Wondering how to winterize your automatic sprinkler system so you don’t freeze your pipes or backflow preventer? Check out this easy guide to turning your sprinkler system off, right. Have you have ever forgotten or didn’t winterize properly and ended up with a broken sprinkler valve or pipe in the spring? Once you have made this mistake once, you want to take note and do it right! If you don’t winterize your sprinkler system properly, in a cold climate, most often it results in freezing the pipes/valves in your backflow preventer which can be a costly mistake come spring when you do to turn it back on.
Follow these easy, step-by-step instructions and you should be good to go in the spring when you turn your sprinklers back on, following the steps in reverse!