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Why you need to know how much water your current piping can flow before you purchase or build a misting or drip irrigation system

One thing I occasionally run into is my customers having problems with their water supply being able to deliver enough water to their misting or drip irrigation system. This article will show why it is important to determine your water … Continue reading

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Introducing – an interactive calculator to help determine how many misting nozzles you can safely use

Use this tool to determine how many misting nozzles can safely be used per zone. Continue reading

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What spare misting system parts you should have on hand? A solenoid

I recently wrote an article listing the components you should have on hand in the event of a misting system malfunction. Another item you should have is a solenoid valve. The solenoid valve is another vital part of a misting … Continue reading

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Intermatic Timers-Why you should not use them for misting systems

Now don’t get me wrong, there is nothing wrong with using an Intermatic timer. In fact, I own a few myself; one controls my hot water heater,  but if you are looking for an Intermatic timer to control your misting … Continue reading

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11 Benefits To Not Using Softened Water For Your Misting Or Irrigation Systems

I recently wrote an article that explains why you should not use water that has gone through a water softener to mist or irrigate your plants. The article ended with a brief explanation that a benefit of bypassing the water … Continue reading

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