Originally posted on Mile High Water Talk:
As temperatures rise, use these tips to be water-savvy this summer.
By Jessica Mahaffey
While the record-breaking rain hasn’t been ideal for pool time with the family this summer, it has been great for keeping our lawns green, gardens lush and water bills low. If you’re like me, you haven’t missed the chore of watering your lawn and garden.
As things warm up and dry out, it can be difficult to get back into the swing of watering our lawns wisely. Thankfully, our friends at Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado put together some great tips for getting back into the watering groove.
Take some time to inspect your sprinkler system to make sure everything is working properly. Use the ALCC checklist to find wasteful system failures and mechanical problems:
- Look at the timer and make sure it is…
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