Schedule Updates


Irrigation Installation, Service & Repairs
We are performing the Sprinkler System Checks & Repair services. You should have your irrigation set to run 4-5 days per week, 10 minutes on pop-up zones and 20-25 minutes on rotating zones. Give us a call if you are ready to get on the schedule. If you are interested in having an irrigation system installed, please give the office a call at 913-829-6135.

Turf Maintenance
We are applying Round 5 of our 7 Round Turf Program. Round 5 is a liquid application targeting nutsedge, broadleaf, and grassy weeds in the lawn. Turf Managers will also assess lawns at this time to determine if and what is needed as far as a Fall Lawn Renovation. Aeration, verticutting and overseeding being the common items to be done in order to keep the lawn full and thick. If you are interested in starting your personalized turf health plan please give us a call.

Plant Health Care
We are currently applying Round 3 of our plant insecticide program for the 2017 season. Round 3 is a treatment to control primarily spider mites on spruce, junipers and burning bush. Please call to schedule a consultation with one of our certified Arborist today.

Mowing Service
The mowing season has begun and will run weekly from now until the end of October. Due to the rainy weather they may be behind a day or two but will work weekends to catch up. If you are interested in the weekly mowing service, please contact the office.

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A Sprinkler System Installation in Kansas City

How do I Install a Sprinkler System?

A Sprinkler System Installation in Kansas City


You can probably install a sprinkler system in Kansas City with extensive research and hours of watching YouTube videos. The steps involved in installing a sprinkler system in Kansas City are pretty straightforward.

Thanks to our trusted partner and provider, Rain Bird, they provide brief and quick steps on how to install a sprinkler. We’ll show you the steps to a perfect sprinkler system installation.

Steps to a Sprinkler System installation in Kansas City:

  1. Place a marker for every sprinkler location & use string to map where your pipe will go.
  2. Dig trenches 8-12″ deep following the string.
  3. Place the pipe and fittings along your string; be sure to use the appropriate pipe for your climate/ location
  4. Tap into your water service line and properly create a connection to your water line
  5. Add your shut-off valve, cut the pipe and glue directly to your fittings
  6. Be sure to clean and prime your surface, apply the glue to the fitting & pipe then connect
  7. Next, continue building your PVC pipe supply line
  8. Build your Manifold
  9. Connect Your Wires
  10. Flush Out Your System.


3 Things You Don’t Want to Overlook


  • Identify Source Lines
  • User Proper Piping
  • Adhere to Local Codes


  • Be Sure to Identify Any Source Lines Before Starting

It is extremely important to know where all of your gas lines, power lines, and cable TV lines are before starting to dig your trenches. Accidentally breaking one of these lines can be costly – both monetary and convenience based. Unsure how to identify these lines? Aspen’s team of professionals can help you with this process.

  • Use the proper piping.

The type of piping you need to use will depend on your climate and ground type. For example, PVC pipe is the standard option. However, there are different diameters and wall thickness’. Poly pipe is for colder climates and has a different installation process.

  • Don’t Overlook Local Codes

It’s important to check your local codes before you start installing a sprinkler system. When tapping into service lines, you should use different procedures based on the type of material you are using. Some local codes require professional installation.



Professional sprinkler system installation in Kansas City.


While installing a sprinkler is possible for an individual to tackle, with the amount of time, manpower, and careful installation process a professional sprinkler system installation in Kansas City may be the best option.

Aspen Lawn & Landscape is your resource for a sprinkler system installation in Kansas City.


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