1. Maintaining Your Drip Irrigation System

    There’s a reason that drip irrigation is becoming the most popular choice when it comes to picking an irrigation system, not just in North Carolina, but all across the globe. Not only does it help you conserve water and is extremely efficient, but with the simplicity of drip irrigation, there is not much extra work for you to do. No need to skip your vacation to hand water your soil, drip irriga…Read More

  2. Growing Fruit With Drip Irrigation

    At Gra-Mac Irrigation, we know a thing or two about irrigation systems in North Carolina. After all, we’ve been experts in the field since 1955. That’s why when any of our clients have questions, we immediately have answers. Over the years, we’ve had many customers wonder what type of system they should use to grow plump and delicious fruit. While there are many options to choose from, we al…Read More

  3. Useful Tips for Beginner Gardeners

    When it comes down to it, farming crops is essentially just managing a garden on an extremely large scale. Although not everyone can be a farmer, just about anyone can be a gardener. Whether you’ve got a wide open space, a nice little plot of land in your backyard, or simple pots to put your plants in, gardening is something that everyone can do. As irrigation experts, our team at Gra-Mac Irriga…Read More

  4. The Different Types of Irrigation Systems Explained

    At Gra-Mac Irrigation, we’ve made it our life’s work to gain an expertise in irrigation systems. We know just about everything there is to know about complex watering systems, and we provide high-quality irrigation components to anybody in North Carolina who has need of them. However, not everyone who uses an irrigation system has all the facts and knowledge about irrigation. Newcomers will ha…Read More

  5. Common Myths and Misconceptions About Irrigation

    At Gra-Mac Distributing, we’ve been offering quality irrigation solutions to the areas of North Carolina for years. Whether you’re in Lexington, Winston-Salem, Statesville, Salisbury, Mocksville, or the other surrounding areas, we have irrigation products and equipment that can help you out. Unfortunately, the need for quality irrigation products is somewhat diminished if you fall into believi…Read More

  6. A Quick History of Drip Irrigation

    When deciding on an irrigation system for your garden or farm, you’ll find that you have a vast array of options. Between surface, sprinkler, localized, manual... the list goes on, you may begin to feel a little overwhelmed when making your decision. Although the final solution will likely be based on factors such as the specific crops you’re growing, the topography of your land, or the soil t…Read More

  7. Winterizing Your Outdoor Irrigation System

    Winter is right around the corner–you’re swapping out your flip flops for warm boots and trading in your sleeveless tees for long sleeved shirts and furry scarves. But preparing your wardrobe isn’t the only planning ahead you need to do, with colder temperatures on the horizon. More than likely, you know there are precautions you need to take to protect your outdoor irrigation system from fr…Read More

  8. How To Conserve Water This Summer

    Summer’s here, and it’s feelin’ hot, hot, hot! To beat the heat, you may find yourself wanting to take an extra long, cold shower or fill up the kiddie pool over and over again for your tots to splash around in. Both are tempting ways to stay cool when it’s a scorcher, but don’t forget that those two solutions involve the use of lots and lots of water. Here at Gra-Mac Distributing, we u…Read More

  9. Is Your Water High-Quality H2O?

    When the Waterboy deems his water “high quality,” you have to wonder, “But why?” What is it, exactly, that makes one cup of water superior to another? How can you claim with total certainty that your water is better than your friend’s? We’ll tell you. There are many measurements of water, but here are seven things to consider when asking yourself, “Is this the absolute best water eve…Read More

  10. Start a Vegetable Garden This Spring!

    Spring is upon us, and you may be looking at your own yard and considering a vegetable garden.. Maybe you have thought of having a garden for years, but this is the year you are determined to make it happen! A garden is a great addition to any yard, and with a few tips you will be on your way to enjoying fresh, delicious vegetables that you have grown yourself. With not too much work, your yard ca…Read More