Smart moves: Smart home technology

May 7, 2015By

Home automation technology is on the rise, bringing opportunities for landscape companies. As you pull into the drive after a long day’s work, the exterior lights on your home perk up. You walk in the front door to a perfect temperature compared to the brisk outdoors. The door automatically locks behind you, the security system arms and you hear the... read more

IrriGreen intros mobile app for irrigation system

February 19, 2015By

IrriGreen introduced its Genius Mobile App for its IrriGreen Genius Irrigation System. The app, compatible with iOS and Android, is designed to enable contractors to manage their IrriGreen systems from any smart phone, says the company. The app offers interactive zone mapping with a visual display of each irrigation zone and the distances of the sprays from each sprinkler head.... read more

OnPoint EcoSystems’ irrigation controller accessible with WiFi

July 31, 2013By

OnPoint EcoSystems launched the WaterPoint 1000 series of irrigation controllers that connect to a WiFi router for access from anywhere using a smart phone, tablet or computer. The device operates from 0 to 140 degrees F, has built-in valve diagnostic testing, provides automatic alerts and features a single interface for smart phones, tablets and computers. There are no monthly communication... read more