Summer is coming. Your irrigation system needs to be in tip top shape to save water and cut costs. South Austin Irrigation can help with an inspection of your irrigation system. For more information on how we can help you, fill out the form below
South Austin Irrigation, LLC specializes in irrigation and sprinkler repair, including system restorations, alterations to existing systems, field wiring problems, valve replacements and backflow replacement and installation.
Our company can correct and repair any outdoor drainage problem you may be experiencing. Contact us for an estimate and we will quickly diagnose the problem with your system, suggest the right solution, custom design your drainage system and then professionally install the right products to suit your budget and your needs. We provide all types of irrigation services. This includes: lawn and landscape irrigation, sprinklers, drainage, spray heads, rotors, valves, nozzles, controllers, rain and freeze sensors, leaks, broken PVC, double check valves.
Customer satisfaction is our number one priority.
Don't let broken lines or damaged parts problems go unchecked or cause even greater damages to your home. Protect your home and your investment call us today at (512) 534-7449!
July 23, 2014 By Matt Sorenson
Poor drainage, which is often due to a shallow grade, is one of the banes of home landscaping. You can overcome this problem, however, by measuring the right grade. Step 1: Stake out utility lines Before you begin your project, you’ll need to identify utility lines along the path of the land you want to grade. Have representatives from the various utility companies (water, electric, gas and telephone) install flags or tags as your first step in the process. Step 2: Find the end points and mark them Locate the drainage end point on your property to help you determine the grade of … Read More...
July 17, 2014 By Matt Sorenson
Summer is an excellent time to do maintenance pruning on the fruit trees in your garden. Any cutting you do now will help keep trees healthy and manage growth into the fall and winter. 1. Practice prudent pruning Don’t just simply cut to cut. Know your tree’s fruiting habits (e.g., does the fruit on your […]
July 9, 2014 By Matt Sorenson
Too many Austin gardeners rely on once-a-week sprinkling to take care of their plants and flowers. This is especially dangerous in summer and during those times of the year (early spring and fall in particular) when most seeds are sown and adequate moisture is critical to plant/flower survival. The facts Light sprinkling rarely provides established […]
June 25, 2014 By Matt Sorenson
Are you trying to figure out new landscaping schemes for your backyard? Summer is the perfect time to do it. If you need ideas, here are three you may want to consider: 1. Plant a “centerpiece” tree The Texas state tree is the pecan: not only is it beautiful, it also produces delicious nuts. If […]
June 20, 2014 By Matt Sorenson
Are you thinking of digging up your yard to install an underground sprinkler system? Advanced planning is key to helping you avoid making unsightly mistakes. This is especially true if you opt for manual installation. Step 1: Flag and tag Once you’ve determined where you plan to dig your trenches, cut some string to the […]
June 12, 2014 By Matt Sorenson
Are your home water line pipes made of copper? Though durable, this type of piping can develop leaks around connections. And pinholes may form in pipe walls, leading to larger breaks. If your copper water pipes are starting to leak, don’t despair. You may be able to simply remove the bad section and replace it […]
June 6, 2014 By Matt Sorenson
Irrigation hoses, also known as soaker hoses, are an effective alternative to sprinklers, which can lose as much as 20 percent of their water through evaporation. And in drought-stricken Austin, that’s definitely a plus. As they age, however, irrigation hoses can become torn or kinked. The good news is that you can repair the hose […]