Winterize your irrigation system

frozen backflowColorado's Front Range can expect a deep freeze in the next few days. It's important to prepare your sprinkler system for the cold in order to prevent costly damage.

If you haven't yet scheduled winterization or blowout services, visit to find a landscape company near you.

Keep in mind that many companies are booked, and finding a same-day appointment is unlikely. If you must wait for a professional winterization service, there are some steps you can take to protect your sprinkler system.

This video from City of Broomfield shows you, step-by-step, how to protect your backflow preventer. 


ALCC has five tips for getting your landscape ready for winter:

This video will show you what to do if you can't do a full blowout before the freeze:

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