Sprinklers London KY

Local resource for sprinklers in London. 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.

Laurel Landscaping
(606) 528-3186
2200 Level Green Rd
Corbin, KY
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Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Dial One Genesis Fire Protection Inc.
(513) 631-5261
1538-A Brewster Avenue
Florence, KY

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Lexington Lawn & Landscape
(859) 253-3537
900 Floyd Dr
Lexington, KY
Brown Sprinkler Corp
(859) 233-1283
742 Werne Dr Ste A
Lexington, KY
Irrigation Specialist
(859) 273-6683
3505 Amber King Ct
Lexington, KY
Pine View Farm
(606) 598-5326
174 Highway 1524
Manchester, KY

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Fire Equipment Service Company Fesco
(502) 776-1551
868 Dr W J Hodge St
Louisville, KY
C & C Fire Sprinkler & Inspections Inc
(859) 254-2365
100 Mercer Ct Ste 130
Lexington, KY
MidWest Sprinkler Corp
(502) 637-2311
1420 S Jackson St
Louisville, KY
Evenflow Fire Protection LLC
(502) 637-9825
718 West Oak St
Louisville, KY
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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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