If you’re noticing that your flowerbeds don’t look as healthy and vibrant as they used to, it could be time to consider investing in a drip irrigation system. This type of irrigation system can help you keep your plants and flowers hydrated without damaging the soil or the plant roots. But, how can you tell if you’re ready for this type of system? Spartan Irrigation is here with advice on how you can make the right decision.

Is a Drip Sprinkler System Right for Your Flowerbeds?

Excessive Dryness of Soil

One of the biggest signs that your flowerbeds could use drip irrigation is if the soil appears excessively dry most of the time. Drip irrigation can provide an even amount of water to all areas of your flowerbeds. It also waters deeply so that there is less runoff.  When more water reaches the roots of the plants, they stay hydrated and healthy over time.

High Water Bills

Another sign that drip irrigation may be beneficial for your flower beds is if you have consistently high water bills. A drip irrigation system can help conserve water.  Providing even distribution and reduced runoff, can reduce how much water you use on a regular basis. You may see savings on your monthly utility bill while still keeping your gardens and flowers looking beautiful!

Inconsistent Plant Growth

Finally, if you notice inconsistent growth in plants across different parts of your garden, this could indicate that some areas are receiving too much or too little water. With drip irrigation, you can make sure all parts of the garden receive an equal amount of water.  This will ensure consistent plant growth across all parts of the garden over time. You will save valuable time each day not needing to manually water different areas for different water needs!

Better Irrigation Means a Better Landscape

If your dream is to have a beautiful landscape and healthy flowerbeds this year, then call Spartan Irrigation at (517) 882-1826. We proudly serve residents throughout Lansing, MI, installing new sprinkler systems, repairing old ones, and installing new landscape lighting. Please contact us, and let’s start building your stunning landscape today!