Did you know that, in addition to saving you time, there are many more advantages of installing a home irrigation system? Not only does a residential irrigation system give you more time to do other daily tasks, but it saves you money in the long run as well. Also, your plants and flowers will be protected from diseases and gardening will be easy and fun. Simply your life while you beautify your garden with a home irrigation system.
Do Away with Diseases
Installing a home irrigation system means that water will be delivered directly to your plants’ roots rather than to the soil surrounding each plant. In this way, unwanted weeds surrounding your plants cannot germinate and overrun your beautiful garden. Having water delivered directly to the roots also reduces the chance of leaf diseases caused by water build-up. Say goodbye to blight diseases as water going straight to the root eliminates these hazardous diseases altogether.
Water and Time Conservation
Hand-watering your garden takes up a considerable amount of time. You have to remember to water your plants every morning before you go to work and then again after you come home. For most people, this is simply too much. With a hectic work life and family life, finding the time to properly water your garden can be difficult. Many home irrigation systems can be scheduled to run daily or weekly, depending on how much water your particular plants need. An efficient irrigation system will help you save money on your water bills as well!
Protect Soil and Nutrients
Hand-watering poses more problems than taking up your time and wasting your money. When hand-watering your garden, it’s very easy to overdo it and water your plants way too much. This jeopardized the integrity of your soil structure. When this happens, nutrients can escape from the plants and into the oversaturated soil. This may lead to root diseases among many of your plants that can easily spread throughout the garden. Installing a drip or sprinkler irrigation system will eliminate over-watering of your plants as it ensures that each plant gets the proper amount of hydration straight to the root.
Irrigation, Outdoor Lighting, and Drainage from Aqua-Bright
For more information about outdoor lighting, irrigation, and drainage for your Maryland home, call Aqua-Bright today at 410-489-9009 or take a tour of our website. We offer top-notch irrigation services from seasoned professionals. You can follow Aqua-Bright Irrigation & Illumination on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn for more updates and information about our illumination and irrigation services! For examples of our work, check us out on Pinterest, too.