DIY Network

How To Prepare for a Backflow-Prevention Device

Learn how to prepare for the installation a backflow preventer. This installation is recommended for an experienced master plumber, but...

DIY Network/Topics /

Sprinkler Systems

Top 36 Sprinkler Systems Projects

  1. 1. Watering the Lawn: Zones and Other Basics

    DIY experts discuss everything related to installing a home-irrigation system.

  2. 2. Sprinkler Head Types

    DIY experts discuss the different types of sprinkler head types and the pros and cons of each.

  3. 3. Hiring a Professional Plumber (00:58)

    Hire a licensed plumber when installing a new sprinkler system.

  4. 4. Sprinkler System Design Tips (01:43)

    Get top performance with the right design and placement of sprinkler heads.

  5. 5. How To Fine-Tune a Sprinkler

    After a lawn irrigation system has been tested and run, it's time to fine-tune the sprinkler patterns.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 6. Sprinkler Maintenance Basics (04:39)

    Keep your sprinkler system in tiptop shape with these handy tips.

  7. 7. How to Program a Sprinkler System

    Learn how to water a lawn even when nobody's home by installing a programmable irrigation system.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 8. Tips for Watering Lawn in Summer

    The gardening experts at the DIY Network urge you to consider everything from soil properties to watering equipment when considering ho...

  9. 9. How To Install Irrigation: Pipes and Fittings

    Growing a gorgeous lawn is easy with good irrigation. Create a great home irrigation system with smart planning and a working knowledge...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 10. Easy Funny Pipe Tricks (01:30)

    See how the experts use funny pipe when installing a sprinkler system.

  11. 11. How To Wire the Electric Controller for a Sprinkler System

    The electronic controller is the brain behind the irrigation system. Learn how to wire it to a sprinkler system.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 12. How to Trench and Install Pipe

    After measuring and planning for the irrigation system, learn how to dig trenches and install pipes.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 13. How to Install a Sprinkler System

    Installing an underground sprinkler system requires some work, but it makes watering the yard as simple as flipping a switch.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  14. 14. Installing Irrigation: Completing the Plan

    Learn about sprinkler head options and the best places to place them in a yard.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 15. Home Sprinkler System (00:46)

    Sprinkler systems can save property and lives faster than you can call 911.

« Previous  123Next »

Advertisement