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Bootstrap wrap text around image

I cannot figure out how to do this. I foound several references on the web, none work. Here's one:

<div class="row">
      <div class="col-sm-1 col-xs-1 nopadding" style="padding-left:30px;">&nbsp;</div>            
      <div class="col-sm-10 col-xs-10 text-left">
            <p>All Autowater Irrigation systems are custom designed to each property.  
                  If you choose an installation, our process will be customized for your specific property and needs.</p>

                  <p>Basically, the installation of a new system starts directly at the water meter in order to take advantage of the highest gallons per minute (GPM).</p>

                   <p>If you choose the "separate meter option" (where applicable), this "high volume" water source will be plumbed in automatically.</p>

                  <p>In order to simplify future preventative maintenance, we determine the most convenient location (usually the garage) for the timer.  
                  Once the electric and hydraulic sources have been determined, we  design a system with head-to-head coverage, which will guarantee
                  even distribution and create a complete and efficient system.</p>

                  <p>Our expert installation team professionally installs each system to be completely undetectable when it is not in use.</p>

                  <p>In order to ensure satisfaction, each new system comes with a one-year guarantee  from the date of installation.</p>
      <div class="col-sm-3 col-xs-3"><img src="images/elmer_mach_sm.jpg" class="img-responsive"></div></div>
      <div class="col-sm-1 col-xs-1">&nbsp;</div>

Note the inclusion of the div with 3 col width within the one of 10 col width.

This was suggested here:

I tried several others, none worked.

It produces the attached, of course NOT wrapped.

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greetings Richard Korts, , I have used images and wrapped TEXT around then by using the float left or right . I hope I am understanding your problem, and since you have just one image near text on that page, here is some code I would use to do this, Although bootstrap has a class for float left as "pull-left" , I have to set the width of the image anyway so I just use the image style for the float and the width. Make sure to clear the the float with a  "clearfix" where you need the TEXT to stop wrapping.

<p><img src="images/elmer_mach_sm.jpg" style="float: left; width: 170px;" />
In order to ensure satisfaction, each new system comes with a one-year guarantee  from the date of installation.
<span class="clearfix"></span></p>

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and I guess I should say that you may be able to use the bootstrap div thing with col-sm-3  BUT in order to have any WRAP effect  the FLOAT element needs to GO before the TEXT to float around it , NOT after it, and if you use a float element, it is best to have a  "clearfix" somewhere to clear the float.

I need to use Bootstrap to cause responsiveness on phones, etc.
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I'm not sure why you put the image after the 2nd line of text, but it works perfectly.

Bootstrap is great BUT sometimes things like this are VERY elusive. I searched high & low & could not find the simple solution you have.

No problem and there was no logic to where I put it in the text *grin*, other than to show you that it could be done