Self Draining Sprinkler System - Landscaping & Lawn Care - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum
Advertisement


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Landscaping & Lawn Care

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes
Old 05-13-2016, 05:01 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2016
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 2
Default

self draining sprinkler system


Hi new to this forum. Have a home in the sierra foothills of ca (3500 ft elevation) and travel quite a bit. Our cold weather can be all over the board. So if I winterize in November we might not get rain or cold for a month, or in the spring we can get warm weather for three weeks then a week of snow, both leaving me with an unwatered yard or frozen pipes. I'm trying to figure out a way to have the system be self draining and remotely controlled. I've found several wifi controllers that have very good ratings and have heard about in line drain valves that can be placed at the low point of each run. However that seems to leave me with water in the actual valves and on the street side of the valves. Is there a way to have each valve be self draining and not have to turn the main water line off at the street?

Thanks for the wisdom

Amjay
amjay is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sprinkler system Italgrl Landscaping & Lawn Care 3 05-22-2014 10:39 PM
Sprinkler System or No Sprinkler System hoppyhere Landscaping & Lawn Care 5 07-29-2013 05:25 PM
Sprinkler System Causing Other GFCIs to trip patented Electrical 7 05-29-2013 10:42 AM
Permit For Fire Sprinklers letnes Plumbing 18 10-14-2010 05:23 PM
Cost of sprinkler system Sasha2000 Off Topic 3 07-29-2010 09:42 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts