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Dealing with Lawn Hot Spots

Do you have hot spots in you lawn? If it is April or May, I bet you do. Here are a couple of simple things that cause spots and can be fixed easily within your Orlando irrigation system. Check the

Posted in Orlando Lawn & Landscape, Seminole & Orange County Water Restrictions

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

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

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

Stop – you’re wasting water!

Stop and check your irrigation system. It will save you MONEY! Most people here in Orlando have not needed their irrigation system during the past few months. We have had so much rain that you should not be using your Orlando irrigation system. However,

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

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

Careful! Do not over Water your Lawn

Many people are surprised to hear that you can over water your lawn. Over watering a lawn can cause fungus, weeds, attract pests, and give you a higher water bill. Here are a few quick tips you can do to

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

What Questions Should I Ask About A New Irrigation System?

Here is what you need to ask your contractor about your new irrigation system: Are you a licensed, insured, and bonded irrigation contractor? Have you obtained an irrigation permit? Is the license holder a regular employee or just a person

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

Spring Time

It is officially spring time. So, get out your gloves and start planting. Please get literature on the plant material before you install it. Make sure the plant is planted in the RIGHT spot in your lawn. The old saying

Posted in Orlando Lawn & Landscape, Spring

I Can Water My Lawn 2 Times a Week!!

Yes, you can water your lawn twice a week, but know that you should not. You only need 3.33 inches of water in March, including rain. So, subtract rainfall from 3.33 inches and that is how much you need to

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