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SMART Irrigation Month

JULY DECLARED SMART IRRIGATION MONTH


July is traditionally the month of a peak demand for water for lawns, gardens and landscapes in North America. The Irrigation Association named July as Smart Irrigation Month to increase public awareness about simple practices and innovative technologies homeowners, businesses and property managers can use to:


Homeowners typically overwater lawns and landscapes by up to 30 percent. By selecting and planting carefully, watering wisely, and maintaining and upgrading automated irrigation systems, consumers can save money, save water and see better results.


To find a certified local professional to design, install, maintain or audit your irrigation system, visit www.irrigation.org/hirecertified. For tips on efficient irrigation, go to www.smartirrigationmonth.org.


Smart Irrigation Month is an initiative of the Irrigation Association, a non-profit industry organization dedicated to promoting efficient irrigation. Visit www.irrigation.org to learn more.