I have an underground sprinkler ,(resipricating),that seems to have a leak in the stem.If i reach down to the stem then i feel a large 1.5-2 inch nut on the stem.
There seems to be some water coming out of there.The sprinkler seems to be working fine but there does appear to be a large waste of water coming out of the base as well.
My question is.I would like to fix this and can i do it from the base or would i have to rip up some lawn to do it? Second,how do i fix it, what is most likely leaking and what's it called?
PS: we live in a colder climate and it tends to freeze here in the winter months.
Thank you for your time and effort in this matter.
- 10 Old House Features We Were Wrong to Abandon
- 11 Tiny Bathrooms We Love
- 12 Insanely Easy 60-Minute Home Improvements
- Kitchen Envy: 10 Rooms We Love
- 25 Clever Ideas for Repurposed Storage
- 10 Surprising Ways to Cure Household Odors
- 11 Ways to Winterize Your Home on a Budget
- 10 Ways to Live Large in a Small Space
- 10 Eye-Catching Options for Your Front Door
- Dressing Up the Dresser: 11 Clever DIY Transformations
- 12 Hobbit Houses to Make You Consider Moving Underground
- 10 Ways to Use Mirrors to Your Design Advantage
- 10 New Uses for Old Doors
- How To: Paint EVERYTHING
- Man, Oh Man! 7 Unbelievable Guy Spaces
- Assembly Required: 15 DIY Kit Homes
- 12 Wow-Worthy Woods for Kitchen Countertops
- 10 "Neat" Garage Storage Solutions
- 10 Houseplants to Improve Indoor Air Quality
- How To: Clean EVERYTHING