Sprinkler system repair costs $75 to $250 on average or $40 to $100 per hour. Replacing sprinkler heads costs $5 to $20 each, repairing a malfunctioning sprinkler system controller costs $60 to $225, and broken pipes cost $100 to $500 to replace.
Call a sprinkler repair service when there's low water pressure, if water bubbles up near the sprinkler heads, there are leaking pipes, the sprinkler system controller is malfunctioning, or if the sprinkler head(s) won't pop up.
When one sprinkler zone has low water pressure, there's a leak in the zone's line, a leak at a nozzle or sprinkler head, or the backflow preventer valves are not entirely open. Fixing low water pressure may require increasing the main line size, lowering the sprinkler head operating pressure, increasing the backflow preventer's size, or adding a booster pump.
Sprinker heads won't pop up due to these problems:
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