Lawn Sprinklers

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How to Adjust the Water Pressure and Flow Rate in Sprinklers

You can save hundreds of gallons of water every year.

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Low-Tech Clay Pot Irrigation

Spend more time enjoying your garden and less time watering.

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Does a Well Used for Lawn Irrigation Need a Pressure Tank?

The deeper the well, the more power your pump will need.

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Sprinkler Repair Basics

What do you do when you wake up to a geyser in your lawn?

A sprinkler head watering the lawn.
How to Winterize a Sprinkler System

Preparing your sprinkler system for winter's cold weather will prevent work down the line.

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Repair a Pulsating Sprinkler in 6 Steps

A pulsating sprinkler is a lawn sprinkler that delivers a low stream of water in a large area.

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How to Repair a Cracked PVC Sprinkler System

A small crack can lead to big problems.

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Choose the Right Sprinkler System for Your Yard

Choosing the right sprinkler for your garden or yard provides more targeting coverage and cost savings.

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Lawn Sprinkler Repair: Main Line Break

Lawn sprinkler repair is something that can be tricky if you are unaware of what exactly is wrong.

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How to Repair a Sprinkler Valve

Your system is as effective as your weakest sprinkler.

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Installing Sprinklers to Upgrade a Sprinkler System

Installing sprinklers to expand an existing sprinkler system is a cost effective wayto do th job.

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How Does a Sprinkler Control Valve Work?

The sprinkler control valve is your automatic sprinkler system's most important element.

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How to Replace the T-Fitting for a Lawn Sprinkler Head

The t-fitting of a lawn sprinkler head is the piece that the riser attaches to.

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Sprinkler Controller: Open vs Closed Loop Systems

For some time there has been the capacity to provide the correct level of irrigation to plants.

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5 Types of Pop-Up Sprinkler Heads

Choose the right kind of pop up sprinkler heads to most effectively water your yard and gardens.

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Adding a Sprinkler Timer

Adding a sprinkler timer to an existing sprinkler system is an easy process.

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4 Common Mistakes When Replacing Your Sprinkler Manifold

It's a 'sprinkling' of advice you might find helpful.

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Build Your Own Sprinkler Manifold

The manifold valve is used to distribute water.

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How to Repair a Stuck Sprinkler Valve

A sprinkler valve can become stuck due to age, damage or if it is regularly exposed to the elements.

Sprinklers spraying water over plants.
How to Winterize a Sprinkler System Mid-Winter

Not winterizing can lead to big problems in the spring.

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How to Adjust a Rotor Sprinkler

Rotor sprinklers are a type of lawn sprinkler that helps to maintain lush green grass.

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Pop-Up Sprinkler Head Repair in 7 Steps

A pop-up sprinkler head may, as it ages, start spraying slowly or intermittently,

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How to Repair a Leaking Sprinkler Manifold

Don't waste your water drip by drip.

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How to Adjust a Sprinkler Valve

Adjusting a sprinkler valve in your sprinkler system is essential for maximizing the sprinkler system.

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Installing an Underground Sprinkler System

If you live in an area of uncertain rainfall, consider installing an underground sprinkler system.

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How to Repair a Leaking Lawn Sprinkler System

No one wants a leaky sprinkler.

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How to Replace an Anti-Siphon Valve

External spigots in your home require an anti-siphon valve.

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How to Install a Sprinkler System

Read this article for advice on sprinkler systems.

Working on a broken sprinkler head.
Your Sprinkler System Troubleshooting Guide

Solutions to 3 common sprinkler problems.

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Cleaning Sprinkler Heads

Keep your head clean, the sprinkler head that is.

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How to Build and Install a PVC Sprinkler System, Part 2

Set yourself up for years of care-free watering.

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How to Repair a Leaking Anti-Siphon Sprinkler Valve

If the anti-siphon sprinkler valve on your sprinkler system is leaking, you may be able to stop the leak.

A sprinkler head spraying water out over a green lawn.
How to Repair a Leaking Pop-up Sprinkler Head

Don't let a leaking sprinkler cost you. Find the cause and repair it with these instructions.

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How to Cap Off a Sprinkler Head

Sometimes you don't need all heads in the game.

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How to Adjust a Pop-Up Sprinkler Head

Adjust your pop-up sprinkler head's spray pattern.

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Six Steps to Install an Underground Sprinkler System

Shower yourself with information to get it done right.

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Considerations of Watering with Automatic Sprinklers

Save time and money while adding convenience and efficiency.

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How to Change Sprinkler Heads

Replace malfunctioning or damaged sprinkler heads.

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Oscillating or Rotary Sprinkler: Which is More Efficient?

Consider these facts when choosing rotary or oscillating sprinklers.

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Alternatives to an In-Ground Sprinkler System

Make sure you know what you want before getting a sprinkler.

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5 Tips to Protecting Sprinkler Heads

Sprinkler heads are the workhorses of your sprinkler system, and the parts most exposed to damaging elements.

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Removing a Sprinkler System

You can take out a sprinkler pretty easily with simple hand tools and these steps.

A sprinkler spraying water out over a lush, green lawn.
Sprinkler Timer Troubleshooting: 5 Problems and Their Solutions

If your sprinkler timer isn’t working like it should, troubleshoot it with these tips to get it back on track.

A drip irrigation line.
Connecting a Drip Irrigation Line to a Sprinkler System

Connecting the drip irrigation line in ten steps.

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How to Move Sprinkler Heads in Five Easy Steps

Make sure your sprinklers water where you want them to by moving them if necessary.