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No Water?

Are you dealing with no water when you turn on the irrigation system? There are 2 simple things it could be. Reason #1: Rain Sensor. Reason #2: Water is turned off by your water purveyor. It could rain enough to

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Save Money & Water - Irrigation Orlando, Sprinkler Timer

Sand in Sprinkler Heads?

We are have a high number of irrigation systems with sand in the sprinkler heads. This is different than normal. The systems that are collecting a lot of sand seem to be reclaimed water systems. It seems as if reclaimed

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain

Do Not Waste the Water!

The general consensus for most homeowners is  that they are using too much water for irrigation. Yes, it is true. We are using too much water! Several utility companies are turning off the reclaimed water during the day, and even

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Save Money & Water - Irrigation Orlando, Seminole & Orange County Water Restrictions

Wet But Dry

Does your yard look dry? Does it look like the sprinklers are hitting the dry spot? We may have an answer for you. It may be as simple as not running the irrigation long enough. That is an easy fix:

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Save Money & Water - Irrigation Orlando

Is Your Landscape Established?

Some people may be wondering “My landscape is dry and it was installed last fall. Should it be established?” Typically it would be established, but we had a long, cold winter for Florida. Last year on November 1, 2010, we

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Winter

When Your Irrigation Timer Isn’t Working

If your irrigation system stopped working and you surmise it has something to do with the controller / timer, here are a few things to check: This may seem like a no-brainer, but make sure the water to the irrigation

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Rain Sensor, Sprinkler Timer

Florida Water Star Irrigation System

The Florida Water Star Irrigation System is the future of Irrigation. There is a lot more than just irrigation involved with Water Star. The other Factors are Landscape and the Plumbing of your home. The Irrigation Water star starts with

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain

Time Change

Well, we set the clocks back. Now it’s time to turn your irrigation controller back. One day per week. Yes – one day per week… no there is not an echo in here. Odd addresses get to water on Saturday

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Seminole & Orange County Water Restrictions

Should I Put My Timer Inside or Outside?

Should I have my sprinkler timer/controller inside or outside? The answer to this question is all based on personal preference. I, personally, like the timer/controller outside. Here is why: if it is outside nobody has to be at home to

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Time to Turn Back Your Irrigation

Well here it is, time to turn back your irrigation controller. When it is time to re set your clocks or “Fall Back” it is also time to turn back yourOrlando irrigation controller. We will only be able to water

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Time Change