My router is very close to my irrigation controller (10 to 50 feet away) but I am still losing my connection (RSSI value reported as -70’s, -80s). Why is this happening?

Obstacles between the controller and the wifi router or booster can significantly degrade wifi signals, especially when installed outside the home. Things a WiFi signal will not pass through well include: cinderblock walls, sheet metal walls, cars, brick, etc. In these cases, it is recommended to use a wifi booster between the wifi router and […]