Sprinklers Jersey City NJ

Local resource for sprinklers in Jersey City. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to lawn care, lawn maintenance, irrigation, sprinkler systems, water treatment and fertilizers, as well as advice and content on healthy lawns.

Duncan Hardware
(201) 435-1700
778 W Side Ave
Jersey City, NJ
S & R Plumbing & Heating Supplyco
(201) 656-6000
3193 John F Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ
True Value Hardware
(201) 420-1687
209 Sip Ave
Jersey City, NJ
White & Shauger Inc
(201) 239-0170
54 Graham St
Jersey City, NJ
Buck Miller Automatic Sprinkler Corp
(212) 966-1980
389 Broome St
New York, NY
Modern Plumbing & Heating Supply Co
(201) 333-3174
609 Communipaw Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Grand Plumbing Suppl
(201) 309-0222
371 Sip Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Caruso Brothers Plumbing Supply
(201) 798-5758
449 Baldwin Ave
Jersey City, NJ
M & M Plumbing Supply Inc
(201) 659-6969
500 Palisade Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Boulevard Paint & Hardware Co
(201) 333-6928
1790 John F Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ

Sprinklers | Irrigation systems for your lawn and garden

Irrigation systems for your lawn and garden

Watering a lawn is one of the most iconic pastimes of the residential gardener and landscaper. While it may seem like a simple process, many people tend to overwater or underwater their lawns. Turf grasses, for instance, need an inch of water a week to remain healthy, green and growing.

When summer comes, most people rush to water their lawns as much as permissible, especially under drought conditions. However, this promotes shallow roots. Instead, water your lawn early in the day but do it as infrequently as possible – once a week or so should suffice, and you should only do it slightly more frequently during a drought. Garden plants and vegetable gardens require the same care and attention.

Planning your irrigation system before you ever lay grass will save you many headaches. There are two major types of residential irrigation: drip systems and sprinklers. While they both distribute water to your lawn, drip systems target the root, while sprinklers offer an overall coverage of the plant. Both of these watering supplies usually require tubing, but they also need different irrigation tools, such as pressurized chambers and sprinkler heads, and may require you to shift around your garden furniture.

Irrigation Systems

Drip irrigation is the most water-efficient irrigation system, since it delivers water directly to the root of plants. However, drip irrigation is either high-tech and expensive or extremely labor-intensive. You have to use precisely calibrated emitters to deliver the water on a computerized timer, or you'll have to regularly fill a porous clay vessel laid underneath the soil in your lawn with water and monitor the water distribution personally.

Sprinkler Systems

Lawn sprinklers are the most popular way to distribute water in residential landscapes. Water is piped to central locations in the yard and then sprayed through nozzles to the plants. Many sprinkler systems rotate, meaning that one ...

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