Cascade Fountain: Jardin Boutanique, Montreal
Jet Fountain: Jardin Boutanique, Montreal
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sensory enjoyment provided by your garden with the soothing
sound and movement of water. Fountains can provide the ideal
solution were space is limited and an architectural feature
would enhance the landscape setting. Fountains can be categorized
in two types: cascade and jet. Both require a water reservoir
and recirculating pump (as well as electrical power source)
fountain has a basin at its based for the collection of water.
The recirculating pump is located in the pedestal of the fountain
unit. Water is routed from the pump up the center of the unit
through tubing to the first cascade, were it spills over to
each succeeding level, providing the various melodies of moving
water depending on the fountain structure.
cascade fountain, water is collected in a large basin or pool.
The recirculating pump is located in an underground vault off
to the side of the basin where it is piped back into individual
nozzles that jet a stream of water into the air. The pattern
and height of the jet depends on the type of nozzle. Special
effects can be obtained with lighting and special valves or
multiple pumps. This type of fountain is generally suitable
for larger commercial applications and contemporary styles.
They feature not only sound but visual displays to please the
of the type of fountain you choose, you will be rewarded with
years of enjoyment, from the sight and sound of moving water.