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Preparing Drip For Winter

Winterizing Irrigation Systems
By scheduling a winterizing program, you will ensure the life of the watering system and head off any potential start-up problems in the spring. Winterizing is accomplished by properly draining the system before the onset of frost and snow in order to prevent the expansion of water left in the system – and the subsequent cracking of irrigation lines.

Here are several tips to preparing a system for winter, depending on the type of irrigation installed: