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Springtime Maintenance On Your Irrigation System

Once you have installed an irrigation system, it is important to protect your investment.   It is important to winterize your irrigation system. It is just as important to maintain the your irrigation system during the spring. You want your irrigation in tip top condition for the entire season going into summer. Here is a step by step guide on ...

Why winterize your sprinkler system?

A very good question, indeed.  For a number of years, I worked as the Irrigation secretary here at Horizon, and one of my duties was to contact any of our customers at the end of the season who had not winterized their sprinkler systems.  I had a number of clients over the years who never winterized the sprinklers ever, and ...

“Goodnight Irene……

...... goodnight Irene.  I'll see you in my dreams."  Huddie Ledbetter   Irene just as she made landfall in the CarolinasHurricane Irene has now come and gone in the Northeast, but her aftermath will be with us for months to come.  Our thoughts and prayers are with all who are dealing with flooding and personal loss, and our deepest sympathies ...

July is Smart Irrigation Month!

July is Smart Irrigation Month, and a perfect time to reassess the efficiency of your lawn sprinkler system.  If you have been thinking about making some changes to your sprinklers because of alterations to your property or if your system is older and not equipped with some of the newest water saving features, you may be able to benefit from ...

Rain, rain in the drain, hopefully

Today is a visually stunning spring day in Wyckoff, NJ - the sky is the most beautiful blue with just a smattering of puffy clouds.  It is a welcome sight after the many days of continual rain and drizzle we just had.  As much as I am itching to start writing about all things green, a soggy wet area in ...