32 84 00 Planting Irrigation

32 84 00 Planting Irrigation

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8.5" x 11"


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Planting Irrigation

Use this CSI 3-part SimpleSpecs™ specification template to specify planting irrigation for underground lawns and related accessories.


Coordinated this section with the landscape team.  The landscape architect is a professional who has studied the science of plant and soil relationships.


They understand the impact that different types of plants and building materials have on their surrounding environment.


Landscape architects can be involved with projects from the early stages, such as designing a landscape plan for new development, to later phases, such as coordinating with the landscape team during construction.


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Related SimpleSpecs™ masters:

32 92 13 – Hydromulching 

32 92 23 – Sodding

32 93 00 – Trees, Shrubs, and Ground Cover 





32 84 00 Planting Irrigation

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