H2O Sprinklers Tells You Everything You Need to Know About Water Conservation in Texas
The Texas Water Development Board has an entire team dedicated to water conservation. By going to their website, you can order a water conservation brochure, know/raise your water IQ, and search for local conservation information by zip code. They take pride in providing Texans services to establish effective water conservation programs. Basically, the Water Conservation Advisory Council’s mission is to establish continuing development of water conservation resources. Contact us today for all of your water conservation needs, no matter where you live in DFW.
So what do you really need to know about water conservation?
Irving Water Conservation Reminder: Twice a week watering in effect
Dallas Water Conservation Reminder: Twice a week watering in effect
THE CONSERVATION ORDINANCE OUTDOOR WATERING GUIDELINES
- Maximum twice-weekly watering allowed according to address.
- Don’t water your yard between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. between April 1 and October 31.
- Hand water or use a soaker hose. Both are permitted on any day.
- Maintain your sprinkler system. Repair any broken, missing or misdirected sprinkler heads.
- Automatic sprinkler system owners are required to have rain and freeze sensors installed.
- Don’t water during any form of precipitation.
- Do not allow your sprinkler system to water driveways, sidewalks and streets.
- Prevent water waste by allowing runoff onto a street or other drainage area when you’re watering.
Violations of these outdoor water guidelines can result in fines of $250 to $2,000 per incident in Dallas, Texas. First offenses will be issued a warning.
However, if you live in Grand Prairie, South Lake, Grapevine, or any other Dallas area city and you aren’t sure what your water conservation guidelines are, give us a call and we can help you out.