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Wanneroo Irrigation and Reticulation Repairs and Servicing

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If you live in Wanneroo then we’d love to help you with your reticulation and turf needs. As a local business Wanneroo is one of the primary areas we seek to service. Whether its a big old block on a bore, a hobby farm or a new residential lot we can help you get everything working as it should […]

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How to Add a Solenoid When Things are Tight

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Holidays started today and then I got a call… ‘Can you just come and wire up some solenoids for me? I haven’t a clue how these things work’. It was another landscaper but someone who wasn’t confident with retic. ‘Sure…’ I said. That’ll take 5 mins. And then I got there and discovered he was […]

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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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Here’s an Idea

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Remember those old holiday shacks with grass driveways that always showed the furrows where the car had been driven into the asbestos shed at the back of the property? Well maybe grass driveways are on the return. This story in the news today is about a local Perth bloke who installed a special grass driveway […]

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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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Control Box Need An Upgrade?

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Does your controller look like this one? Chances are if it does then it might need replacing… Give me a call on 0400044236 for great prices on a new controller all set up and ready to go! This is the Brighton Reticulation Blog and our main site can be found here For service or advice […]

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Solenoids are Directional

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So you have put a new solenoid on but it doesn’t seem to be sealing? Chances are you may have put it on back to front. Yes – solenoids are intended for water flow in one direction only. If you can’t seem to get the water to stop then check the base of the solenoid […]

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Only One Station Comes on?

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    This week I went to a property where there were 5 retic stations wired up, but only station 3 would come on. As with all these problems it is important to begin at the controller and follow wiring and piping from there. I put the controller on station 1 and tested for voltage. […]

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My Retic Won’t Stop – What Causes That?

If you have set your retic to come on automatically but find that it doesn’t switch off then chances are you have set it incorrectly. The most common cause of this issue is setting an identical start time for each station. When you set your retic you generally only need one start time to get […]

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