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Evapotranspiration — sounds complex, but what it simply means is the amount of water that evaporates from the soil PLUS the amount of water that evaporates (transpires) through the leaves of the plants.
Evapotranspiration is a simple concept that can save you money when it is applied to landscape irrigation.
“The beautiful thing about this type of controller is that it can adjust the amount of water without human interaction.”
Evapotranspiration controllers, or ET controllers use a simple weather sensor to adjust the amount of water applied to your landscape based on weather conditions. The beautiful thing about this type of controller is that it can adjust the amount of water without human interaction.
Since we are all undoubtedly concerned these days with achieving optimum watering efficiency with our sprinkler systems, the move towards ET controllers is a wise one. A certified professional can design, install and maintain our system to ensure optimal efficiency. Ask your irrigation professional about an ET controller for your sprinkler system.
The Irrigation Association has studied the developments of these ET controllers, also called “smart water” application technologies.
Did You Know?
Lawn watering uses nearly half of the water around most homes.