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How Drip Irrigation May Be More Beneficial

Residential Large Landscape Area

This article is an installation guide for drip irrigation installation on large residential landscape areas. Having a large residential area to water can be a bit overwhelming at times. It is important to always remember that with a little patience and a lot of reading you can install your own drip irrigation system without the assistance of a professional. Sprinkler Warehouse offers a wide array of products to help with any type of large-scale residential landscape.

How to Install: Residential Large Landscape Area

  1. Layout the 1/2″ tubing and secure it with 1/2″ tubing stakes
  2. For hard-to-reach trees or shrubs, connect 1/4″ distribution tubing to 1/2″ hose using 1/4″ barb fittings
  3. Use 1/4″ drip line to loop around trees. Connect the drip line to the 1/2″ hose using a 1/4″ barbed tee
  4. Use Jet Sprays or Micro sprinklers on a spike with a 12″ spike for flowers or ground cover

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Advantages: Residential Large Landscape Area

  • Saves up to 70% of your water
  • No unsightly runoff in high visibility areas
  • No damage to walls or entryways

Note: Don’t add too many drip emitters as this can reduce the overall delivery capabilities of your system.