Automatic Sprinkler and Irrigation Systems in Greater Toronto Area
Northern Rainmakers of Toronto offers a variety of irrigation services for residential and commercial clients. We do everything from installing new irrigation systems to servicing your existing systems to adding on and improving your current irrigation installations.
With our monthly maintenance contracts you can be sure that the irrigation system you have installed in your residence or commercial property will always work at its best, year-round.
A Northern Rainmakers service contract provides a comprehensive analysis of any existing system, we check for broken sprinkler heads, appropriate ground coverage, timers, valves and pumps, we then provide the customer with a thorough written analysis report and suggest any additions or repairs.
- Irrigation system installations in homes, commercial and industrial landscapes.
- Custom irrigation system design.
- Service packages and system analysis.
- Irrigation system start-ups in spring and winterization in fall.
- Repairs for all models and makes of sprinklers, misters, sprays and drip heads.
- Wire tracking & locating.
- Conversion of manual systems to automatic operation.
- Drip & micro systems.
- Leak detection.
- Pressure regulator installation.
- Additions to existing systems.
- Trouble-shooting and repair of problems with irrigation system’s electrical components.
- Testing, repair and prevention of backflow issues.
Efficient competent polite friendly. Lawn looks great sprinkler system works very well. Came on time finished quickly and cleaned upI cannot say much more but since I am short words they put up with my dogs.
Jaimie and his team showed up as planned and got our system (which is not small) running after we performed massive landscaping work. They really went out of their way to get it right, coming back twice to adjust sprinklers after we planted in the landscaped area and the 'lay of the land' changed. We were only too happy to have them handle the opening/closing activities each year. We feel lucky to have found Northern Rainmakers.
We had Northern Rainmakers (NRs) install an irrigation system for our front and back yard, as well as replace the sod. Jaime and his team did a fantastic job! I had several other (highly rated) companies come in to provide quotes and not only was NRs the most reasonable but Jaime took the time to explain all aspects of the job (layout, materials, connections, etc). Other companies did not go this extra mile. Anyways, I would definitely recommend this company to others.
To date, this is one of the best, if not the best, experiences we've had with any residential contractor. Jamie (the owner) was extremely knowlegeable and punctual and although the system he recommended to us was slightly more expensive than the lowest quote we received (around 10%), it was much more elaborate. Jamie took the time to review the layout of the trees and plants in the backyard in great detail, which is not what the other two contractors did. We also had to make a few minor changes within the first few weeks as a result of some changes in the backyard and he was nice enough to make the changes at no charge - which is pretty much unheard of these days. I would highly recommend Northern Rainmakers for your irrigation needs and that's exactly what we were told after contacting a few references.
To Northern Rainmakers thanks for the great work, we are so happy to have our lawn watered without worrying about it. Our grass has never been so green before. Thanks again.
Pleasure working with you guys, we are very pleased with your staff, they were very pleasant while working at our home. The lights have really made a big difference, I gave a few of our neighbours your phone number, they were really impressed with your work. Thanks again
Thanks for all of the work you guys did, the grass and perennials are growing like never before, it really is a great system to have. We can actually go away for a weekend without coming back to brown grass. We will definitely recommend you to our friends, good luck.
It is amazing to see those sprinklers rise up from the ground, it is a pleasure not dragging the hose all over the yard. Your men were very professional and we are very pleased. Take care.
We went away for two weeks and the grass is so green, my husband is so happy with the sprinkler system, you have saved him a lot of work. Thank you so much.
Thanks for the clean and tidy job I can't even tell that you were here. It really looks great.
Five good reasons for installing an automatic sprinkler system
- To protect your landscaping investment.
- To increase your property value.
- To save time, no more hand watering.
- To create even watering throughout your lawn and garden.
- To avoid worrying when going on vacation.
By installing an automatic irrigation system into your outdoor landscape you can be certain that your plants will never lack water and will be able to bloom and thrive unhindered even when you don’t have time (or forget!) to turn on the hose.
At Northern Lights and Rainmakers Inc. we install three different types of automatic irrigation systems all of which can be customized to be effective in your size and style of outdoor area.
Our spray systems are ideal for use in Toronto’s smaller residential gardens and yards and are normally more than adequate for watering lawns, bedding plantings and shrubbery. These systems are easy to maintain and use and are generally very dependable. By simply adjusting the spray nozzle you can change the position, angle and flow of the water so that all your plantings receive the most effective form of irrigation to suit their needs.
Our rotary systems are most effective in larger open areas such as parks and sports fields. Each revolving spray head can throw water in as much as a 40 foot radius at any one time allowing a vast expanse to be watered from each irrigation point. These systems actually use less water than spray systems, even though the velocity and radius of watering is greater.
Our drip irrigation systems are the best in terms of water conservation and plant health and these are the systems that, for environmental reasons, we prefer to install. Drip irrigation is a slow and effective way to ensure that all your plantings receive adequate amounts of water throughout both day and night. The great advantages of drip irrigation systems are that they:
- Use less water
- Drastically reduce amount of water lost to evaporation
- Direct every drop of water to where it will be used
- Can accommodate hanging baskets and planters
- Can extend into odd-shaped and narrow areas.
In order to be most effective drip irrigation systems have to be correctly installed so that the network of low pressure water pipes reaches all areas of your landscape.
With a Northern Lights and Rainmakers Inc. irrigation installation you can rest at ease knowing that your garden will thrive – and for your peace of mind we back up this claim with our full 3 year warranty on all parts and labor.