TAG: Fountains

Wonders of water

October 31, 2018By
Fountain (Photo: Blue Thumb)

The outdoor living boom has created demand for water features to swell in recent years. “People are drawn to water and naturally enjoy sitting by and listening to it,” says Demi Fortuna, director of product information at Atlantic Water Gardens, a water feature manufacturer based in Mantua, Ohio. Water features can be a smart add-on for many landscape contractors. There... read more

Blue Thumb adds new fountain design

February 5, 2018By

Blue Thumb, headquartered in Saginaw, Mich., added to its Artisan Triple Fountain Series with the release of the White Grey Fountain ABART1600. The fountain kit features three polished marble towers with heights of 18, 24 and 30 inches, respectively. The easy-to-install kit comes with an Achelous Basin Reservoir, a  mag-drive pump that features a flow rate of 1,495 gallons per... read more

Blue Thumb Travertine Stone Fountains

May 11, 2015By

Blue Thumb announces the introduction of their custom travertine stone fountains. Travertine is a wonderfully unique rock that comes in a wide variety of colors and patterns with beautiful, unique striations and dimples. It not only provides an elegant earthy, and completely unique water feature for your landscape, but it’s carved from a hardy, sturdy rock that will stand the... read more

Blue Thumb acquires Aqua Bella

March 3, 2014By

Blue Thumb Distributing, headquartered in Saginaw, Mich., acquired Aqua Bella Designs, a Harpers Ferry, W.Va.-based fountain manufacturer. “The synergies between the two long-time leaders in the industry open a wide range of new possibilities for the growth of Blue Thumb and offers our customer base a larger, more diversified product offering,” said Kip Northrup, president of Blue Thumb. “Our seasoned... read more