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Old 09-07-2012, 11:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Ticolawnllc View Post
Customers whole back lawn about 10-15 sqft is water logged. The irrigation guys came in and nothing is leaking and system is a okay. The lot is the highest on the block. on top of a hill you could say. I'm thinking clay or compacted subsoil. Any Ideas.

Also can you put in 3-4 inch pipe with a trencher? If so what models.
1) Turn the water off for a while, let the soil dry out.
2) Check the meter for movement with all sources off. might be a leak in domestic.
3) hire a soils engineer rather than try to guess the issue away.
4) yes on the trencher but not very well. an engineer will work better and relieve you of liability.
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