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 […]

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 […]

Southwest Florida Afternoon Thunderstorms May Affect Your Irrigation System Timer

It’s summer in Southwest Florida and there’s one thing you can count on – afternoon thunderstorms. A lightning strike in your area can trip your ground fault electrical outlets (GFI outlet) which renders them inoperable until you reset them. Why is this important to the operation of your irrigation system you may wonder? It is […]

How Will I Maintain My Lawn Sprinkler In Naples, Florida?

You are blessed enough to be a seasonal resident in Naples Florida. You have spent your snow bird days meticulously manicuring your lawn, updating your landscaping and getting your irrigation system fine tuned to maintain all of the labors of love. Now, it’s time to go back up north for the summer. You have hopefully […]

My Sprinkler Head Won’t Pop Up?

So you have an automatic irrigation system with sprinkler heads that pop up to water your yard. However, you notice that one of your sprinkler heads won’t pop up. Let’s trouble shoot to figure out what’s wrong: 1. Is Water Pressure To Blame? Each city or municipality will regulate their water pressure however they please. […]

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 […]

Rotor Heads are Sprinkler Heads

PGP-ADJ Hunter Industries A rotor head is a component of a sprinkler system that delivers water to your lawn. It’s typically referred to as a sprinkler head. The purpose of the rotor head is to deliver water to your grass in a slow even application. At R & R Sprinkler and Landscape we install rotor […]

Lee County Florida Licensing Requirements for Irrigation Contractors

Lee County Licensing Requirements for Irrigation Contractors Most folks think that obtaining an occupational license gives them permission to perform any type of work. This is a false mis-conception. You are paying a business tax that allows you to be in business but does not allow you to perform just any kind of trade activity. […]