How to Create a Tabletop Fountain


Items You Will Need:

  • 70 GPH Fountain Pump
  • Tabletop Fountain of your choosing
  • Black Polished Pacific Pebble
  • Plants & Potting Soil
  • 1-1/4 in. x 6 in. Drill Bit
  • Protective gloves
  • Safety Eyewear

Step 1

Using the 1-¼ in Drill Bit, drill a hole in the section of the planter you wish to be the water reservoir.

TIP: Wear safety glasses when operating an electric tool.

Step 2

Run the cord for the TotalPond 80 GPH pump through the newly drilled hole in the reservoir.

Step 3

Use plumber putty to secure the pump and seal the hole.

TIP: Do not move the cord while the putty is setting.


Step 4

Begin to plant.

Step 5

Place the black polished pebbles around the pump in the reservoir.

Step 6

Submerge the pump in water. Also, take this time to give your plants a drink. Plug it in and enjoy!