What is Switch2Drip?

A semi-permanent, professionally-designed irrigation system.
Not something you hack together and connect to your outdoor faucet instead of a hose.

A Weekend Project for Homeowners

  • Designed for homeowners, loved by landscape professionals
  • Get 30 minutes of free phone support from our Water Angels
  • We've thought of everything—no extra trips to the hardware store

Start Saving Water Immediately

  1. Cap your sprinklers and install our drip irrigation kit
  2. Reset your irrigation controller (your new schedule is included)
  3. Be proud of the work you’ve done to help conserve water

Professional-Grade Equipment & Methods

  • Professional-grade equipment not available at big box stores
  • Developed over 15 years by our licensed landscape contractor
  • Professionals charge $2000 or more. DIY for a lot less.

Convert your sprinklers like a pro—without the extra cost of a landscaper.

Check out the Water Savings Info chart below to estimate how much water you’ll save each year.

Water Savings Information

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)

  Gallons Saved Money Saved
Santa Rosa 12,000 $85
San Jose 13,500 $60
Modesto 15,000 $30
Los Angeles 13,500 $105
San Diego 13,000 $75
Palm Springs 20,000 $40

Converting to Drip for Shrubs & Trees (All values are approximate and annual)

  Existing Low Water Plants Existing High Water Plants
  Gallons Saved Money Saved Gallons Saved Money Saved
Santa Rosa 1,000 $8 5,000 $35
San Jose 1,000 $5 5,500 $25
Modesto 1,500 $5 6,000 $10
Los Angeles 1,000 $10 5,500 $40
San Diego 1,000 $5 5,000 $30
Palm Springs 2,000 $5 8,000 $15

Rebate Info

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:

  • Easily convert your lawn sprinklers to drip irrigation
  • Install drip tubing for your new drought-tolerant plants
  • Provide assistance during the installation process so you don't get stuck!


Three convenient kit sizes to help you convert any area in your yard.

Small Bundle
$1 per square foot
Up to 250 square feet
All-in-one Kit
Professional grade equipment
Designed for homeowners
Free 30 minutes phone support
Cost to hire a contractor: $750+
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Medium Bundle
$0.90 per square foot
Up to 500 square feet
All-in-one kit
Professional grade equipment
Designed for homeowners
Free 30 minutes of phone support
Cost to hire a contractor: $1,000+
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Large Bundle
$0.80 per square foot
Up to 1000 square feet
All-in-one Kit
Professional grade equipment
Designed for homeowners
Free 30 minutes phone support
Cost to hire a contractor: $1,400+
Buy It Now

Learn More

Detailed information about drip irrigation and our one-of-a-kind Switch2Drip kits
Compare Drip Irrigation Kits
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Switch2Drip Compared to Other Drip Kits

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 […]

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Why use drip irrigation?
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5 Awesome Reasons You Should Switch to Drip Irrigation

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 […]

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How to cap your sprinklers
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How it works

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 […]

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Switch2Drip Parts
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What’s in the box?

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, […]

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