Outdoor Irrigation

Outdoor Irrigation Assessments for Your Business

Slow the Flow offers a quick and impactful way to evaluate the irrigation practices of your commercial property or HOA and makes simple suggestions for changes that will reduce waste and eliminate runoff. Slow the Flow’s trained technicians provide a detailed analysis of your existing sprinkler system and suggest watering pattern and technology changes that will increase efficiency.

The 90-minute service will provide suggested improvements that will deliver measurable improvements in water use reduction, saving your business money and supporting community conservation goals. This no-cost service is available in partnership with more than two dozen water utilities across Colorado’s Front Range.

Three Steps to Water Savings

  1. Is Your Business Eligible for a No-Cost Assessment?

    Check your eligibility to find out if you qualify for a Slow the Flow Outdoor Assessment. Once your eligibility is confirmed, locate your water account number (listed on water bill statements).

  2. Request an Assessment

    Request an appointment by signing-up here, or by calling 303.999.3824 to speak with a scheduler directly.

  3. Schedule Your Slow the Flow Assessment

    Choose the date and time most convenient for you. You will receive an appointment confirmation. If scheduling is not yet open, you can request to be contacted for the first available appointment by emailing

REQUEST AN ASSESSMENTClick here to register online or call 303.999.3824

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How long will it take?

The entire process will take about an hour and a half; you will only need to be outside with the technician for the first and last 15 minutes of the appointment.

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When can I get an assessment?

Assessments are conducted from June until August annually. Most appointments are scheduled during the week, but evening and weekend appointments are available by request. Availability in each city is limited, so register early to ensure your spot for the coming summer.

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Who will do the assessment?

Our team of professionally trained water consultants from the Center for ReSource Conservation perform Slow the Flow consultations.

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What does an outdoor irrigation assessment involve?

A Slow the Flow sprinkler assessment includes:

  • A visual inspection to pinpoint problems in your sprinkler system
  • Tests to measure precipitation rates—how much water is coming out of sprinkler system
  • Tests to determine distribution uniformity—how evenly the water is covering the intended area
  • Soil sample to determine root depth and soil type

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What will I get after the assessment?

You will receive a customized watering schedule as well as recommendations and tips to make your sprinkler system more effective and efficient.

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