Did You Know How Technical Designs of Fountains Became Known? Contributing to the advancement of scientific technology were the published papers and illustrated books of the time. They were also the principal method of transmitting useful hydraulic information and water fountain design suggestions all through Europe.... read more


Features Hydro-Statics 101 When in equilibrium, liquid delivers force to its container or any other material it comes in contact with.The force applied falls into one of two categories: external force or hydrostatic energy.... read more


Setting Up and Maintaining Outdoor Fountains An important facet to think about is the size of the outdoor wall fountain in relation to the space in which you are going to mount it.A strong wall is absolutely necessary to hold up its overall weight.... read more


The Earliest Garden Water Features Water fountains were originally practical in purpose, used to deliver water from canals or creeks to towns and hamlets, providing the inhabitants with clean water to drink, wash, and prepare food with.... read more


The Outcome of the Norman Invasion on Anglo Saxon Landscaping The arrival of the Normans in the later half of the 11th century greatly transformed The Anglo-Saxon ways of living.Engineering and gardening were attributes that the Normans excelled in, trumping that of the Anglo-Saxons at the time of the occupation.... read more


The Many Reasons to Add a Wall Fountain A good way to enhance the appeal of your outdoor living area is to add a wall fountain or an exterior garden fountain to your landscaping or garden layout.Many current designers and artisans have been inspired by historical fountains and water features.... read more


The Father Of Roman Garden Fountain Design And Style In Rome’s city center, there are many celebrated water fountains.One of the best ever sculptors and designers of the 17th century, Gian Lorenzo Bernini designed, conceived and constructed nearly all of them.... read more


An Short Guide to Herbs in The Garden Some gardeners are drawn to herbal plants which can easily be cultivated indoors and out and are perfect in a wide array of cooking processes.These plants are easy to grow and have the appeal of instant gratification, as they can be used in soups, marinades, and other recipes.... read more