Setting the Watering schedule

Use your precipitation information and current ET data to develop a watering schedule; then use the schedule to reprogram your controller or to water by hand. The discussion here assumes you'll be using a controller, but if you're watering manually then simply write the schedule down and follow it.

To truly save water, reprogram your controller at least four times a year, when the seasons change. Ideally, you adjust the watering schedule every time a significant weather change occurs. Smart controllers make those adjustments automatically; you could skip this section and go buy a smart controller. But assuming that you have a conventional timer, here's help for you:

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Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

How would you like to save a ton of money and increase the value of your home by as much as thirty percent! If your homes landscape is designed properly it will be a source of enjoyment for your entire family, it will enhance your community and add to the resale value of your property. Landscape design involves much more than placing trees, shrubs and other plants on the property. It is an art which deals with conscious arrangement or organization of outdoor space for human satisfaction and enjoyment.

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