1. Benefits of Smart Irrigation Systems

    Smart irrigation systems are changing the way we landscape. It is no secret that in recent years, American consumers have turned to “smart” devices. After the popularity of the smartphone skyrocketed, we found a way to put “smart” in front of nearly everything, ranging from smartwatches to smart doorbells. The same trend is beginning to follow the landscaping industry. Automated sprinkler …Read More

  2. Does Your Yard Need to be Fertilized?

    There’s a common saying that goes “the grass is always greener on the other side.” If you find yourself glaring in envy at your neighbor’s yard on a regular basis, this phrase might feel literal in your case. But what many forget that the grass that’s greener is often better cared for. While we could wax rhapsodic about the philosophy of your landscaping all day, that’s probably not wh…Read More

  3. Efficiency Tips For Irrigation Systems

    Sprinkler and irrigation systems can be quite an investment for homeowners and business owners alike, so it’s important to understand the best ways of ensuring that they are efficient. At Kern Turf Supply, we provide Bakersfield, CA with high-quality Rain Bird pump packages, misting systems, climate based controllers, central control irrigation products, and more. We are passionate about water c…Read More

  4. Common Sprinkler Problems

    Whether you have an irrigation system for your golf course, home lawn, or a commercial business, there are certain problems that arise after years of use, wear and tear, or even when it isn’t installed correctly. At Kern Turf Supply, our irrigation supplies are sturdy, durable, and reliable. But even when things are going smoothly, there are a few common problems that you should watch out for. G…Read More

  5. Water Conservation For Your Landscape

    With temperatures rising and the fire season getting worse and worse each year, it’s becoming more and more important to understand the benefits of water conservation and management. When it comes to your landscape and creating or maintaining an irrigation strategy, it’s important to both understand the benefits of conserving water (in terms of saving money as well as health benefits to the la…Read More

  6. Saving Water in Your Landscape

    There’s no question that plants need some amount of water, however small, to survive. While it does rain in Bakersfield, it’s not very often and not very much, making it that much more important to keep an eye on how much water you’re using to maintain your landscape. So if you do want to be water conscious in your landscape design, here are a few tips from the experts at Kern Turf Supply. O…Read More

  7. Drip Irrigation Advantages and Disadvantages

    When you’re living in Bakersfield and want to take care of your landscape, it comes down to being able to best water the space. Even with native plants, in such a hot, dry climate, it can be challenging to keep plants, shrubs, grass, and trees alive. So as you’re planning your landscape design, having a strong watering strategy will ensure that all of your time and money isn’t wasted. A comm…Read More

  8. Spring Landscape Maintenance Tips

    Even though it’s technically spring, it’s already getting pretty hot in Bakersfield and Central California. So before summer hits, it’s important to take care of some garden or lawn maintenance tasks. Even in the hot climate of California, many homeowners and business owners want to keep their lawn, golf course, or greenery as fresh and healthy as possible. Here are some tips from the expert…Read More

  9. The Many Benefits of Irrigation

    Have you been considering an installation of irrigation on your property? Deciding whether to have a RainBird irrigation system installed is a big deal. Not only will it cost you a few bucks, but it’s a process. Regardless of the price and process, it’s important to learn that the cons of having a reliable irrigation system installed on your property are outweighed by the pros. Pros of RainBir…Read More

  10. What’s The Best Time Of Day To Water Your Lawn?

    Grass is simple. You water it, and it stays green. You cut it, and it grows back thicker than ever. But is it really that easy? You might be surprised to learn that watering a lawn properly takes skill and a little bit of strategy. Not all watering times are created equal. That neighbor who waters every day at lunch time is going to spend way more money that the one that waters at 6 a.m. before th…Read More