TAG: Ditch Witch

Water World: A new apartment complex gets an irrigation facelift

September 18, 2019By
Apartment complex (Photo: Grapids Irrigation)

The story and photos behind the irrigation project that Grapids Irrigation completed at an apartment complex in Grand Rapids, Mich. read more

Advice for choosing the right trencher

September 18, 2019By
Trencher (Photo: Ditch Witch)

Irrigation experts offer up their advice for how irrigation professionals can select the appropriate trencher for irrigation jobs. read more

Water World: Sprinkler smarts

September 13, 2019By
Crew member working at TCU (Photo: Andy's Sprinkler, Drainage & Lighting)

Location: Fort Worth, Texas Company: Andy’s Sprinkler, Drainage & Lighting When an irrigation installation project popped up at Texas Christian University (TCU), Andy’s Sprinkler, Drainage & Lighting was sure to raise its hand. The multiphase job involved creating more than 100 zones that separated out beds, turf and trees while considering the area’s shady and sunny areas. To begin the... read more

Trencher talk

June 26, 2019By
Man with trencher (Photo: Ditch Witch)

Trencher manufacturers Ditch Witch and Vermeer offer up a few tips to help landscape professionals get the most out of their trenchers. read more

Water World: A well-watered resting place

April 3, 2019By
Chattanooga Cemetery (Photo: Dan Stacey)

Location: Chattanooga, Tenn. Company: Landscape Services Inc. Installing an irrigation system is never an easy undertaking. Add a cemetery to the mix, and not only do you have to dig trenches around the usual water lines and tree roots, but you also have to avoid gravesites. That’s what Landscape Services Inc. (LSI) did when it installed a new irrigation system... read more

Challenge conquered

March 29, 2019By
Photo: Bobcat

Four contractors overcome various installation challenges to reveal design masterpieces read more