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Pick from Many Outdoor Wall Fountain Styles

If you want to have a place to relax and add some flair to a small area such as a patio or courtyard, wall fountains are perfect because they do not occupy much space. The multitude of styles in outdoor wall fountains, including traditional, classic, contemporary, or Asian, means that you can find the one best suited to your wishes. It is possible to have one customized if you are unable to find a pre-assembled fountain to suit you.

Mounted and stand-alone water features are readily available on the market. Small, self-contained mounted wall fountains can be hung on any surface.Pick Many Outdoor Wall Fountain Styles 4500288790.jpg One of the most important features of wall fountains is that they be lightweight, so they are normally made of fiberglass or resin to mirror the look of stone. In large free-standing fountains, otherwise known as wall fountains, the basin is located on the ground with the smooth side positioned against a wall. Normally made of cast stone, these water features have no weight limitations.

It is a good idea to incorporate a custom-made fountain into a new or existing wall, something often recommended by landscape professionals. A expert mason is required to install the water basin against the wall and correctly install all the plumbing inside or behind the wall. You will need to incorporate a spout or fountain mask into the wall. If you want a cohesive look for your garden, buy a customized wall fountain because it becomes part of the panorama rather than an afterthought.

Your Wall Water Fountain: Maintenance & Routine Service

A very important first step is to think about the size of the outdoor wall fountain with regards to the area you have available for it. It will need a strong wall to support its total weight. Also keep in mind that smaller areas or walls will need to have a lightweight fountain. In order to run the fountain, an electric powered socket will need to be close by. Since there are many types of outdoor wall fountains, installation techniques vary, however the majority include user-friendly instructions.

Generally, when you purchase an outdoor wall fountain, it will come in an easy-to-use kit that will include all the information needed to install it properly. The kit will include a submersible pump, the hoses and basin (or reservoir).Wall Water Fountain: Maintenance & Routine Service 274527401.jpg Depending on its size, the basin can typically be hidden quite easily amongst the plants. Other than the regular cleaning, little upkeep is required once your outdoor wall fountain is fitted.

Change the water regularly so it is always clean. It is important to promptly get rid of debris such as leaves, twigs or other dreck. Extremely cold temperatures can damage your outdoor wall fountain so be sure to protect it during the winter months. In order to avoid any damage, such as cracking, from freezing water during the cold winter season, move your pump inside. Simply put, your outdoor fountain will be around for many years with the correct care and maintenance.