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It’s been a long, hard winter for your yard. While your plants go dormant to cope with the colder weather, your sprinkler system can feel the effects of winter, too. Cracks in the pipes can lead to costly leaks, and broken sprinkler heads can waste water and money. Now is the perfect time to spruce up your irrigation system so you don’t waste water and money this summer.
Before you ramp up your watering this spring, look over your irrigation system by remembering four simple steps: inspect, connect, direct, and select:
Don’t forget to add “sprinkler spruce-up” to your spring cleaning list this year.
For more tips and resources visit the Portland Water Bureau’s efficiency program at www.portlandoregon.gov/water/efficiency or EPA’s WaterSense program at www.epa.gov/watersense/outdoor.
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