It’s that time of year again―time to get ready for pressure irrigation. We begin pressuring up the system on April 1, with full water pressure to all customers available by April 15.
Winter can be hard on a sprinkler system. Freeze/thaw cycles can crack pipes that may not have been drained adequately in the fall. Children playing in yards or vehicles driving across lawns can break sprinkler heads. If you don’t check out your sprinklers and make repairs before we pressure up the system, you may have a geyser flooding your front yard.
Before April 1, do the following: