Starting a Water Feature Business
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Getting Started in the Water Feature IndustryFREE PREVIEW
Four Stages of a Business
First Steps to Starting Your Water Feature Business
How Does a New Contractor Get Hands-On Experience?
What Percent of Landscapes Have a Water Feature?
Developing Your Own Style
Know Your Abilities – Don’t Get in Over Your Head / Working with Other CACs
Starting a Water Feature Business Intro
Getting Started Quiz
The Five Steps of the Construction Process
The Lead Process - Part 1
The Lead Process - Part 2
The Lead Process - Part 3
The Lead Process Quiz
The Pre-Sales Call
Locating the Utilities Before the Sales Call
The Pre-Sales Call Quiz
Introduction: Sales Call
Sales Call: Fountainscape Design
Sales Call: Fountainscape Bid Sheet
Sales Call: Pondless Waterfall Design
Sales Call: Pondless Waterfall Bid Sheet
Sales Call: Pond Design
Sales Call: Pond Bid Sheet
Quiz: The Sales Call
Calculating Liner & Underlayment
Calculating Stone & Gravel
Closing the Sale Part 1
Pre-Install Walkthrough Video
Closing the Sale Part 2
Closing the Sale Quiz
The Pre-Install Quiz
Introduction to Installation Videos
Stacked Slate Urn Installation
Stacked Slate Urn Enhancements
Fountainscape Install Quiz
Bonus: Stacked Slate Sphere Installation
Bonus: Stacked Slate Wall Installation
Bonus: Fire and Water Spillway Bowls Installation
Bonus: Stacked Slate Sphere w/Fire Installation
Bonus: Mongolian Basalt Installation
Bonus: Mongolian Basalt Fire Feature Installation
Part 1: Backyard Waterfall Landscape Fountain Kit Overview
Part 2: Setting up the Aquabasin
Part 3: Installing the Aquabasin
Part 4: Aquabasin Plumbing Hookup
Part 5: Backfilling the Aquabasin
Part 6: Positioning the Liner
Part 7: Starting the Waterfall
Part 8: Hooking up the Waterfall Spillway
Part 9: Hooking up the Pump
Part 10: Foaming the Waterfall & Installing Lights
Part 11: Finishing Touches
Pondless Waterfall Installation Quiz
Bonus: Advanced Pondless Waterfall Installation
Bonus Part 1: Laying Out the Pondless Basin
Bonus Part 2: Excavation
Bonus Part 3: Positioning & Excavation for Pondless Waterfall Vault
Bonus Part 4: Installing the Liner & AquaBlox
Bonus Part 5: Backfilling the Pondless Basin
Bonus Part 6: Waterfall Design & Construction
Bonus Part 7: Installing the Pumps
Bonus Part 8: Installing the Waterfall Spillway
Bonus Part 9: Installing a Bib Liner
Bonus Part 10: Finishing Touches
Bonus Part 11: Pondless Waterfall Maintenance
Bonus Part 12: Hiding the Pondless Vault
Bonus Part 13: Tweaking the Lights
Part 1: Equipment Needed
Part 2: Product Overview
Part 3: Laying out the Pond
Part 4: Locating and Installing the Biofalls
Part 5: Hooking up the Biofalls
Part 6: Excavating the Pond & Determining the Depth
Part 7: Installing the Skimmer and Connecting the Plumbing
Part 8: Underlayment and Liner
Part 9: Rocking in the Pond
Part 10: Attaching the Liner to the Skimmer
Part 11: Working with Stone
Part 12: Beach Construction and Edging
Part 13: Recessing Larger Boulders into the Edge
Part 14: Pond Edging Next to a Patio
Part 15: Placing Lights Inside the Pond
Part 16: Rinsing Out and Filling the Pond
Part 17: Building the Waterfall
Part 18: Connecting the Liner to the Biofalls
Part 19: Using Waterfall Foam
Part 20: Installing the Pump and Skimmer Components
Part 21: Adding Plants to the Pond and Edging
Part 22: Building the Waterfall in Front of the Biofalls
Part 23: Building Wing Walls
Part 24: Installing the Biofalls Rock Tray
Part 25: Connecting the Lights
Part 26: Installing the Automatic Dosing System
Part 27: Turning on the Waterfall
Part 28: Wrap Up
Pond Install Quiz
Post Install Quiz
Maintaining a Fountainscape
Maintaining a Fountainscape Quiz
Maintaining a Pondless Waterfall
Maintaining a Pondless Waterfall Quiz
Maintaining a Pond - Part 1
Maintaining a Pond - Part 2
Maintaining a Pond Quiz
FAQ: 100% Customer Satisfaction
FAQ: Does Aquascape Do Drawings?
FAQ: Why do you wait until the pond is finished before electrical is installed?
FAQ: Have any of your processes changed due to COVID?
FAQ: Do you build ponds differently if you know there is an abundance of wildlife nearby?
FAQ: Can you put your pumps on a timer?
FAQ: "You can't put rocks and gravel in a koi pond!"
FAQ: Will koi destroy plants in your pond?
FAQ: "You can't put koi in a two-foot deep pond!"
FAQ: When do you not charge a consultation fee?
What do you do with the fish in the winter-time?
Can you put chlorine in a pondless or fountainscape?
Working ON Your Business and Not IN Your Business
What is the First Job of the CEO?
All Business Is, Is Fixing Problems...
Why Do I Vlog?
Motivating Your Team
Greg Wittstock, The Pond Guy