1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns in the Franchising forum plus sign up to receive a FREE eBook on how to grow your landscape business.

    Dismiss Notice

Sleeving under pavement

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by esnipe8, Jun 12, 2009.

  1. esnipe8

    esnipe8 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 264

    Hey guys.

    I am going to be starting my "first" commercial job next Wed. I have done a few others but not anything that will be plumbed and covered by a parking lot.
    I am planning on all irrigation that will be covered by pavement to be ran in sleeves that our twice the diameter of the main/laterals.
    Does that sound right?
    The only thing that is different to me is plumbing all the irrigation inside of the sleeves. Ex. running a lateral line parallel to a concrete planter then t-ing into it. Basically double plumbing, right?!? Then once into the planter we will be installing deep root bubblers, etc.

    I think this is the same way that I have plumbed for pots sitting on concrete. Ran 3" sewer drainline, and 1/2" inside the drainline.

    Does that make sense to anyone???

    Thanks,

    Evan
     
  2. STRINGALATION

    STRINGALATION LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 777

    i say post this in irrigation and you will get what your looking for
     
  3. esnipe8

    esnipe8 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 264

    moving to irrigation side....
     

Share This Page