Rain Sensors: How They Work

Rain Sensors are a fantastic addition to your automatic sprinkler system. They constantly monitor the weather on your property, and can tell your irrigation controller to delay running until things dry up. We’ve all seen sprinklers running in the rain and thought, “What a waste of water!” Well, how many times do you think it has happened on your property? […]

Winterization

Without proper preparation, your sprinkler system could be damaged by freezing temperatures. Here are some helpful tips and information from Rain Bird’s Homeowner’s Guide to Winterization. Insulate Shut off the water supply to the irrigation system and protect the main shut off valve against freezing. Wrap it with insulation (foam insulation tape and a plastic bag) to protect it […]