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Tip of the Month – October Sprinklers

Tip of the month:

October temperatures can dip overnight.  Protect your irrigation system from sudden or overnight freeze to prevent costly damages.

  • Shut off the water to your irrigation system (this valve is normally located inside the house).
  • Open your petcock valve connected to your vacuum breaker.


  • Drain the excess water at the shut off valve.
  • Open the end drain of your system (located in a valve box in your yard.


  • Wrap up your exposed pipes and your vacuum breaker.