Free Landscaping Water Survey

Every Drop Counts
Local Water Resource and Information

Outdoor/Landscape Water Use Surveys

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Outdoor water use can account for up to 55% of all residential water consumption. This free program for all City of Vallejo residents will evaluate the condition of an existing landscape irrigation system and help identify costly water leaks.

During the water survey, we will schedule an appointment with you to:
  • Review water usage on your water account over a 3-year period 
  • Locate & read your water meter and demonstrate leak detection practices
  • Activate the irrigation system and inspect equipment
  • Inspect sprinkler heads for obstruction, condition, and spray pattern
  • Review automatic sprinkler timer schedule
  • Inspect shut-off valves for leaks
  • Look for system breaks
  • Evaluate soil and ground cover condition
  • Test your static water pressure
  • Provide a written report listing suggestions for improving the efficiency of the system
  • Provide free literature and water saving devices to help promote water efficient landscaping and indoor water use

Indoor Water Use Surveys

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During the indoor water use survey, water conservation staff will:
  • Provide you with a detailed water consumption history report 
  • Check toilets and water fixtures for leaks
  • Determine flow rate of shower heads and faucets
  • Install high-efficiency showerheads and faucet aerators as requested and needed
  • Provide a written report with recommendations on how to conserve water
  • Provide free literature and water saving devices to help promote water efficient landscaping and indoor water use

Call 648-5299 to schedule an appointment