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I'm looking into having a sprinkler system installed at my house because I like to use my house as an example for potential clients. Do any of you have a personal preference as to the brand of heads or controller? ex: rain bird, hunter....?

Also, if you have any suggestions or hints for me, those are all WELL appreciated!
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Would you like to install it yourself so you can learn the process and then potentially sell that as a service in the future?
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i doubt I would be good @ it. and being only 15, I think installing that would be a little big for me...
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Can you work on it with a parent? I bet you would have fun. You could rent a trencher, get some pipe and put one together. It would be one awesome summer project.
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a fifteen year old should never put himself down before he tries a project.


learn now and always. keep asking questions. get your hands dirty and dig in. install that system yourself. broaden your skill set. take yourself further.

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