Category Archives: Control Boxes

Reticulation Control Boxes Supplied and Fitted in Perth

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The ESP-RZX Controller provides zone based set up that is easier to understand by untrained users. We supply and fi, 6 and 8 zone models at $385.00 inc GST and $415.00 inc GST respectively. These controllers are easy to use, have a 3 year warranty and no dials to get sticky or break off. The […]

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Winter – The Control Box Killer

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Its very common over winter for control boxes to die, either because the door has been left open and rain has affected the circuitry or because of power spikes. So come Spring when its time to turn the retic back on you find yourself with a dead box. Unfortunately nothing can be done for boxes […]

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Joondalup Irrigation Control Box Installation

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? About 18 months ago I installed a Hunter X core at a property in Joondalup and in the last month or so it has stopped operating. I went to assess it and if necessary replace it under warranty. The panel had no display and there was no power coming from the transformer, so my guess […]

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Reticulation & Irrigation Servicing and Installation in Yanchep

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If you live in Yanchep then we’d love to help you with your reticulation and turf needs. As we live in the area  Yanchep is one of the primary areas we seek to service. We can always be there promptly and often on the same day you call and get your reticulation sorted and running optimally. Don’t spend your […]

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Converting From Community Bore to Mains in ‘The Green’, Butler

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If you live in The Green Estate in Butler then you will probably have experienced the frustration most people do at not being able to control your own reticulation. You can only run tests at short times on a Saturday morning and no one can service your retic except for the designated company who charge […]

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Hydrawise Start Delay

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I like techy gadgets and I’m usually the first one to buy new technology so the Hydrawise had some real appeal. However the one feature that really lets it down is the time delay between turning a station on and it actually operating. When you’re servicing sprinklers having to wait for one minute just for […]

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Weak Wifi Signal on Hydrawise

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I’ve installed a few hydrawise controllers now and with one exception have found the biggest challenge to be that the controller struggles to pick up the wifi signal unless it is very close to the router. On all other occasions the client has either had to install a wireless signal booster or move the controller […]

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What Causes Irrigation Controllers to Fail?

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So you went to check out your control box and it has no digital display? That’s a fair sign its dead… or maybe you haven’t switched it on at the plug if its plugged in… Assuming its not a faulty RCD and that there is power to the controller, the most common reasons for failure […]

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When One Reticulation Station Won’t Work – But Everything is New

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This week I installed a new reticulation system for a client in Duncraig, but after wiring it all up I discovered that station 1 didn’t come on. I checked my wiring and it was intact. I checked the solenoids functioning and it was fine. Eventually I went back to the controller and checked that there […]

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Its Winter – Retic OFF

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As of June 1st all reticulation needs to be shut off or you will risk a fine from the Water Corp. You can still get a watering exemption for new lawn and you can still handwater, but all systems need to be turned off from now until September 1st. If you aren’t sure what to […]

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