FAQs About Irrigation Systems

Gone are the days of watering your lawn by hand. It’s time to update your watering system and install an irrigation system. It’s the most convenient and efficient way to water your landscape.

FAQs About Irrigation Systems | Sprinkler System | Greenwich | Summer Rain |

What are the benefits of an irrigation system?

There is no easier or more cost-effective way to beautify your home, increase its value, and save yourself time and money. An automatic sprinkler system is the perfect solution to help you maintain a healthy, beautiful landscape.

Does an irrigation system waste water?

At Summer Rain, water conservation is at the top of our list of concerns when it comes to designing an irrigation system. most convenient and efficient way to ensure your landscape gets the water it needs without over or under watering. Your system will be designed to provide consistent, adequate, and efficient watering all over your property, without overwatering. If your area experiences a drought, or if you’re having a particularly wet week or month, you can easily adjust the system to account for these changes.

Will an irrigation system work for my property?

Our irrigation experts are fully trained in landscape irrigation and are among the best in the industry. When designing, we take several factors into consideration including, terrain elevations, sunny and shaded areas, and the current landscape and changes planned for the future. In doing so, we’re able to determine:

  • Sprinkler head placement.

  • Type of sprinkler head.

  • The best watering schedule.

  • Length of watering times.

  • Where to place the controller.

  • Location of remote control valves.

How do I choose the right company to hire?

Any irrigation system company you work with should be fully insured and licensed by the state. You may also want to inquire about association memberships such as the Irrigation Association, a local Irrigation Contractors’ Association.

Irrigation system companies should provide:

  • Licensed plumbing services, including installation of the proper backflow device when connecting the system to the main water supply.

  • Quality, long-lasting components with a written warranty.

  • On-going maintenance at specified intervals, including the non-watering or off-peak seasons.

  • Prompt customer service with live dispatch during an emergency.

  • Positive testimonials and references as well as an established list of satisfied customers.

The staff at Summer Rain Sprinkler Systems is completely licensed and trained, and Summer Rain carries full insurance coverage. In addition, we hold memberships in the Irrigation Association and the Connecticut Irrigation Contractors Association. We are known as one of the top 100 irrigation companies in America and happily serve our local community in Greenwich, CT as well as our neighboring towns. Give us a call today at 203-629-8050 or visit us on the web to learn more about our services.