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Time Change Water Restrictions

We just set our clocks back one hour, now it is time to turn your Orlando irrigationcontroller back to one day per week using the following watering schedule: Even numbered homes water on Sunday. Odd numbered homes or homes with no address water on

Posted in Irrigation Controller - Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Sprinkler Timer, Time Change, Winter

Do Not Neglect Your Irrigation

I know that it just froze this week and that it may freeze again soon. So, keep an eye on your irrigation in Orlando. We do not want it to get away from us. Make sure you run your Orlando

Posted in Irrigation Maintenance Orlando, Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Winter

Freezing Weather Landscape and Irrigation Tips

It’s cold here in Orlando! What should you do for your Orlando lawn and landscape? Well, there isn’t much you can do. But, you can cover your plants that are not cold tolerant. There will be frost damage on your

Posted in Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Winter

Plants and Grass Do Not Waste Water, People Do!

Plants and Sod do not waste water, PEOPLE DO! That’s right, most of us waste water. Last night, temperatures in Orlando dropped to the 40’s. During the month of December, plants and sod need less than 2 inches of water.

Posted in Save Money & Water - Irrigation Orlando, Sod- Orlando, Winter

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

Now it should be 2 times a week!

This morning it was over 70 degrees out! It is time to add the second day to the irrigation system. You should be running the irrigation about 20 minutes on the spray zones and 60 minutes on the rotor zones.

Posted in Save Money & Water - Irrigation Orlando, Sprinkler Timer, Winter

Irrigation Winterization in Orlando, Florida

What is winterization, you say? Well, in Central Florida there is no such thing. For the most part we water all year long. Irrigation needs to be greatly reduced in the winter, however. When the weather gets hot you will

Posted in Orlando Irrigation & Rain, Save Money & Water - Irrigation Orlando, Winter