Monthly Archives: February 2016

How Can I Improve my Irrigation System

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All of us are aware of the need to have an effective and waterwise reticulation system. But that doesn’t just happen. It requires planning and sometimes modifications to your irrigation set up. It may also be that your irrigation controller needs reprogramming for optimal watering efficiency. Some common problems that you may experience include: Water […]

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The World’s Worst Irrigation Controller

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What can I say?… If you have one of these then you know what I’m talking about. They are one of the most difficult and least intuitive to program. We can fit a better one for you! This is the Brighton Reticulation Blog and our main site can be found here For service or advice […]

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Irrigation Servicing and Repair

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Where do we go? We are based in Yanchep, and specialise in all suburbs from Joondalup to Two Rocks. Suburbs we service include Alkimos, Eglinton, Trinity, Butler, Jindalee, Quinns Rocks, Mindarie, Clarkson, Merriwa, Kinross, Currambine, Iluka, Carramar, Banksia Grove and Tapping. We may go further south, but if not we can connect you with someone […]

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How to Fix a Broken Irrigation Pipe

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Ok so you’ve stuck a spade through a PVC pipe or maybe just pierced it. How do you repair it without digging it all up so you have enough flex to insert a coupling? There are two options. The first is the best option for a significant break and that is to use a slipfix/ […]

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My Reticulation Won’t Come on

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Sometimes your reticulation¬†isn’t working on one station because there is no power getting to the solenoid to open it. I was in Two Rocks today with this exact problem and it turned out a dog had chewed the wires and broken them. What to do in these situations?… Firstly – check that there is power […]

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My Solenoid is Stuck on

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A common problem at this time of year is for one station to remain on while the system goes thru its cycle. Or you may have a constant weep around sprinklers Depending on what type of solenoid you have it is most likely going to be a faulty diaphragm. Usually it is best just to […]

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