older ones. Not only do they need to gain approval to begin the project, but they also need to make sure it goes off without a hitch. The investment must pay off in the eyes of homeowners and their fellow board members. Here are some of the top issues HOA board members face, and how they can

Why You Should Get an Irrigation System
Why You Should Get an Irrigation System
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Category: Residential Systems

As you can probably guess, there are many benefits to owning a professionally-installed irrigation system. However, some are more visible than others. We all know that irrigation systems give you a lush green lawn, but did you know these systems can help you create new opportunities, save money and avoid fines? Let’s take a look at what a new or updated irrigation system could mean for you.

 

Set It and Forget It

 

When you have an irrigation

Six Types of Grass for Florida Lawns
Six Types of Grass for Florida Lawns
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Category: Grass & Lawn

Whether you’re planting a new lawn or starting over, you may be surprised to find that you have options when it comes to choosing your grass. However, there are a few factors you should consider before you make your choice. For example, you’ll have to think about the conditions your lawn will need to endure, the type of irrigation you use (do you uses salt water?), and the ph of your soil. You’ll also want to consider your lifestyle.  Do

How to Revive a Dead Lawn
How to Revive a Dead Lawn
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Category: Lawn Care

 

The one good thing about a dealing with a dead lawn is that it can only get better. However, many homeowners aren’t sure where to start or what to do. So today, we’re going to lay down a few tips and tricks, to help get back that lush, green lawn you deserve.

 

Look for Problem Areas

 

If your lawn has problem areas, you’ll want to find out what is causing them. Is the problem related to a

May Flowers: Our Florida Favorites
May Flowers: Our Florida Favorites
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Category: Flowers & Garden

In honor of the month of May, we decided to count down our favorite native flowers from Florida. As you go through the list, you’ll notice that many of these flowers are well-suited to Florida’s tropical conditions — something to consider when you’re planning your own landscapes and gardens.

 

  1. The Blanket Flower (Gaillardia)

The blanket flower, also known as the Indian blanket or fire wheel, is loud and bright, like the Florida sun. Its petals can be patterned

How Golf Courses Keep Their Fairways Green
How Golf Courses Keep Their Fairways Green
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Category: Commercial Irrigation Systems | Golf Course Irrigation

Who always has the best looking lawn in town? Your local golf course, of course. Here, you’ll find miles and miles of impeccably manicured fairways — because good turf, leads to better play — and more repeat business. That’s why golf courses are among the first businesses to bring their commercial irrigation systems up to par and employ new techniques keep those miles of greenery, green. Today, I’m going to give you a few tips, inspired by their success, to

How to Save Money on Your Current Irrigation System
How to Save Money on Your Current Irrigation System
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Category: Irrigation Systems | Money Saving Tips | Sprinkler Systems

For Tampa homeowners who want to save money on their water bills, there are many ways to save outside. From watering at the right times, to maximizing coverage when you do water, there are many ways to optimize the way you’re using your irrigation system to save money now. And no, in many cases you do not need to install a brand new irrigation system. Often, all it takes are a few simple changes or repairs.

 

Adjust Your

11 Important Steps To Prepare for a Commercial Irrigation System Installation
11 Important Steps To Prepare for a Commercial Irrigation System Installation
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Category: Commercial Irrigation Systems

Is your company ready to make the leap and install a new commercial irrigation system? The road to installation day is not always an easy one, but greener days are surely ahead. Here are a few tips to help you along the way:

 

  1. Take Inventory

 

Before you get started, you’ll want to make sure you understand where your property lines are. If you already have a commercial irrigation system installed, think about what you like about your current solution

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