According to feng shui, a popular Eastern doctrine about the energy of the four elements, water is a symbol of wisdom, and the one who lives next to water fills with wisdom and learns to live without conflicts and disputes, finding more flexible solutions to problems.
Water has the ability to quickly bring prosperity to the house, so before it was important to settle near natural sources of water and properly position your home, but now we have the opportunity to bring water to ourselves and create a garden in which there will be an artificial pond. Continue reading
Depending on the location on the relief, in the riverbed, floodplain all water bodies are divided:
• on reservoirs on the relief (basically, these are reservoirs-digging), which, in accordance with the structure of the relief, can be channel, floodplain, slope and watershed. If we consider a section of the relief along the slope from the watershed to the river bed and the stream, we can distinguish its elements such as the watershed, the slope with terraces above the floodplain, the floodplain of a river or stream and the channel;
• reservoirs in river beds, which, in turn, are subdivided into channel channels and dams. Continue reading
According to the design features, the water bodies are divided into:
• on small and ultra-small reservoirs with a finished lining of the bottom and sides, made in the factory (this is usually a film or a finished bath). Such reservoirs essentially belong to the basins, as they are completely isolated from the natural environment and have an artificial filling. A feature of their use in conditions of central Russia, in the presence of clay and loamy soils with a high water level in the spring, is the need for drainage of the area of such a reservoir. If this rule is not observed, cases of such reservoirs “floating up” above the surface of the earth are not isolated, which immediately violates the aesthetic qualities of the territory of the object; Continue reading