Summer is in full swing and with it so is the heat. Toronto is expecting its worst heat wave of the summer this week and it won’t be going away until this Saturday. This lack of rain is certain to have a negative effect on plant life everywhere and can also prove to be a burden on homeowner’s hydro bills. It is important during these times to make sure your irrigation system is properly working in order to avoid leaks and if not then to contact a professional to inspect it.
There are also many different ways in which water can be conserved around the house that can be beneficial to you and your plants. For tips, read our DIY Tips for Saving Water During Dry Season blog post.