Step 1: SEO to perform soil moisture test. Once dry enough, establish area and scarify (on contour) to a depth of 6-8″.
Step 2: On contour sand placement. See design for depth of sand.
Step 3: Tubing placement. 6”-9” on center. Refer to your design for length and spacing specifications.
Step 4: Secure tubing in place with landscaping staples or pvc straps.
Step 5: Construct top feed (over 5% slope) or side feed manifolds (less than 5% slope).
Step 6: Construct loop ends and elevate with sand, bricks, or lumber.
Step 7: Place 2” of sand on top of all tubing.
Step 8: Place geo-textile material over all sand areas.
Step 9: Place 12” of top soil on top of the geo-textile. Seed and straw area upon completion.
Step 10: Complete the installation of all other system components including the Hydraulic Unit, Control Panel, and Pump Tank material.
Step 11: Provide adequate straw cover for added winter protection especially for late fall installations.