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We specialize in drip conversions and multiple zone combined sprinkler/drip or micro irrigation systems in conjunction with new landscaping and landscape lighting for a complete transformation of your property.

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    Springtime is Irrigation System Check-up Time

    Spring is in the air and everyone is gearing up for the season ahead. Cleaning, planting, tending to new blossoms and realizing that over the winter holidays the in-laws drove over three of your sprinkler heads lining the driveway. So along with the wonders of spring also comes the work. Now is the time for a sprinkler check! Give us a call or send us an email and we will set up a time to come by and test your system.

    We will check for obvious leaks, broken and leaking heads and nozzles. We will make sure that your controller is programmed appropriately for the season and type of turf you have. We will make minor adjustments to ensure that your sprinkler is spraying in the most effective manner. We will provide advice on any further re-piping or major adjustments that your system may require, and we will provide you with a proposal if needed.

    Just like the plumbing in your house, the engine in your car, and the teeth in your mouth, your sprinkler system requires some general checkups and maintenance to perform at its optimal level and give you the most value from your water bill. For instance, if you have a small leak in even just one sprinkler head, it can generate over 10 gallons per minute without seeming obvious. If you are losing 50% of that from leakage, running even 15 minutes can cause 75 gallons of wasted water. Our sprinkler check would reveal that leak and we can repair it and get your system back to high performance and near zero-waste. A little bit of preventative care can extend the life of your system, lower your water consumption and give you a greener and happier yard.

    We can help you work together with mother nature to save money, time and resources. Email or call us for more info on a system or repair that fits your lawn care needs.

    Thank you for considering Taurus Irrigation for all your residential and commercial irrigation needs. Call us anytime at 512-233-0267.

    Licensed Irrigator #16729 WBE/MBE

     

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    Why get set up on a sprinkler system service agreement?
    We service all brands of irrigation systems!
    It saves you money and keeps your landscape alive. Most people think their systems are working in top shape, but more than likely there are small flaws that over time result in dead grass and plants and water waste. Debris gets stuck in spray nozzles; heads get misaligned with foot traffic; there can be leaks that go unnoticed. Regular maintenance should be scheduled and performed either quarterly, monthly, or yearly. We highly recommend the quarterly maintenance option for most homeowners with the average sized yard, as this will keep your system in top condition.

    Your maintenance agreement will offer you:
    20% off of all materials
    Priority scheduling for emergency calls
    A 10 Point Service Assessment is performed at each visit:
    Set controller for proper seasonal settings
    Inspect sprinkler system for obvious pipe leaks
    Inspect functionality of all zone valves with volt meter at the controller
    Inspect anti-siphon device for leaks
    Inspect all zones for proper coverage
    Redirect spray to proper settings away from house, fence and concrete (if possible)
    Recommend elevating heads, moving heads, replacing heads if needing attention
    Inspect rain sensor (if applicable)
    Unclog debris from nozzles so that the water pattern is not distorted causing dry spots
    Inspect yard for possible drip conversion in beds

     

    Contact us today to schedule your first assessment! 512-233-0267

    City of Austin Irrigation Rebate

    Up to $400 of free money (rebates) from the City of Austin. Now, instead of having the city come audit your system first before you qualify for a rebate, they are letting customers schedule the audit directly with us! You may schedule your free Irrigation System Evaluation if you are a customer of Austin Water or a qualifying water provider, have an in-ground sprinkler system, and use more than 15,000 gallons of water per month in the summer.

    Rebate towards:
    Rain sensor or soil sensor (up to $50)
    Upgrade from spray to rotary nozzles (up to $100)
    Convert a station to drip (up to $50 per station)
    Eliminating a station (up to $ 50 per station)
    Pressure regulation components (pressure regulating heads, valve attachments, up to $ 100)
    Pressure regulating valve to lower entire sprinkler system's pressure (up to $ 50)


    We will check your system and help you determine an efficient watering schedule. We will also recommend irrigation equipment upgrades if needed.

    Irrigation Upgrade Rebate Residential customers of Austin Water or a qualifying water provider may receive up to $400 in rebates for making improvements to their existing irrigation systems to increase water efficiency. New irrigation systems and expansions to existing systems are not eligible.

     

  • Taurus Irrigation and Landscaping provides peace of mind with our irrigation maintenance plan. We want your investment protected and offer maintenance plans that provide seasonal adjustments, scheduling irrigation intervals especially important for seasonal plants and foliage, as well as we provide matching precipitation levels with your irrigation system. Taurus Irrigation and Landscaping believes that saving and conserving our natural resources is a priority in doing so we are also saving you as client money with less water waste and proper irrigation of your landscaping ensuring healthy long lives for your yard, garden, trees, shrubs, or other plants or foliage you treasure. Whether you have a sprinkler or drip irrigation system we can help make sure that it is properly functioning and adjust timers as needed for an efficient irrigation system.

     

  • Although we install new systems, we also offer repairs on your existing sprinkler systems including many of the common repairs listed below. Please contact us to schedule a repair.

     

    • Reprogramming or replacing the timer or controller
    • Sprinkler heads and rotors not working
    • Water won't shut off on your Austin automatic sprinkler system
    • Redirecting and/or adjustments of sprinkler heads and sprinkler zones
    • Relocate your sprinkler head(s)
    • Sprinkler system winterization
    • It’s raining, you have had a hectic day and come home to find that your sprinkler system is watering your lawn at the same time mother nature is. Even if that is not the case is one of your sprinkler heads rotating as it should? With seasonal changes your landscape may not be getting the irrigation it needs? When was the last time you had the needed repairs completed on your irrigation system? Save yourself money by getting your irrigation system the mends that are needed. There are numerous ways that damages can occur from the weather, kids, animals, or even your lawn mower. We can check all aspects of your irrigation system and repair what is needed so that you are no longer wasting money or resources. With proper repairs we can make your irrigation system more efficient and productive.

Taurus Irrigation
Austin Texas
512-233-0267 - lori@taurusirrigation.com

Licensed and Insured Commercial and Residential Irrigator. License#16729