Tips for a Successful Spring Start Up

As we are entering spring with freezing ceasing, it’s time to turn on your irrigation systems and start watering again.  Its always best to hire a professional to turn on your system, check for damage and repair as necessary while adjusting coverage to maximize efficiency. Give us a call to get on the schedule to turn your system on so it is ready when summer arrives.

Tips for A Successful Spring Start-Up: Please check the functionality and coverage of your sprinkler start-up within 30 days of the service.  Follow-up service calls will incur an additional expense per the general service agreement. 

Here are a few tips for a successful when scheduling your Spring Start up: 

  • Remind us if you know you need to be home for access purposes  
  • Remind us if you have a pump based system 
  • Let us know if you have a gate code and provide it if you will not be home 
  • We will provide a 4 hour window of expected arrival time, with a couple days notice 
  • Inform us if you need more than 1 hour of service (10 zones or more) 

Helpful tips for a successful Spring Start Up prior to your Visit:  

  • Unlock gates for backyard access 
  • Uncover all sprinkler boxes or let us know if location is unknown 
  • Make arrangements for outdoor pets if necessary 
  • Bypass the rain sensor if you will not be home during the visit 
  • If you have a Rain Machine controller, reply with the network password 
  • If you have a Rachio controller, share access via customerservice@rainpros.com 
  • If you have a Hunter Pro HC/Hydrawise controller, we should have access or are currently monitoring your system already. 
  • You have 30 days from the date of the initial visit to inform Rain Pros of concerns you believe you be covered under warranty