Water features checklist

Water Feature Check list – Formal Features – Sunken

Excavation to required depth allowing for 200 base-  50 blinding +150 concrete

Grading to levels

Blinding

Reinforced concrete base

Footings for side walls

Side walls of retaining blockwork or in-situ concrete

Render

GRP waterproofing or

Sandwich liner water proofing

Pump housing sump

Lighting chases and lighting recesses

Facing stone/ tiles/ render/ or pebbles etc. (if GRP is not the finished surface)

Trenching for cables and water supply

Electrical supply and cable entry

Water supply

Water outlets if not circulatory system

Water reservoir

Fountain

Spillway furniture (stone metal or other)

Filter

Lights

Top-up

Overflow

Edging

 

Water Feature Check list – Formal Features – Above ground

Excavation to required depth allowing for 200 base-  50 blinding +150 concrete

Grading to levels

Blinding

Reinforced concrete base

Footings for side walls

Side walls of retaining blockwork brickwork or in-situ concrete

Render

GRP waterproofing or

Sandwich liner water proofing

Pump housing sump

Lighting chases and lighting recesses

Facing stone internal/ tiles/ render/ or pebbles etc. (if GRP is not the finished surface)

Facing external

Trenching for cables and water supply

Electrical supply and cable entry

Water supply

Water outlets if not circulatory system

Water reservoir

Fountain

Spillway furniture (stone metal or other)

Filter

Lights

Top-up

Overflow

  • Coping