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Why do you need a garden irrigation specialist to help water your garden?

Even the smallest gardens need attention, especially during the growing season. Then there is spring cleaning, autumn and winter maintenance, and planning for next year. But when you install a good irrigation system, you can conserve your garden, without having to depend on the weather for its survival. It’s the most efficient way to make use of water.

Effective garden irrigation requires good planning. You have to take a number of considerations into account, such as which areas to irrigate, which system is best suited to your garden and how you should lay the cables.

The design and planning o the best garden irrigation system for any particular garden is a complex job. The work begins with calculating your irrigation needs. To ensure your crops are well-looked after when they need it, you need to measure your water needs accurately. A garden owner will also have to decide the type of hose used, such as a drip hose, pop-up, or pulse, circular or square sprinkler, as well as how to set up the auto timers. You’ll need to think about drainage and water storage.

Whether you lack knowledge about how to maintain your garden, your plants are dying for unknown reasons, or you feel you would benefit from better water efficiency, a garden irrigation specialist can help.

Hiring a garden irrigation specialist means you can free up your time for other tasks and start enjoying your garden, rather than worrying about how best to maintain it.

What does a garden irrigation installer do?

Is a garden irrigation worker the right professional for you? The job of a garden irrigation specialist differs from that of a general gardener. A specialist can help with questions or problems that pertain to domestic garden irrigation systems. Some common tasks include:

  • Garden irrigation systems design and planning: Garden irrigation specialists will design the best irrigation system for your garden, such as an automatic water sprinkler system. They also take into account the size of your garden and its water consumption needs when considering the right garden irrigation system design for you.
  • Garden irrigation system installation: Once you decide on the best garden irrigation system, the specialist will take on the extensive job of installing it in your garden.
  • Garden irrigation system maintenance: It is imperative that you water your garden according to the climate and the type of soil you have. A specialist can offer solutions for irrigation and maintenance of your crops or garden.

How to find a garden irrigation contractor near you?

To find a specialist to install home garden irrigation systems near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with tradesmen in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work. 
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to gardeners in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

When looking for a garden irrigation specialist, our directory is the best place to start. We have experts to suit all your needs, from watering to landscaping your garden, and planting the right flowers according to the time of year.

Find the best price for your project, click on a trade to get started

Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Oxford£27£218
Wokingham£40£236
Horsham£27£206
Glasgow£34£261
Swale£43£209
Bridgend£25£178
Reading£41£243
Barnsley£29£235
Lisburn£20£131
North Tyneside£28£205

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bolton£26£184
Dundee£26£210
Bradford£23£170
Mid Bedfordshire£32£228
Rochdale£30£183
Swansea£20£156
York£26£198
Milton Keynes£29£221
Wakefield£24£175
Stockport£33£193

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bury£30£211
Portsmouth£36£230
Gateshead£29£203
Torbay£27£215
Reigate & Banstead£47£272
North Ayrshire£26£214
Chelmsford£34£262
Neath Port Talbot£30£211
Waveney£25£240
Gedling£29£200

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bridgend£18£145
Highland£28£210
Dover£27£230
Bolton£28£198
Warrington£40£289
Thamesdown£31£212
Arun£27£221
Colchester£26£144
Bristol£26£206
Wrexham Maelor£20£192

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff£42£120
South Somerset£65£175
Birmingham£62£338
Eastleigh£48£250
Carmarthenshire£19£130
Solihull£55£304
Middlesbrough£32£217
Bury£44£247
The Wrekin£45£120
Canterbury£28£165

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bristol£20£187
Bury£14£110
North Lanarkshire£14£120
Newbury£19£150
Luton£20£148
Southampton£14£116
Cherwell£18£82
Peterborough£15£250
Kirklees£19£107
Waverley£18£136

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
West Lancashire£36£242
Sevenoaks£45£318
Dundee£40£320
Maidstone£38£158
Chester£35£175
Doncaster£30£227
Swansea£32£218
Guildford£47£277
South Tyneside£48£225
Nottingham£36£278

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bridgend£36£218
Nottingham£38£237
Waveney£38£254
Broadland£42£260
Walsall£38£227
Broxtowe£39£243
Harrogate£35£224
Breckland£34£240
North Tyneside£39£242
Braintree£44£259

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
North East Lincolnshire£33£236
Harrogate£36£223
Stafford£37£234
Bassetlaw£30£206
Rochdale£38£235
Sevenoaks£51£256
Barnsley£33£216
South Kesteven£40£261
Cambridge£42£272
Dover£43£242

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
St Helens£22£158
Warwick£21£155
Falkirk£17£137
South Oxfordshire£39£187
Wycombe£34£202
Basingstoke & Deane£28£207
The Wrekin£15£130
Vale Royal£20£146
Luton£46£221
South Somerset£22£135

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