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Does Smart Automation Redeem a Sprinkler System?

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Sprinkler systems are just now catching up to the rest of the world’s connected devices, and with a reputation for wasting water resources, it's a tool that lends itself well to monitored automation. The Rachio system accounts for weather seasonal changes to optimize the watering schedule without the need for human input.

It's surprising that sprinkler systems are just now catching up to the rest of the world’s connected devices, but...
The controller, named Iro, connects to the sprinkler system’s valves, between the water supply and the in-ground...
If you prefer to override the automation program, the whole system can then be controlled from anywhere through its app.
There are other smart watering systems out there, like Droplet and WaterBee, but the Denver-base Rachio is one of the...
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