Water Features

This stage allows you to create water features by using the drawing tools to draw a new shape or by inserting a template from the library. The Water Feature Stage allows for the creation of multiple water features including fountains, spill basins, ponds, and other shapes.

Stage Options

VizTerra Water Features Stage Options

Height: This control sets the height of the selected water feature.

Hide Outer Line: By default the coping edge of the water feature is shown as an outer line in 2D. This option will hide the outer line in the 2D view and in construction.

Hide the Height Label: By default, the height of the water feature is displayed. This option will hide the label in the 2D view and in Construction.

Water Feature Depth: All water features have a preset depth of 1ft.

Add Coping: This checkbox allows you to add a coping edge to a selected water feature.

Coping Width: This control allows you to adjust the overall width of the coping. The limit ranges from 1″ to 18″.

Add Tile at the Water Line: This checkbox allows you to add a a tile line to the water feature.

Lip Style: Here you can select the lip style for your coping edge. The buttons show a preview of each style.


VizTerra Water Features Library Options

The Library contains templates of previously drawn water features. The templates are organized by Type under the Water Features Category. Select the template you wish to insert and either click the Insert button or double left click on the image of the template. When you move your cursor to the viewport, the template will follow until you left-click to place the item. You can also save templates you have drawn for future use with the Save button.