Sprinklers are used for residential and commercial lawns, residential and commercial gardens, golf courses, farms, athletic fields and more. Sprinkler valves are a popular choice because they can are designed for home use and can be remotely operated. If your sprinkler system is installed correctly, it should last a long time. To avoid repairs you’ll need to pay close attention to your system and inspect it for any damage. This includes inspecting your valve and repairing your valve as needed. For example, if your valve opens, but won’t close, or exhibits some other problem, you’ll need to repair your valve. Call the professional who installed your system. He will determine if your valve can be repaired or if it needs to be replaced.