Tag: water

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Lighting Up Your Waterscape with a Fountain Lighting Kit

Adding lights to your fountain is an easy way to make your waterscape more elegant. Night fountains are inviting, adding a welcoming glow to your waterscape. It’s also a way to make your water look more appealing if you are already running your fountains at night. Fountain lighting kits...
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Smart Irrigation Month: Using Aerators in Irrigation

Irrigation and Aerators: a sustainable partnership.  Water is our most precious source of life here on this earth and often it is wasted or misused. If you irrigate your land, it’s important that you’re dispersing healthy, clean water throughout your crops or grass. If you’re using irrigation to bring...
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Spring Rains Bring Stormwater Management

Spring rains and thunderstorms bring buckets of fresh water to growing flora, but an excess of rain also means bodies of water may become overfilled, and stormwater runoff often gathers dirt and debris that also runs into bodies of water. It’s important to be prepared for spring rains and...
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Prepping Your Equipment for Fall and Winter

Winter weather and the elements can wreck havoc on your fountain and aerator equipment. Don’t let snow, ice and sub-zero temperatures damage your water features and aeration products. A few simple steps now can save you big headaches come spring time. In areas that are prone to freezing, follow...
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Fountain Spotlight: Honeywell Defense Complex

At the Honeywell Defense Complex off US-71 Highway in Kansas City, MO, is the five horsepower Platinum Northstar fountain. Air-O-Lator sold the fountain to Ewing Irrigation who then sold it to Rosehill Gardens in Martin City, MO, the landscape contractor for the complex. The fountain was installed and completed...
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Stormwater Management: From Plans to Reality

Over the last several months, parts of the United States have seen record amounts of rain. Managing where that rain flows and drains is called stormwater management. With many techniques and tools available to harness and control rainwater and runoff, it is important to be aware of the best...
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Case Study: Fountain Helps Improve Downtown Newport

In Newport, Arkansas, an old well was transformed into a fountain with the help of Air-O-Lator. The well was discovered after an old building was razed. Led by Josh Brandt and Jarrod Eddington, the New Vision Newport Historic Preservation Action Team took steps to revitalize Downtown Newport. Brandt contacted...
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Specifying aerator size and quantity worldwide

The pond and lake management experts at Air-O-Lator know no boundaries. Unsure of how many aerators may be required or, if you need surface or sub-surface units to curb algae growth and stop odors? With tools like Google Maps and 40 years of experience, we will guide you in...
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Wacky weather calls for aeration

It has been a very strange weather year across the nation. Unseasonably cool, snow in May, heavy rains with flooding, devastating tornados, record-breaking heat in the Northeast and Southwest. These events are impacting ecological problems in our water systems. From golf courses and irrigation systems to stormwater retention ponds...
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