Check for leaks oftenPeriodically, check for leaks in your irrigation system. Look for wet spots, small holes or depressions in the ground - this may indicate an underground
Check your sprinkler system frequently (at least monthly during irrigation season) for broken or misaligned equipment to ensure you are watering your lawn and not the house, sidewalk or street.
Get smartInstall a smart controller or rain sensor that automatically adjusts the sprinkler system run time and / or schedule to react to changing weather conditions. Castle Rock Water offers rebates for smart controllers and rain sensors. Learn more about our rebate program.
Conduct an irrigation audit
Irrigation system efficiency should be better than 75 percent. However, most systems run at 55 percent. Run off, improperly adjusted spray heads and leaks account for most inefficiencies. An irrigation audit will help make sure a system is running as efficiently as possible.