With strict water restrictions in place in Perth during the warmer months, you may be unsure about how long to leave your sprinklers on for to ensure your garden is getting the water it needs.
Ensuring your system is using the correct watering rate can save you money and water in the long run.
Thanks to the Water Corporation, you can use this guide to find the recommended run times for watering your garden, depending on which sprinklers you have.
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As the seasons change, so do the water needs of your lawn and garden. The table below shows the adjustments that should be made to your irrigation controllers 'Seasonal Adjustment' setting to avoid over watering.
No matter what the season, your controller should always be turned off when it's raining.
* A permanent winter sprinkler ban applies to scheme and bore water users in Perth, Mandurah and parts of the South West and Great Southern regions between 1 June and 31 August each year.
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