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In an effort to improve water pressure, Hillsborough County has instituted a one-day-a-week watering restriction for its South County residential and commercial customers. Unless otherwise noted, the County’s water use restrictions apply to all properties in unincorporated Hillsborough County and all water sources except reclaimed water.
The watering restriction takes effect Jan. 4, 2021 and ends Dec. 31, 2022.
All property owners in the designated area south of the Alafia River must adhere to the temporary irrigation ordinance, which was approved by […]
LawnGuru in conjunction with the McGuire Real Estate Team is hosting a toy drive benefiting the Brandon Boys and Girls Club.
From now until December 15th you will be able to stop by my office in Fishhawk and drop off unwrapped gifts for the children ages 9-12. Suggested price range is $20-30. If you aren’t able to pick up a toy but would like to help support this mission you can do so by donating […]
Check out the before and after in this photo!
The leaves are falling by the bagful it seems this time of year. If your lawn company isn’t bagging them and just blowing them all into the beds you should give us a call!
These valves are old! Replaced all the valves because it’s only a matter of time until the others go bad.
The new garbage trucks are too big and nailing tree limbs. Lawn care customer called ad wanted the tree trimmed so the branches wouldn’t get torn apart.
Now that the cooler weather is here, It is a good time to go ahead and apply a granular weed and feed to your lawn. The cooler weather and shorter days will keep the weed killer from affecting the lawn. Highly suggest that you use a slow release water soluble fertilizer. This minimizes run off and contamination of the aquifer. Don’t forget to water the fertilizer in well after applying. Best way to apply is when the grass is slightly […]
This job was a tough one. Not the prettiest with glue and primer showing on the pipes but we needed this to hold and left homeowner with a can of white spray paint if he would like to hide the primer and glue on the pipes.
Anyways, we converted the irrigation system from an old non operating well to the county water. What made the job difficult was that the entire area was covered with concrete and encased all of […]
Fall is here and you can definitely tell in the morning with the slightly cooler temps. Summer rains have slowed down and you need to make sure your sprinkler system is functioning properly. Below are the current water days for Brandon, Valrico, Lithia, Fishhawk and the rest of Hillsborough county. Make sure your timer is set properly to avoid the fines!
Addresses ending in the number 0, 1, 2 or 3:
Mondays and/or Thursdays only
Addresses ending in the number 4, 5, or […]
Schedule an irrigation / sprinkler check up asap. Summer is coming and its going to be brutal. We do sprinkler checks in the Valrico, Brandon, Fishhawk, Lithia, and Riverview areas.
Lawn Guru is now a Licensed Irrigation Contractor with Hillsborough county. License number: SP14248.
If you are considering hiring a company to install a new sprinkler or irrigation system onto your property please consider hiring Lawn Guru. We will handle everything for you from start to finish. We will secure all proper permitting prior to install and schedule inspections at the conclusion of services to ensure that you the property owner are protected.
All irrigation must be accomplished before 8 a.m. or after 6 p.m. Any one zone of a property may only be watered once during the allowed day, not both in the morning and again in the evening.
Addresses ending in the number 0 or 1
Addresses ending in the number 2 or 3
Addresses ending in the number 4 or 5
Addresses ending in the number 6 or 7
Addresses ending in the number 8 or 9
Locations with no address […]
Often I am asked, “When is the best time to water my lawn?” Many homeowners have tell me XYZ company said to start the irrigation system at dusk and now the Lawn Guru is saying to start the system in the predawn hours.
According to the University of Florida. “Therefore, irrigate when dew is already present, usually in the predawn hours. A good time range is between 2 and 8 a.m.”
This is to help reduce the chances of fungus growth in […]
Best idea ever, incorporating blueberry bushes into a lawn care customers landscape! YUM!!