Ask An Irrigator

Want to master your sprinkler system, but not sure where to start? Mystified by your smart controller? What’s the difference between all those controllers, anyway? 

Homeowners across Frisco are discovering  efficient landscape irrigation is essential to a sustainable landscape. "Ask An Irrigator" is designed to help residents master their irrigation system and have a beautiful landscape, year round.

Waterwise Tips with the Irrigation Crew (Videos)

Presented by the City of Frisco's own Licensed irrigators.

New irrigation tips will be featured in Frisco’s Waterwise newsletter twice a month. Stay up-to-date on Frisco’s weekly watering recommendations and Waterwise programs!  Subscribe to the Waterwise Newsletter .

How to Adjust a Nozzle  

My sprinklers are spraying the sidewalk. How do I fix this? Brandon is here to help demonstrate “How to Adjust a Nozzle”. It is important that nozzles are adjusted correctly to reduce the chances of water runoff on driveways, sidewalks, and streets.  

Have a damaged nozzle or a spray pattern that isn’t watering an area correctly? Learn “How to Replace a Nozzle” here!

How to Replace a Nozzle 

It’s important to test your sprinklers regularly and check for broken or damaged nozzles. This can help save water and money if fixed! There are different types of nozzles that are made for certain areas in the yard. Brandon is here to help demonstrate “How to Replace a Nozzle” and show what each one is used for out in the yard!

It some instances, sprinkler heads might need to be replaced with the nozzle. If this is the case learn “How to Replace a Sprinkler Head” here!  

How to Replace a Sprinkler Head

How do I change a sprinkler head? Brandon is here to help demonstrate “How to Replace a Sprinkler Head”. It is important that your sprinklers are working properly to help prevent water waste while reducing your water bill!

When replacing your sprinkler head, you must replace the nozzle. Learn ? Learn “How to Replace a Nozzle” here!

How to Set the Date and Time on a Weathermatic Controller 

I have a Weathermatic Controller. How do I set the date and time? Jo is here to help demonstrates "Setting the Date and Time on a "Weathermatic Controller". If the date and time are not displaying correctly, your water schedule will be effected. Learning how to fix this issue can help reduce the chances of watering on the wrong day or during precipitation.  

How to Set the Date and Time on a Hunter Controller 

I have a Hunter Controller. How do I set the date and time? Jo is here to help demonstrates "Setting the Date and Time on a Hunter Controller". If the date and time are not displaying correctly, your water schedule will be effected. Learning how to fix this issue can help reduce the chances of watering on the wrong day or during precipitation.  

How to Set the Date and Time on a Rainbird Controller

I have a Rainbird Controller. How do I set the date and time? Jo is here to help demonstrates "Setting the Date and Time on a Rainbird Controller". If the date and time are not displaying correctly, your water schedule will be effected. Learning how to fix this issue can help reduce the chances of watering on the wrong day or during precipitation.  

How to Set a Manual Program on a Hunter Controller 

As temperatures begin to increase, you may need to run an extra cycle on your designated watering day if allowed by the city. It's important that your sprinkler system is set to the correct manual program, so that water is being used appropriately. Jo is here to help demonstrate "How to Set a Manual Program on a Hunter Controller."