Fountain Maintenance

Fountains can be transformed with a few different accessories. Some accessories are necessary for running the fountain, while others are an add-ons that can take your fountain to the next level. Learn more about a few popular fountain accessories: 

Pumps

A fountain pump is an essential part of a fountain. Fountains come in many shapes, styles and sizes. The pump you choose depends on the desired height of the water in your fountain and the amount of water flow, size and type of nozzles installed in the fountain. 

Spray Rings

A spray ring is a great way to draw attention to your fountain. A spray ring sits around the base of...

Maintaining the beauty of your stone fountain doesn’t have to be difficult or time consuming. There are easy ways to keep your fountain in top shape. Performing regular maintenance tasks will save you time and money in the long run. Learn our top three tips for maintaining your fountain.

1. Keep your fountain running

Keeping your fountain running is one of the easiest maintenance tasks you can do to keep your fountain in great condition. Keeping the fountain running will keep the water moving and reduce the chances of any buildup. It will also help to extend the life of your fountain pump the less frequently you turn it on...

Fountain basins are a must for pondless water fountain styles. Pondless water fountains allow water to overflow into the ground instead of into a visible stone basin. Pondless water features look more natural because the water is simply flowing into the ground.

When shopping for a pondless basin, choose one that is larger than the diameter of your fountain’s overflow footprint. The basin will be hidden, but will collect the water that overflows from the fountain. The basin can be hidden with pebbles, rocks or even some types of fabric.

View our full selection of pondless basins. 

Take a look at a few popular fountain...

Granite is a timeless, durable material that is perfect for outdoor fountains. Learn more about granite and explore some beautiful fountain designs: 

Granite is one of the most popular stone types for a reason. Granite is one of the hardest, densest natural stone varieties. Regardless of the conditions your granite fountain endures over many years, it is sure to stand the test of time. Granite is an ideal material for your fountain if you live in a colder, northern climate or an area with a freeze/thaw cycle. 

Other fountain materials, like cast stone, can’t match the unique, natural beauty of granite. Each granite variety and...

The sound of bubbling and flowing water creates a relaxing atmosphere in your garden or home. Bubbling fountains are low-pressure fountains that bubble water above or onto the surface of the fountain instead of shooting the water into the air like other fountain styles. 

Each bubbling fountain is unique with its own detailed carvings that come to life when water flows across the surface. These fountains come in many shapes, sizes and styles. View some popular bubbling fountain designs below. 

Bubbling Basalt Column Fountain

This fountain style is one of the most popular bubbling fountains. The different heights of the columns...

The fountain pump is what keeps your fountain going and flowing water. It is important to maintain your fountain pump regularly to keep it working properly. Below are some quick tips on how to maintain your fountain pump.

1. Clear Debris

The first and easiest way to keep your fountain pump running is to make sure there isn’t debris blocking the pump. Pollen, dirt and leaves are just a few of the items that can block your fountain pump. Eventually if there is too much debris, the pump will slow down or maybe even stop working altogether if it gets too bad. One simple thing you can do to keep your pump in great condition is...

Fountains come in all shapes, sizes and colors. One unique fountain design is the floating sphere style fountains. These fountains feature stone spheres that float and move with the water creating a truly mesmerizing display. Below are 5 beautiful sphere fountain designs that we love. 

Marble & Onyx Desktop Fountain

This desktop sized fountain is perfect for your desk at home or in the office. It features a hand-carved marble base and floating onyx sphere. The sound of flowing water creates a relaxing environment wherever you decide to place this unique fountain. Check out the video below to see this fountain in action. 

Bronze fountains are a great way to add sophistication and whimsy to your landscape. Bronze is a timeless, classic medium that brings warmth and head-turning beauty to any design. Below are five examples of beautiful bronze fountains to accent your home. 

Four-Ladies Dancing on Urn with Pedestal

This beautiful fountain is the perfect way to add elegance and interest to your landscape. The fountain showcases four ladies dancing. Each figure has exquisite and unique details. The earthy colors of bronze blend will blend into your landscape beautifully. 

Learn more about this fountain here. 

Ladies Playing Music Fountain