An automatic sprinkler system is a home improvement project worth considering. Not only will it help maintain a healthy beautiful landscape which you can enjoy with your friends and family, but it’s the most convenient and efficient way to ensure your landscape gets the water it needs without over-or under-watering. When it is properly installed and maintained an automatic sprinkler system will help conserve water too.
There are many benefits related to the installation of an irrigation system in your residential or commercial landscape. Over the last 20 years or so we have seen an increase of awareness in the importance of conserving water, for many a state across America has seen the effects of drought.
By installing an automatic irrigation system that best suits your needs, you will be saving time and money. When you water by hand more than 50 per cent of the water is wasted in runoff and evaporation.
Automatic irrigation systems can be programmed to run at night when the evaporation is low, and in times of water restrictions.
Individuals who install irrigation systems will benefits greatly, but the environment will also benefit. This is so important that everyone play their part in the conservation of this precious resource.
Benefits of Irrigation Systems
An automatic irrigation system will save you plenty of time that you in the past would have spent watering your lawns, gardens and flowers. You can now have your timers set, so that watering will take place at the times that best suits your land scape and the climate where you live. You can go on that holiday knowing that your lawns and flowers will be maintained and flourishingwhen you return.
With an automatic irrigation system there is no money or water wasted, for everything is timed, programmed and these systems all have rain sensors, so every drop of water is used only when it is needed.
Whatever type of irrigation system you install, there will definitely be a greater saving on water. You can help conserve water with automatic systems, for there is no wasting of water, every drop is used not wasted away. You can save between 30 and 50 percent of the water that you would normally use with other more conventional watering methods.
When plants, crops, lawns or flowers are watered with smaller amounts of water over a longer period of time, they grow faster, for it is the ideal condition for growth. You will enjoy greener and more luscious gardens and lawns.
You will notice a reduction in the amount of weeds appearing, this is due to the fact that those areas that need water are the only areas receiving water, with the implementation of a specifically designed irrigation system.
Dreamscapes Landscape & Design can help you build an irrigation system that works for your home. Give us a call today to schedule a consultation at 360-580-5106 or fill out our contact form.