Author Archives: Jeff Valley (Lawn Sprinkler & Irrigation Expert)

Spring Time at Last: Time to Start Up Your Irrigation System

As we in the GTA emerge from a nasty winter that just doesn’t seem to want to quit, remember that while your lawn goes dormant to survive the big freeze, your residential irrigation system can’t. The extreme cold we experienced … Read More »

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Next Spring: A New/Renewed Sprinkler System and a New Lawn

A professionally installed irrigation system that’s regularly and properly maintained should last you 10 to 30 years. Still, everything mechanical has an expiry date of some kind. You may be able to get by with repairs for a while but … Read More »

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Winterizing Your Sprinkler

Our climate in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is variable, it’s true, but one thing you can count on is that sometime after Thanksgiving in October, the weather will get colder and our growing season will come to an end … Read More »

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Drip Irrigation – for Golf Course Irrigation Systems

New irrigation technology is proving itself in the toughest of environments – the farming industry. Even dairy farming operations in a place like Texas, where hot, dry and long summers are the norm have found that drip irrigation technology is … Read More »

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Palm Beach Ordinance Recognizes Advances in Irrigation Systems

Palm Beach, Florida is a unique community in certain ways. The area is renowned for its lush, tropical greenery and home to the rich and fabulous. Keeping up with the Jones’s is taken up a notch and it means that … Read More »

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From Drought to Flooding – Your Sprinkler System

Last year it was drought – this year it’s been wet, wet, wet and it shows no signs of changing. What’s a homeowner to do and how does it affect your home irrigation system? Too much water can be as … Read More »

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Last Minute Check on Sprinkler Valves

As the growing season winds down and before you winterize your residential irrigation system, it’s worthwhile to step back and thoroughly inspect your system for any needed changes or repairs. Over the winter, as the ground freezes, any leaks or … Read More »

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Lawn Irrigation in the Fall

Autumn brings with it the lovely warm golds and reds of falling leaves, cooler evenings and a chill in the air. It also generally brings more rain than the hot summer months and this year seems like no exception. Ask … Read More »

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Our Irrigation System Suppliers Recognized by the EPA

Here at FutureGreen Irrigation, we bring you not only the best of service from our trained and experienced technicians, we also make sure to bring you the highest quality systems, parts and components so that we can offer you true … Read More »

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Sprinkler Valve Shut Off DIY

If your residential irrigation system isn’t working as it should, naturally one of your first thoughts is to call FutureGreen Irrigation to have a look at the problem. When it comes to sprinkler systems however, sometimes the situation calls for … Read More »

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