Category Archives: Repairs

Spring Reticulation Service in Perth

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On September 1 we can all switch our retic back on. Inevitably that is the time when you discover that it isn’t working quite the way you hope it should. If that is the case and your retic needs servicing then give us a call on 0400044236 and we can book you in. The spring […]

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None of My Retic Works

If nothing comes on whatsoever then chances are you may have a broken common wire. We were at a job today where the back came on, but the front didn’t. The fact that the back came on eliminated the possibility of it being the master solenoid. It had to be a common wire (or all […]

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My Reticulation has Lost Pressure

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Ok so you have noticed a drop in pressure on your sprinklers. Believe it or not the first place to check is your water meter. Make sure someone hasn’t turned the pressure down here. It happens… I have no idea why people do it but that’s the first test. Then check and see if it […]

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Locating Solenoids

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This can be very easy or long and complicated. If you don’t know where your solenoids are then you will either need to dig around in the more obvious places (garden beds, start of lawn etc) or you will need to use a solenoid detector. Sometimes this is the only way to find that missing […]

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Fixing a Leaky Solenoid

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If you have a station that stays running then you have a leaky solenoid. Simple as that. You can fix it by removing the whole solenoid and replacing it, or if you are lucky you may just be able to unscrew the top, take out the ‘guts’ (diaphragm, spring etc) and replace them. If that’s […]

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Retic and Turf in Merriwa

If you live in Merriwa and need some repairs done then give us a call. We are nearby in Butler and should be able to get there quickly. We garauntee excellent, friendly service, punctuality and reasonable prices. Look forward to hearing from you

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Reticulation When Moving House

If you are moving house then at your pre-settlement inspection everything should be in working order. The sprinklers should all be spraying properly and retracting and there shouldnt be any leaks or blocked nozzles. If you arent happy with the condition of the retic then get your agent to call us and we can arrange […]

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Why You Need a Master Valve on Your Reticulation

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  Not every reticulation system in Perth has a master valve and that’s not such a good thing.   Here’s why it matters:   The master valve exists essentially to prevent you from losing water if any of your station solenoids leak. It is screwed directly onto the dual check valve / cut in tap. […]

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Reticulation and Turf in Butler

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  As a local business we can offer great prices on a new Retic system or a backyard Retic and turf package. If you’ve been living in a sandpit and dreading winter when it will all turn to mud then give us a call and we can come around and discuss what you need. Winter […]

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Low Voltage Reticulation Wiring

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  Reticulation wiring that leaves the control box is not dangerous. As a general rule if you feel anything when you touch the wires it will be a light buzzing in your finger tips. That’s because its low voltage – around 24v and it isn’t enough to hurt you. The Control box has an inbuilt […]

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