A semi-permanent, professionally-designed irrigation system.
Not something you hack together and connect to your outdoor faucet instead of a hose.
Check out the Water Savings Info chart below to estimate how much water you’ll save each year.
The charts below show you how much water and money you can save on your water bill when you switch from spray sprinklers to drip irrigation. These calculations are per 250 square feet—the area covered by a small Switch2Drip kit.
Converting From Turf Grass with Sprinklers to Low Water Plants with Drip Irrigation (All values are approximate and annual)
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Converting to Drip for Shrubs & Trees (All values are approximate and annual)
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Water districts and cities all around California are encouraging homeowners and businesses to remove unnecessary turf grasses and lawns. They know how much water taking out your lawn can save, so they're paying folks to do it—anywhere from $1 to $3.75 per square foot (maximums often apply).
To apply for your water district's Turf Removal Program, visit their website and carefully follow all of their instructions before doing any work.
After you're approved, Once you've been approved to replace your lawn, we can help you order the right equipment and install it yourself. We'll show you which products you'll need to:
A quick search online will turn up a great deal of general information about drip irrigation, usually provided by the irrigation manufacturers themselves. These companies, like the well-known manufacturer Rain Bird, have been selling variations of Gardener’s Drip Kits at big box retailers for some time. The attractive price grabs the attention of many home […]
You probably already understand that drip irrigation saves a lot of water compared to traditional sprinklers, but here are 5 more great reasons you should Switch2Drip. Cheap & Easy: Drip irrigation systems are cheaper and easier for homeowners to maintain than conventional sprinklers—no digging, no pipes, no moving parts. Efficient: Drip irrigation systems are up […]
Switch2Drip is program we’ve developed to help homeowners, and small businesses, switch from conventional sprinklers to drip irrigation systems—without involving an expensive contractor. We’ve taken our years of professional experience, distilled them into an easy-to-follow guide, and assembled the perfect homeowner kit of drip irrigation equipment. Here is how it works. Before you order, you’ll […]
Each Switch2Drip Kit comes with all of the equipment you’ll need to convert your existing sprinkler system to drip irrigation yourself. You’ll answer a few questions before you order to get exactly the right kit for your conversion project. We’ve created bundles that meet most homeowners’ needs, but if you need help before you order, […]