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  1. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hey there, My tenants destroyed some non-standard valve box top. Take a look at this thing. The top is 9" exactly, with a hole right where the brand is... looks something like AMEX and Plymouth or something. All the valve boxes you buy in the store are 10" or 6", and the top never says its...
  2. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hello Everyone, I'm renting a trencher to run electric to a shed. Although I haven't architected it, I also need water out there.. I would like to run whatever piping is necessary to a support a sprinkler manifold or maybe a simple hose spigot. Would I use PEX or PVC for this ? Is there...
  3. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    I had to replace my pressure tank this last year and even before that my well pump struggled keeping all the sprinkler heads up. If I allow the pressure tank to pressurize for a couple minutes before firing up a zone, there’s no problem but if I have the zones run back to back several full...
  4. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    guys i have a multi-meter and need to identify sprinkler wires in the field and match them to wires at the clock. since i cannot connect both ends i cant check continuity right ? any ideas ?
  5. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    I have a sprinkler system currently with 4 zones. I have rachio control setup which can take upto 8 zones. Excuse the drawing. Orange dots are sprinkler heads. I'm considering extending to 8 zone. zone 4 is all the in the back of the house near my garden area. This is where I want to install...
  6. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    In the process of designing an in-ground residential sprinkler system and would like to create a zone at the back edge of the property that is activated based on a motion sensor monitoring the back edge. I know that Hunter has a sensor based controller, but there aren't any motion sensors, just...
  7. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Our new house has a strange, in-ground irrigation system. It's totally manual, no wires anywhere. There are a couple of hoses sticking out just below the outside faucet, but not long enough to reach by themselves. I've connected a short (6 foot) garden hose to them, just to verify that the...
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