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Monday, July 16th 2018, 10:40pm

Author: mooch91

Major system design FAIL

Some of my questions, to start: Is it practical to consider irrigating about 1.25 total acres with a drinking water well as I've described it? I'm currently running it about 2.5 - 3 hours per night, 6 days a week (zones are broken up in to two programs which alternate days) for the fraction of that which is covered, and I'm still left with what I'd consider a semi-dry lawn during the hottest parts of the summer. I'm concerned that if I expand the system, I will need to run it 4-6 hours a night o...

Monday, July 16th 2018, 10:16pm

Author: mooch91

Major system design FAIL

All, I've had bad luck with irrigation system design and installation and it's time to start fixing. This is actually my second experience correcting the work of others. I hope to chronicle my approach here and look to this forum for help. I am by no means an expert, just a lawn enthusiast who has done a lot of reading about irrigation. In my previous home, I had a system installed that required some pretty significant re-work . It was a 1/4 acre property with a well, and all of the zones were i...