Category Archives: Installations

Before & After

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What difference can a day make to your front yard? How about this one we did recently in Kinross? Reticulation replaced and new Sir Walter Buffalo laid. It came up looking great. Call us if you’d like to do similar to yours! This is the Brighton Reticulation Blog and our main site can be found […]

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Reticulation and Turf Installation in Mindarie

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If you live in Mindarie then there are a few things worth knowing before installing reticulation and turf. Water Flow: in Mindarie water flow is usually very good – at least 30l/min. Bores are a good idea as blocks are often large, but they can also be quite expensive. Soil Content: Expect a lot of […]

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Irrigation and Turf in Two Rocks

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It’s that time of year when people consider getting lawn laid again. The weather is cooling down and its a while before winter hits. Here’s one we did today in Two Rocks – The ground cleared and prepped with 40ml of lawn mix, 105m of Sir Walter Buffalo and a front retic install. We love […]

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Irrigation and Turf in Breakwater Estate

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  We don’t do a lot of work in Breakwater but last week we got out there and laid 320m of wintergreen after installing the reticulation the previous week. Some Hunter PGP ultras did the job off the bore. This is the Brighton Reticulation Blog and our main site can be found here For service […]

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Irrigation and Turf in Carramar

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Again we used Sir Walter Buffalo here and the result was fantastic.     This is the Brighton Reticulation Blog and our main site can be found here For service or advice with irrigation problems or the issues in this post call Andrew on 0400044236, or email us here

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Alkimos Retic and Turf

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I didn’t realise there were large half acre blocks in Alkimos, but last week we did part 1 of a retic and turf install. 100m of kikuyu and retic hooked up the mains, but to be converted shortly to the new bore and then another 600m of turf laid This is the Brighton Reticulation Blog […]

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Reticulation in Two Rocks

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When it comes to irrigationĀ in Two Rocks, especially on an established property, you need to be ready for some serious digging and some hard yakka. As the suburb name suggests there is a lot of rock up there and sometimes you just have to go around what you can’t go through. I did this job […]

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How to Cut Turf

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If you’re laying turf then inevitably you will need to trim it at some point. There are many ways to do this, but we have found the steak knife to be the most effective way. But not any old steak knife. Most knives will cut wintergreen and the softer turfs, but if you want to […]

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Large Scale Turf Laying

We have never had to do a job above 400sqm, but I have often wondered if there is a faster way to lay turf over large areas. Today I was visiting my parents and at the park opposite their home there were a crew out laying some new turf. It comes in 15m rolls and […]

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Water Water Water

Any time lay lawn we will set your retic control box for you, but after that its up to you to make sure it is actually working. Different controllers respond differently to power outages and occasionally controllers can ‘die’, leaving you with no water. A recent turf installation we did in Brighton came close to […]

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