Adding a Stream

This guide will show you how to add a stream to your landscape design.

 

To begin, click the Water Features tab and click the Stream button.

Add a stream to your landscape design

To create the outline of your stream, Left click to place points. Right click to place the last point and finish your stream.

Place points to create the outline of your stream

To change fill material of your stream, click the fill material image seen above. A dialog box will appear with a large selection of fill materials including some from national brands Belgard, Eldorado Stone, R.I. Lampus, and Unilock. Make your selection and click OK.

Wide selecrion of stream fill materials, including some from Belgard, Eldorado stone, and Unilock

To further customize the appearance of your stream, click Options found in the Object Properties panel. You can edit the following options:

Edit your stream's dimension using our landscaping software

By default, a rock border will be added to your stream. To turn this feature off, click Rock Border and deselect the following option:

A rock border is added to your stream's design by default

To change the material used in your rock border, click the rock material image seen below. Make your selection and click OK.

You can change the material used in your stream's rock border

To adjust the size of the rocks in your border, use the slider seen below or manually enter the specific size in the space provided.

Customize the size of the rocks in your stream's rock border

You can remove sections of the rock border by clicking the Edit Border button, and then Left clicking on the section you would like to remove. Simply Left click again if you wish to restore it.

You can further edit your stream's rock border by removing sections where desired

You have now completed adding a stream to your landscape design.

You have completed this tutorial and added a 3D stream using Realtime Landscaping Pro

Thank you for reading this guide, and please feel free to contact us for more information about our software.