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What is an Outdoor Sump Pump?

As a homeowner, maintaining proper drainage is crucial when it comes to protecting your investment. The last thing you want is water pooling near your foundation and causing structural damage. Even if the water isn’t seeping into your home, excess moisture leads to soil expansion and can seriously damage concrete slab or pier and beam foundations. In areas of heavy …

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When and How Much to Irrigate – Calculating Evapotranspiration

Most homes in the Dallas – Fort Worth area have an automatic irrigation system, but it can be difficult to determine the ideal frequency and duration of time to water your landscape. Keep reading for tips on calculating how often to run your drip irrigation or sprinkler system. How Often Should I Run My Sprinkler System? Choosing when and how …

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How to Avoid Broken Sprinkler Heads

Lee Engineering goes above and beyond to ensure that your sprinkler system is efficient and effective. In this video, DJ explains how Lee Engineering repairs busted sprinkler heads with “funny pipe” to prevent future damage to your irrigation system. Avoid Broken Sprinkler Heads with Funny Pipe Transcript: Hello, I’m DJ with Lee Engineering. Today we’re going to talk about the Lee …

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Converting to Drip Irrigation

  Keep watching as Zach discusses converting traditional irrigation zones to drip irrigation and the benefits of drip irrigation in Dallas – Fort Worth. Transcript: Hi, I’m Zach with Lee Engineering. Today I want to talk to you about converting sprinkler system zones to drip irrigation. We will also discuss why drip irrigation is popular in the Dallas – Fort …

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Drainage Solutions: Catch Basins VS Inlets

 Drainage Catch Basins vs. Inlets Drainage expert, Willy Gugel, demonstrates the difference between catch basins and drainage inlets. To an untrained eye, catch basins and inlets look very similar. Both drainage solutions have a 12-inch by 12-inch surface grate and subsurface piping. However, the difference between a drainage catch basin and an inlet lies just beneath the soil. Keep …

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Lee Engineering Irrigation Services

Watch the video as Licensed Irrigator Steve Thompson explains how Lee Engineering goes above and beyond to provide quality irrigation system design, installation, and maintenance in Dallas Fort Worth. Transcript: Hi, I’m Steve Thompson with Lee engineering here in Kennedale Texas. Today I want to spend just a minute and talk to you about how we’re different than a lot …

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Benefits of Pressure Regulating Spray Heads

“Irrigation accounts for more than 30% of total household water use, on average, but can be as much as 60% of total household water use in arid regions.” – Environmental Protection Agency If you live in a neighborhood with high water pressure, you’ve probably noticed sprinkler systems spraying a fine, misty fog onto landscapes. Without pressure regulation, these sprinkler systems …

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Irrigation Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic

With recent news around coronavirus (COVID-19), we recognize that homeowners are facing unique challenges when it comes to maintaining landscapes. Luckily, irrigation and drainage services are considered an essential function and are easily administered while respecting social distancing procedures.

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6 Quick Irrigation Tips for Water Conservation

Follow these 6 quick irrigation tips to start saving money and conserving water this year! #1 – Irrigation System Maintenance – Seasonal Check-up Hire a Licensed Irrigator to perform seasonal irrigation check-ups. Between service, canvas your yard for broken sprinkler heads and take action right away if you see damaged rotors or valves. #2 – Regulate Water Pressure – PRS …

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How Often Should I Run My Sprinkler System During the Winter?

You may be asking, “How often should I water my lawn during the winter months?” Every homeowner dreams of showcasing a beautiful lawn all year, but it can be tricky to determine how often to run your irrigation system during the fall and winter. If you are unsure about seasonal watering schedules in Texas, keep reading! Running Your Irrigation System …

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