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Watering Guidelines

Watering and mowing properly are the two things you can do to get the most out of our products and services. More than anything else, watering deeply and infrequently and mowing to 2.5 to 3 inches will dramatically improve the appearance and health of your lawn.

Watering is one of the most important elements of growing healthy grass, and is THE KEY to your role in this partnership! Some guidelines to follow when deciding on a watering pattern for your lawn:

  • In general, it is better to water deeply and infrequently, rather than short, more frequent watering. However, this depends on a number of factors:
    • Sandy soil will require more frequent watering than loamy or clay soil
    • Warm temperatures will necessitate more frequent watering than cool temperatures
    • Sunny lawns will require more frequent watering than shady lawns
  • The idea is to get water down to the root zone (6” to 8” deep) and then let the soil dry out before watering again. This will encourage the roots to dig deep for water and nutrients. Deep roots = healthy grass that won't get baked in the hot summer sun.
  • Avoid watering during the daytime hours, and during the middle of the night. Early morning is best, when the grass is wet naturally from the dew.
  • Allowing the grass to dry out during the day will discourage disease and funguses.
  • Initial setting for sprinkler systems: 45 minutes to 1 hour per zone, twice per week. Watering with a hose and sprinkler: 1.5 hours per area, twice per week

These can be adjusted to match your lawn’s soil type and seasonal temperatures.