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Benefits of Smart Controllers in Austin

Benefits of Smart Controllers in Austin

Smart irrigation controllers have changed how we water our landscapes. Our yards, like our homes, are now smart. With smart irrigation technology we’re taking better care of our lawns and gardens, conserving water, and lowering our water bills and system

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Outdoor Water Saving Tips

In warmer weather we spend more time outdoors irrigating our lawns, caring for our gardens, and washing our vehicles. To help conserve water and save money when your outdoor water-usage increases, here are some tips to follow: Lawns and Plants

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Winter Lawn Care Grass

Winter Lawn Care

Your grass may look dead in the late fall, but don’t let it fool you. It’s only gone dormant and is hibernating for the winter. You still need to maintain it so it can re-emerge strong and healthy in the

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Frosty Grass - Winterizing Your Irrigation System

Winterizing Your Irrigation / Sprinkler System

We’re fortunate to have milder winters here in Texas. However, we still experience freezing temperatures that can damage an irrigation system. Freeze-proofing your system will protect it, and at the same time allow you to irrigate during the colder months.

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Backflow Testing

If you have an irrigation system in Texas, you must have a backflow prevention assembly (BPA) installed and tested annually. These assemblies prevent any backflow of contaminated water through cross connections into the drinking water supply. Backflows and Cross Connections

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Fall Lawn Care Raking Leaves

Fall Lawn Care

The end of summer doesn’t mean an end to yard work. Warm-season grasses still need fall maintenance before they go dormant if they’re going to have a healthy re-emergence in the spring. Here are some lawn care actions you can

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Green grass lawn - How to Detect Irrigation System Leaks

How to Detect Irrigation System Leaks

An irrigation system can run trouble-free for many years, especially if it is well-maintained. But at some point, it may start leaking, and an unnoticed or unrepaired a leak will waste water and cost you money. Fortunately, there are actions

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Mowing for Your Lawn Type

Mowing for Your Lawn Type

Mowing is a basic lawn care task, but it might surprise you to know it’s not always done properly. To support and increase the overall health of your turfgrass, it’s important to follow essential mowing practices. Mowing Height The best

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