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Control Box Upgrade

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Spring is the busiest time of year for the replacement of reticulation control boxes. At the end of winter we stroll out to switch the retic back on only to discover the box has died and needs replacing. We specialise in the supply and installation of top quality reticulation control boxes and generally prefer the […]

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Irrigation Servicing in Northern Suburbs

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From $85.00 inc GST We are less than 30 days away from Spring and the time when you can turn your reticulation back on. At Brighton Retic and Turf we offer a ‘spring special’ each year – a basic service for folks who know things are in reasonable order but just want someone to do […]

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How Long Do I Put My Reticulation on For?

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This is not a question with a simple answer, because the response depends on the type of sprinklers you are using and how they apply water. The goal is to get 10ml of water to your lawn/garden each time they operate so different nozzles will require different run times. For example regular pop-ups can be […]

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How To Fix a Sprinkler

Firstly we need to determine what kind of sprinkler it is and what is actually broken – a standard pop-up, a gear drive or some other kind. Here’s a brief summary of the most common problems you can expect to encounter and their solution: a) It doesn’t spray – in this case the nozzle is […]

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My Most Common Fix

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  If I had to name the most common ‘fix’ I do over summer it would be replacing the risers on sprinklers that have been driven over. It happens all the time! If you discover that your system seems to have lost some pressure on a station then look for 1 or more sprinklers with […]

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