Water Irrigation

Irrigation FAQ: Why Aren’t My Foundation Bed Plants Getting Watered?

Jake Louwsma CLP | Sales and Marketing Manager
Posted 05/04/2021

I see the irrigation system running at my home, but none of the water is reaching the plants in the foundation beds around my house.  Is the irrigation system not adjusted correctly?

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Irrigation System Basics

Jeff Wilson | General Manager
Posted 05/24/2019

Controller:  Sometimes called the clock, this is “The brain” of the irrigation system. The controller is programmed to start the system at a given time, typically in the overnight hours. When it is time for the system to run it sends an electrical charge to the control valve it wants to open.

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Water Irrigation

Help!! My Irrigation Rain Sensor Isn’t Working!

Jeff Wilson | General Manager
Posted 05/10/2018

As a landscape maintenance contractor we receive more questions regarding irrigation than all of our other services combined. This is likely because the irrigation system is the most mysterious part of the landscape, after all, it’s invisible most of the time. This is the first post in a series where we will try to uncover some irrigation mysteries. We are going to start by answering a commonly asked question about rain sensors.

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