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Why Water Conservation Matters: An Introduction


Water is the cornerstone of life, but despite its abundance, only a small fraction is usable. Water conservation isn't just a buzzword; it's a crucial endeavor to manage this precious resource efficiently.

Importance of Water Conservation:

Sustenance of Life, Ecosystem Preservation, and Drought Mitigation

Water is essential for drinking, sanitation, agriculture, and industry. It's a critical component for survival, emphasizing the necessity of conservation to ensure a steady supply for all life forms1. Ecosystem Preservation: Conservation helps in preserving the natural habitats of various wildlife species. Many organisms are affected by water shortages, and the disruption caused by water pollution further aggravates their survival challenges2. Drought Mitigation: Effective water management minimizes the effects of drought and water shortages, ensuring that water supplies remain relatively stable amid changing climatic conditions

The Problem:

Residential and Commercial Irrigation Systems

  • Approximately 45 million residential and 30 million commercial irrigation systems exist in the U.S.
    • Most homeowners are confused about proper water usage.
    • Property managers often hire contractors who don't specialize in efficient irrigation.

Shocking Statistics:

  • 59% of single-family residential water use goes to outdoor sprinklers.
  • About 1.5 billion gallons of water are wasted daily due to irrigation system runoff.

Lackluster From The Beginning

  • Homebuilders often install inefficient systems, resulting in up to 2x the water usage and 2x the water bills for homeowners.

The Solution:

Assess Your Sprinkler System for Efficiency

  • System Efficiency Score® (SES)
    • A free residential inspection that is systematized and formulaic.
    • Over 95% of the time, we identify and solve the problem on our first visit.

Commercial Site Assessment (CSA)

  • Custom water budgets for each commercial property across the U.S.

Socially Responsible Solutions:

Efficient Irrigation Products

  • TORO Precision™ Series Spray Nozzles and Hunter Mp Rotator®: 35+% Reduction in water usage, leading to lower bills.

Smart Controllers

  • Hunter Hydrawise Smart Controller: Control your system from anywhere and adjust watering schedules based on weather forecasts.

Annual Service & Maintenance:

For Healthy Lawns & Landscapes in Texas

  1. Summerize to optimize your system.
  2. Mid-season inspection.
  3. Fall Tune-up.
  4. Winterization to prevent freeze damage.

Saving Water with Smart Irrigation Practices:

  • Take action quarterly
  • Stop leaks and replace broken parts
  • Upgrade to efficient components
  • Swap out your simple timer with a smart controller


Understanding the importance of water conservation allows us to take proactive steps toward a more sustainable future. Through informed choices and collective efforts, we can significantly mitigate water-related challenges. As experts in the field, we invite you to schedule a free SES inspection to better manage your water usage and contribute to a healthier planet.

Contact us today and learn more about our irrigation services.