Smart Irrigation Month
Jul 2, 2013
Did you know July is Smart Irrigation Month?
Smart Irrigation Month is a public awareness campaign to promote efficient water use. July is traditionally the highest demand month for outdoor water use and the campaign highlights simple practices and innovative technologies to:
- Minimize overwatering while keeping lawns and landscapes beautiful and healthy.
- Save money on utility bills.
- Help protect community water supplies for today and the future.
Things you can do to help save water
Have a water audit performed on your property to make sure water is being used effectively and the irrigation system is operating efficiently.
Install a Smart Controller that uses real-time weather data and soil moisture sensors to automatically adjust watering to meet plant needs.
Retrofit and modernize old irrigation systems.
Replace lawn areas with desert plant material.