Certified Landscape Professionals
Choosing qualified sprinkler and landscapers will improve the quality of your yard. This page is designed to help you choose the right landscape professional. Items to find out when selecting a contractor are:
- Is the contractor trained, licensed and insured?
- Does he/she have all the proper equipment?
- Will he/she submit to you a design and review the equipment to be used?
- Will he/she give a plan showing the installation upon completion?
- Will he/she follow all of the City of Greeley rules (getting a sprinkler system permit or lawn watering variance)?
- What type of warranty will he/she provide?
- Will he/she provide references?
- Will he/she provide a written and signed contract?
- Does he/she require a large down payment?
- Does he/she pay his suppliers?
- Does he/she understand how to properly schedule your sprinkler system to conserve water?
- Low bid is not necessarily the least costly. Remember you get what you pay for.
- Check below for certified contractors.
The Irrigation Association provides expanded and detailed recommendations on the web. Visit the How to Hire an Irrigation Contractor web page for more information.
Certified Landscape and Sprinkler System Professionals
Green Industries of Colorado (GreenCO) BMP Seal of Knowledge Recipients
Best Management Practices are guidelines on how to reduce water consumption and protect water quality while producing, designing, installing and maintaining healthy, beautiful landscapes. GreenCO developed these materials in cooperation with a broad group of conservation, education, engineering, landscape, plant and water experts across the state.
WaterSense Labeled Landscape Irrigation Services
WaterSense, a partnership program sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, makes it easy for Americans to save water and protect the environment. WaterSense irrigation partners can help you design and install a new irrigation system or audit an existing one to minimize the amount of water you use, greening your yard in more ways than one.
Irrigation Association Certified Professionals
The Irrigation Association certifies irrigation contractors, irrigation designers and other irrigation professionals. The Certified Irrigation Contractor is an irrigation professional whose principal business is the execution of contracts or subcontracts to install, repair and maintain irrigation systems.