Irrigation Systems FAQs



FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT IRRIGATION SYSTEMS

Q. Can I do my own Irrigation Plan or should I consult a Professional?

A. Planning and installing an irrigation system is very time consuming and needs to be done right for it to be successful. It is recommended that you get a professional to plan out your irrigation system.

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Q. Is it expensive to have a Professional plan your Irrigation System?

A. What you will spend in hiring a professional to plan your irrigation system, you will save in the long term by having a well functioning landscape.

Q. How do I know what Irrigation System is best for me?

A. When you hire a professional, they will work with you to get the best type of system for your needs. They will take into consideration the water, source, soil type, pressure and climate of your area.

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Q. How long will it take to complete my Irrigation System?

A. It really does depend on how big your landscape is and how large the irrigation system needs to be. For smaller jobs it may take one to two days, but for larger jobs it can take up to a week.

Q. Does having a sprinkler system really save time?

A. It will definitely save you time, for you can go away on trips, be at work or be doing anything else, and the sprinkler system will water your plants for you.

Q. But will a sprinkler system do the job as good as I could?

A. You will find that the irrigation system will do a better job, for the right amount of water is dispersed at the right time, to maintain a luscious garden.

Q. Will I have any problems operating the system?

A. These systems are automatic, which means that the contractor has set up all the times for you, all you have to do is sit back and watch your landscape being looked after.

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Q. Would it be cheaper if I install an Irrigation System myself?

A. No, in the long run it will end up costing you more if you install your own system. A professional contractor knows all the ins and outs of the plumbing and pipe installations, as well as the appropriate equipment, materials and sprinkler patterns needed for your landscape. It will not only save you money but time as well.

Q. Does an automatic sprinkler system use more water than I do watering by hand?

A. No, it will actually help to conserve water. These systems have rain and controller sensors, so your lawns will only be watered when it is needed. Your landscape will not be over-watered or under-watered; it will be just what is required to keep your lawns and plants looking great.

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