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Fountain Maintenance Questions

Fountain Maintenance Questions

What materials are your fountains made of?

Fountains are made of quality concrete and custom stone that is stained, pained or washed with natural earth-tone colors.

Will I need to install any special plumbing for my new fountain?

No, most fountains use recirculating pumps. You will need however a 110v GFCI outlet within 10ft to plug the pump into.Make sure you use a plug set-up with a water proof cover.

Do I need to pour a concrete pad for my fountain?

While it’s not necessary, it will mainly depends on the style of fountain and the stability of the ground where the fountain will be placed. Make sure that your fountain is placed on a firm, level surface that will remain that way even when it is exposed to wet condidtions from rain or splash.