Irrigation Systems Blog
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
What Is a French Drain?
If you've never heard of a french drain, don't worry. It's not a drain central to France, nor is it some weird food dish. It's a very significant drain that goes by a few different names (i.e., trench drain, filter drain, weeping tile, rock drain, etc.). It's...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 29 seconds
Monday, April 15, 2019
When Is The Best Time To Water My Florida Grass?
Your lawn is usually the first impression made on new guests to your home. A patchy yard could be an awkward first hello for some homeowners, and in Florida, the heat can really patch it up (and not in a good way). So how can one keep their lawn looking luscious in Florida? Watering it correctly is...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 52 seconds
Monday, March 18, 2019
Is your irrigation system ready for Spring?
With warm weather on the horizon, it’s time to take a close look at your irrigation system and get it in tip-top shape for Spring.
Winters are often rough on irrigation systems. Water might have seeped into your system over the winter, and caused damage after freezing and thawing. Your sprinkler...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 33 seconds
Monday, February 11, 2019
What is a Well Pump?
Well, water can be a total blessing. There's no monthly water bill; it's easy to filter the water coming in, well systems are easily able to keep out of sight, there's nothing else lurking in your water so long as the well is properly functioning, what more could you want? Unfortunately in some...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 45 seconds
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Proper Drainage on Property
Florida is one wet place. Besides being surrounded by water, the Sunshine State is known for lots of rain and hurricanes too. This can ultimately lead to lots of water in places it shouldn't be. Thankfully when this issue happens, proper drainage saves the day! How can someone be sure that their property...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 40 seconds
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Install Irrigation System
Who doesn't want a bright, full, healthy green yard? That type of picture-perfect grass starts from the ground up, literally. Installing a new irrigation system can bring life back into your yard and keep it looking fresh. What goes into the installation of an irrigation system? Is it as simple as digging...
Estimated reading time: 2 minutes, 13 seconds
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Millions of people rely on city water every day for many things. There’s a lot that goes into making sure the water that’s distributed to the public water supply is safe. What stops the water from getting contaminated and how does the process work? It’s a system called backflow prevention....
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 34 seconds