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Own Your Weekend

IS REPAIRING THAT LEAKY IRRIGATION SYSTEM YOUR IDEA OF A FUN WEEKEND? WOULDN’T YOU RATHER BE GOLFING OR POOLSIDE SAVORING YOUR FAVORITE COOL BEVERAGE? WELL, YOU CAN BE. Our innovative schedule 40 PVC drip irrigation systems, installed by our talented, highly skilled service technicians, can provide you with the freedom and peace of mind to […]

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BACKFLOW PREVENTER (VACUUM BREAKER)

The purpose of the backflow preventer is to keep the water in your irrigation system isolated from your potable house water.  There are a number of valves designed to keep water from moving backward toward the source, single check valves, double check valves, atmospheric antisyphon valves etc.  However, with regards to an irrigation system, where pesticides, […]

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NOW HIRING IRRIGATION TROUBLESHOOTER/TECHNICIAN

NOW HIRING IRRIGATION TROUBLESHOOTER/TECHNICIAN EXCELLENT PAY AND FLEXIBLE HOURS! We are currently seeking an Irrigation Troubleshooter/Technician to join our team! We provide a safe, organized working environment while installing first-class irrigation systems for homeowners in and around Tucson. We are a licensed contractor, ROC#980504, and have been in business since 1991. We have never missed […]

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NEVER REPAIR YOUR DRIP SYSTEM AGAIN!

MAINTENANCE—YES…REPAIRS—NO! Every irrigation system requires routine maintenance and upkeep—valve diaphragms lose their elasticity, emitters become calcified and clogged and filters need to be cleaned. But repairs to the underground lateral lines can be virtually eliminated with the right system. “BAND-AID” CONTRACTORS TREAT THE SYMPTOMS—NOT THE PROBLEM A pair of channel locks, a screwdriver and a […]

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ARE YOU GETTING “RIPPED OFF”?

HAVE YOU EVER WISHED FOR AN IRRIGATION SYSTEM THAT FIXED ITSELF? OR BETTER YET ONE THAT NEVER GOT LEAKS? OR A CONTRACTOR WHO ACTUALLY SOLVED THE PROBLEM INSTEAD OF JUST TREATING THE SYMPTOMS, COLLECTING YOUR CHECK SAYING, “SEE YOU SOON”. Before you get “ripped off”, ask your irrigation contractor these 8 basic questions: 1. Are […]

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Unlicensed Irrigation Repairs—Have Channel Locks Will Travel

HIGH WATER BILLS?  ONE IRRIGATION REPAIR AFTER ANOTHER?  IS YOUR MONEY RUNNING DOWN THE STREET?  BEFORE YOU REPLACE THAT TIMER OR THAT VALVE, BEFORE YOU PAY ANY UNLICENSED “BAND-AID” CONTRACTOR WITH A PAIR OF CHANNEL LOCKS AND A SCREWDRIVER, GIVE US A CALL!  WE HAVE THE SOLUTION, AND WOULD CONSIDER IT A PRIVLEDGE TO SHARE IT WITH […]

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Schedule 40 PVC Drip Irrigation—A More Permanent Solution

ARE YOU TIRED OF HIGH WATER BILLS, FREQUENT AND COSTLY IRRIGATION REPAIRS? WOULD YOU LIKE A MORE PERMANENT SOLUTION? WELL, WE HAVE IT, AND WOULD CONSIDER IT A PRIVILEGE TO SHARE IT WITH YOU. Our schedule 40 PVC drip irrigation systems, installed by our talented, highly skilled service technicians, can provide you with the freedom, […]

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A Project For All Tools

A seven-valve system, front and back, this project was an exercise in the game of Dodge Boulder.  

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Thanks To Our Talented Staff And Our Loyal Customers

The Tucson Small Business Excellence Awards recognizes outstanding small businesses that serve their local market. Each year, our selection committee identifies companies that we believe have achieved outstanding marketing success in their local community and business category. These are small businesses that enhance the positive image of small businesses through service to their customers and […]

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LOOK FAMILIAR?

Have you moved into a house with an old irrigation system?  Do you know if it even works? Is this just one more task that you don’t have the time or training to do?  Now you can shorten that “To Do” list and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with top quality residential irrigation […]

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OUR MISSION

We are dedicated to supporting, preserving and enhancing the natural beauty and function that is our environment. Committed to providing the freedom to do, and the confidence to do it, served on a foundation of exceptional value, we create the most loyal customers of any profitable business on the planet. With a talented, highly-skilled and […]

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SOIL, THE SEASON AND IRRIGATION

SOIL, THE SEASON AND IRRIGATION How much water do my plants need? When should I adjust my timer? Why are my plants losing their leaves? Remember the “Double S’s”—Soil and Season. It is important to remember that not only is the season a factor, but soil conditions also play a critical role in the frequency […]

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Beauty And Peace Of Mind

ARE YOU TIRED OF HIGH WATER BILLS, FREQUENT AND COSTLY IRRIGATION REPAIRS? Relax and enjoy the beauty and peace of mind that comes with top quality residential irrigation systems and service. A PVC drip irrigation system puts money in your pocket and provides you with years and years of worry free operation. For a free […]

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From All Of Us…

From all of us here at Acme Irrigation Company LLC, have a safe and happy holiday season. Thanks for your support. #irrigation, #Tucson, #merrychristmas, #happyholidays, #acmeirrigation

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Be Prepared… Not Repaired!

Are we cold yet? …well, maybe not that cold, but even here in the desert, our temps can, and do, drop below freezing. It’s not too early to start thinking about wrapping those above-ground exposed irrigation pipes and equipment. Save yourself some time and expensive irrigation repairs—be prepared. A little insulation goes a long way. […]

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Root Zones Don’t Shrink!

Longer nights, shorter days and folks all over the country have changed their clocks. Well, here in Arizona the only clocks we should be changing are our irrigation controllers. Cut back on the desert’s most valuable commodity and save yourself some money to boot. But remember—root zones don’t shrink. It’s better to increase the time […]

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This is why we live in Tucson

The mountains, the flowers and the green, green grass of December. While the winter desert has a lot to offer, it is a land of extremes, especially when it comes to our thermometers. Don’t wake up to damage from frozen irrigation pipes and equipment due to overnight low temperatures. Call Acme Irrigation Company LLC at […]

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Kids, Cowboys and Irrigation

“It’s not the age of the cowboy, it’s his time in the saddle”. Acme Irrigation Company LLC has over 35 years of irrigation experience in Tucson and abroad. You can feel confident that we are your Irrigation Repair Specialist. Call us today as (520) 682-0504 and visit our website at www.acmeirrigationco.com. Thanks for your support. […]

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With the Holidays Behind Us

It’s time to relax and get back to the short lines of everyday life. Why not enjoy that last cup of egg nog while touring your landscape and checking your irrigation system? Or better yet, why not call Acme Irrigation Company LLC and let us check your irrigation system as you consider which New Year’s […]

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Over 35 Years of Experience

We’ve Seen It All! With over thirty-five years in the irrigation industry, there is precious little we haven’t seen. Give us a call at Acme Irrigation Company (520) 682-0504 for all of your residential irrigation needs at affordable prices. And be sure to visit, and like, our page at www.facebook.com/acmeirrigation.

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