How It Works

See how easy Rachio is to install, set up and use.

The ControllerPower up your yard.

To begin, easily replace any traditional controller in less than 30 minutes. Connect to Wi-Fi to tap into the power of Rachio smart watering technology.

The AppControl, at your fingertips.

Download the iOS or Android app and you’re ready to set up, monitor and adjust your sprinkler system from anywhere at anytime. No more running to the garage, basement or side yard to control your sprinklers.

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Yard IntelligenceTailor to your needs.

In a few easy steps, add details such as plant and soil types, sun exposure and more to set up customized zones. Rachio will automatically calculate watering cycles to deliver just the right amount of water while minimizing runoff.

Smart SchedulingWater your way.

Pick a schedule that fits your lifestyle. Want higher potential savings? Choose a Flexible schedule. More predictability? Go for Fixed. Rachio scheduling options put you in control.

Weather Intelligence ™Don't Water In the Rain

Avoid watering before, during or after rain. Rachio references thousands of local weather stations to automatically adjust your watering schedule based on the latest local forecasts.