RECOMMENDED WATERING SCHEDULES
Not sure what the best schedule is for your lawn? Follow these steps to plan your watering schedule for homes in the Austin metro area and greater Texas Hill Country.
#1 Choose Your Sprinkler Type
Rotors – 45 minutes per cycle
Turf Sprays – 25 minutes per cycle
Bed Sprays – 15 minutes per cycle
Drip – 45 minutes per cycle
#2 Set Your Temperature
Average High temperature below 70 degrees – system can remain off
Average High temperature 70 to 85 degrees – run system once per week
Average high temp 85 to 95 degrees – run system twice per week
Average high temp above 100 – run system at least twice per week but 3 times would be best if the water district allows.
#3 Adjust Frequency
Adjust the above run times and frequency as needed for rain fall, shade/full sun, slopes and soil type.