Great Potomac Falls
For the past several thousand years, more precisely 35 thousand years, these waterfalls exist in the United States. We are talking about the Great Falls of the Potomac (Great Falls…

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Reservoirs and their history
Now an artificial reservoir, a decorative pond on a private plot is a common phenomenon, but once it was a rarity and the privilege of very wealthy people. Decorative ponds,…

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Purpose of reservoirs

According to the main purpose, water bodies are divided into:
• to decorative ponds, which mainly include small and ultra-small ponds from ready-made forms. Such reservoirs completely depend on the person (foundation pit; its facing; plants; water nutrition; water exchange, as a rule, artificial with the help of a pump, and other characteristic indicators);
• reservoirs of landscape and decorative purposes, which are an important part of the planning structure of the object. The coefficient of water exchange (the ratio of the amount of water passing through the reservoir during the year to the volume of water in the reservoir), as a rule, is 2 … 2.5. The economic use of water is not provided. Continue reading

Making the bottom of the reservoir

 

The first stage in the construction of any decorative pond – marking outlines and digging the pit. Of course, if we plan a reservoir in a landscape style, it is desirable that its outlines be wrong, unconstrained. It is best to define the boundaries in advance.
And now we take a shovel and dig a pit with steep walls, uniform over the entire area.
This is the first and very important mistake of many. The final result at best will resemble a bath or a pool, but not a natural pond. Remember the natural reservoirs (after all, we take them as a sample): it is very rare to find a lake in nature with sheer cliffs on all sides (except for mountain lakes, but they also require an appropriate environment). As a rule, in natural water bodies with stagnant water, the depth increases gradually from shallow water. Continue reading

Organization of lighting in the pool

Many owners of country houses dream of a pool, and some lucky ones already have it. If you are just willing to build it, then we advise you to order a swimming pool design on www.akvavek.ru. These people probably pool is the most favorite vacation spot on the entire site. And if there is a well-chosen lighting, the pool can be made a very interesting and mysterious corner. Continue reading

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