While there are no statewide mandatory water use restrictions in place now, the U.S. Drought Monitor cites abnormally dry conditions in some parts of New York and Connecticut. We always want to be wise with water use to conserve this natural resource. But, let’s face it, when our lawns begin to brown out in July … Read MorePrevent Lawn Burn Out – Water-Wise Tips
When is the last time you put your commercial sprinkler system to the test? We’re talking about getting an irrigation audit of the sprinkler system on your Westchester, NY commercial property and how this essential service visit can help you save on water bills and conserve a finite resource. What is an irrigation audit? It’s … Read MoreThree Ways an Irrigation Audit Will Save You Money
It’s no secret that the sprinkler system on your property plays a big role when it comes to keeping your lawns lush and green. For your lawn to be the envy of the neighborhood, regular watering is a must. Most summers encounter at least a couple of prolonged periods with little to no rain, but … Read MoreSprinkler Maintenance Tips for Fall from Irrigation Experts
If you enjoy having a flawless, lush green landscape surrounding your property, then you know how important it is to use proper irrigation. Did you also know that about a third of your water bill comes from your outdoor water use? That’s right, every time you turn the tap to turn on your water, it’s … Read MoreHow to Choose the Best Irrigation System for Your Property
Everybody loves summer and the lovely, lush green landscape that comes along with it. But that water bill? Yikes. You’re not alone.The average American household uses 320 gallons of water per day, and landscape irrigation is estimated to account for nearly a third of that. And as much as 50 percent of water used for … Read More8 Things To Do This Fall To Save Money On Your Water Bill Next Year
Yes, you CAN use a well irrigation system. Homeowners with wells often worry they can’t install an irrigation system. What if the irrigation well goes dry? What if there isn’t enough water pressure to run the sprinklers? Don’t worry. Today’s smart irrigation controllers regulate water usage. Chances are, you’ll use less well water with an … Read MoreHow to Use a Well Water Irrigation System: Pumps, Pressure and Other Considerations
There’s something satisfying about watching a precise sprinkler system at work — those graceful streams of water, each going exactly where your landscape needs them. But some experts estimate that as much as 50 percent of water used for irrigation is wasted due to evaporation, wind or runoff caused by inefficient irrigation. You don’t want … Read More6 Steps to Creating a More Efficient Irrigation System for Your Home
If you had a sprinkler system installed, you have no watering worries in the world, right? Just sit back and relax while the gentle spray does all the work. Well, not exactly. You’d be surprised how a few common sprinkler system mistakes can waste water and cost you money. July is “Smart Irrigation Month”, a … Read More4 Mistakes You’re Making With Your Residential Sprinkler System
During the long, hot days of summer, you might think your lawn is so thirsty it would love a good watering any time of day. But choose the wrong time to water, and you could do more harm than good. Too little water isn’t good. But neither is too much. Run the sprinkler all night, … Read MoreWhen is the Best Time of Day to Run Your Sprinklers and Water Your Lawn?
If you water your lawn with a hose and sprinklers, chances are, you’re wasting water — and money. Sure, we know how much fun it is to drag those cumbersome hoses and sprinklers around the yard over and over again. But an automatic sprinkler system effectively and efficiently waters the lawn, spreading water only when and … Read MoreCan An Automatic Sprinkler System Lower My Water Bill?