1. Spring is a great time to give your irrigation system a checkup to ensure it’s working efficiently.

  2. Read the Landscape Watering by the Numbers guidebook to help you determine how long and how much to water.

  3. Minimize evaporation by watering during the early morning hours when temperatures are cooler and winds are lighter.

  4. Don’t water your lawn on windy days when most of the water blows away or evaporates.

  5. Signs of overwatering: Leaves turn lighter shades of green or yellow, young shoots wilt, and sometimes algae or…

  6. Use sprinklers that deliver big drops of water close to the ground. Smaller drops and mist often evaporate…

  7. Timing is everything when it comes to irrigation. Learn how to set your controller properly.

  8. If water runs off your lawn easily, split your watering time into shorter periods to allow for better…