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Algae

If you pull water from a lake or canal for your Orlando irrigation system, get ready for algae. Usually, the algae starts to grow in the spring like the plant material and the turf grass. This is normal. However, this

Posted in Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain

Need More Water??

It has been a hot winter this year and I bet you want more water for your Orlando lawn and landscape! Water is on the way, but first make sure your Orlando irrigation system is working correctly. Make sure you

Posted in Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Orlando Lawn & Landscape, Spring, Sprinkler Timer, Time Change

No Winter??

It is time to wake up your Orlando irrigation system from its winter slumber! OK, there hasn’t been much of a winter this year, but it is time to make sure your Orlando irrigation system is running as efficiently as possible.

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

My Orlando Lawn Looks Dry!

Does your Orlando lawn look dry? It might look this way because it has not rained here in a while. The ET rate (evapotranspiration rate) is only 4.5 inches, which means that your Orlando lawn and landscape needs 4.5 inches

Posted in Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Orlando Lawn & Landscape

Irrigation System Check!

Time to check your irrigation system! Most of us here in Orlando have not used our irrigation system in months. If you have been using it, you probably have not checked it to make sure it is running correctly. I

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You’re Wasting Water and Money!!!

As I drive to work in the morning, I see a lot of irrigation systems in Orlandowasting water. The first waste is when your irrigation system is running after we just had an inch of rain. Make sure your rain

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

Rain Sensor vs. Smart Controller

A rain sensor saves about 10% of your (our) water. There are studies out there that show the smart controller saving 30% of your water! The difference between a rain sensor and a smart controller is that the rain sensor

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

Rain Sensors and Smart Controllers

The law requires everyone to have a working rain sensor for their Orlando irrigation system. It is a good law! When a rain sensor is installed correctly to yoursprinkler system, it can save you 10% off your normal water bill.

Posted in Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Lawn & Landscape, Rain Sensor, Save Money & Water - Irrigation Orlando

I Have a Zone Not Working

So you have a zone, station, or cycle that’s not working. Well, a group of sprinklers that run at the same time could be called any of those names. Today, lets call it a zone. Zones are controlled by a

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Lightening Storms May Effect Your Irrigation System

Lightening Storms May Effect Your Irrigation System Please check your irrigation system in Orlando! We have had a lot of rain and you do not need to use your irrigation system right now. With the rain, comes lightening and lightening will

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Orlando Lawn & Landscape