When it comes to buying lawn sprinklers, homeowners are spoiled for choice. But which sprinklers are worth your money and which should you skip? The answer depends on your needs and the type of lawn or garden you have. Scroll through to see some of the most i…
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"The camera and motion flood light were clearly not deterring thieves, so I wanted to add another layer of defense," said Marthers, 31. "After ruling out a loud motion alarm as too annoying for the neighbors and a bear trap as too much future legal trouble, I settled for a motion sprinkler."
On the Move
Ever wish you could have a robot do the watering? Look no further than the Rain Train Traveling Sprinkler. Once you snake a garden hose through the yard, this clever contraption travels along the path of the hose, spraying water from its whirling arms.
"A motion detector sprinkler is an effective, time-saving alternative to costly fencing or deterrent sprays that constantly need to be reapplied," says animal expert and naturalist David Mizejewski with the National Wildlife Federation. "They use only plain water which makes them a safe, environmental solution to keep troublesome critters out of gardens without harming them."
Some sprinklers are an eyesore but not the Orbit 91594 Ornamental Sprinkler, which, doubling as yard decor, waters the lawn when attached to a hose.
When an animal gets within 1,900 square feet, the sprinkler releases a sudden burst of water and an unexpected noise that scares the animal away. The sensitivity detector adjusts for large or small animals, and the random spray pattern prevents animals from getting used to it. Two indicator lights warn when it's time to recharge the solar powered battery or fill the water tank. motion sensor water sprayer
Here's a humane way to prevent vermin from disturbing your garden: Orbit's Enforcer Motion Activated Pest Deterrent Sprinkler. This high-tech sprinkler uses sound, motion, and water to keep animals away. It also can be programed as a regular timed sprinkler
"When you have a serious animal problem, you need a bigger solution," she adds. "Touching the animal with water is the most effective solution to repel unwanted animals. The Spray Away Elite is the best line of defense to protect your property. It's as close as you can get to standing guard in your yard all day and night."
The telescopic Orbit 58308 Tripod Base Sprinkler adjusts up and down, enabling gardeners to customize the spraying area. Meanwhile, the sprinkler's rotating head allows for partial- or full-circle water distribution. The metal frame, sturdy when expanded, conveniently folds into a compact size that is easy to stow in a garage or tool shed. http://bestmotionsensorsprinklers.com/
A good quality motion active sprinkler is a blessing for those who are tired of unwanted activities in their gardens, yards, and patios. Especially, when you live wild-life animal area, it gets harder to protect your crops, baby trees, and plants from them.