Many South Florida residents irrigate their yards year-round, with more than 50% of annual home water use being used for outdoor watering or irrigation. However, it is not uncommon for residents to apply double the amount of water (or more) than actually needed to maintain a healthy, vibrant landscape. South Florida yards normally only need to be irrigated up to twice a week for 15 minutes.
Did you know? Smart irrigation helps water users save money while protecting South Florida's water resources? A win/win.
To increase awareness around proper irrigation techniques, the Irrigation Association created the annual Smart Irrigation Month initiative; it is now celebrated throughout July to promote water conservation.
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