Start Training Your Lawn To Need And Use Less Water

Have you noticed just a hint of coolness in the air? Fall is right around the corner. We love the cooler weather (especially since we work outdoors all day!). We personally cannot wait to open our windows and sliding glass doors and let the Fall weather in. Our grass, on the other hand, needs some […]

A Good Sprinkler System Design is Essential

Installing an automatic sprinkler system is a worthwhile investment for your property. Having a professionally licensed and insured contractor install your new irrigation system is important. Ask for references and don’t always select the cheapest price. Ask about the design of your sprinkler system. Ask for references too. A good design that will use water […]

How Many Zones Should My Sprinkler Have At My Cape Coral Home?

A “zone” of an irrigation system is an area of the entire irrigation system that waters at one time. If you tried to irrigate your entire lawn at one time the water pressure would be low, the run off would be excessive and likely the flow of electricity would be high. A good irrigation contractor […]

Ants! Ants! Ants!

If you have intermittent power issues to the automatic timer to your sprinkler system there are a few things to check: 1. Is your irrigation timer plugged into a GFI? 2. Is your GFI working properly? Plug a small appliance to check. 3. Is your timer turned on? (Don’t roll your eyes, it happens!) 4. […]

Parts of a Lawn Irrigation System – Sprinkler Valve

If you are like the average homeowner you don’t really know what the specific parts are that make up your irrigation system. You just want it to turn on and water your grass and landscaping. We understand, you might know what the stock market is doing today, you may know the part I need to […]

Battery Back Up For Your Estero Sprinkler Timer

Thunderstorms in Estero Florida are a regular occurrence in the summer months. With thunderstorms comes lightning strikes. Because lightning is not particular where it strikes it’s a real possibility that it may strike your home. If lightning strikes your home it usually will trip your ground electrical outlets. This is exactly what your GFI’s are […]