You are not logged in.

Dear visitor, welcome to SPRINKLER TALK FORUM - You Got Questions, We've Got Answers. If this is your first visit here, please read the Help. It explains how this page works. You must be registered before you can use all the page's features. Please use the registration form, to register here or read more information about the registration process. If you are already registered, please login here.

stewart.jessica

Unregistered

1

Sunday, June 20th 2010, 11:24pm

Water Spigot on or off???

My sprinkler system is hooked into an outdoor water spigot with a Y connector. The system will only work if the faucet is on.



My question is if I water at 5 am with my automatic timer, should I turn on the faucet before I go to bed?? Does turning on the faucet for automatic sprinkler timing continutally keep the water on?? Or is the water only running when the timer turns the sprinklers on??



HELP...I don't want my plants to die, but I don't want a $100 water bill!! Thanks.



Jessica

mrfixit

Moderator

Posts: 1,460

Location: USA

2

Monday, June 21st 2010, 5:25am

I believe you're supposed to leave the faucet on permanently. The timer will turn on and off the water.

Similar threads

Rate this thread