Benefits of Landscape Water Features

Water features complement any landscape and can be customized to fit your specific landscape design.  There is a multitude of different types of water features and each has various styles. From ponds to fountains to streams and waterfalls, a water feature adds sound, movement, and texture to any outdoor space.

Create a unique and aesthetically pleasing landscape

Water features make your landscape stand out and add a unique style that will make your backyard stand out. The possibilities are practically endless and every option can be customized to your specific landscape. A small outdoor fountain adds a unique and elegant touch to your garden and can bring out other elements of your landscape. A large, elaborate waterfall becomes an impressive centerpiece and sets the tone for the rest of your outdoor space. Whether your outdoor space is large or small, water features can fit anywhere and look great no matter their size.

Relax from the sound of nature

Turn your backyard into the perfect getaway oasis by adding a water feature. The sound of trickling water is very soothing and natural sounds help to create a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. If you find yourself craving a place where you can relax and find peace, adding a water feature to your landscape might be the perfect answer.

Enhance your local ecosystem by attracting wildlife

Having a water feature will help attract wildlife such as birds, dragonflies, frogs, and fish if you choose to add them to your pond. All creatures need water and adding a water feature such as a pond or a birdbath will benefit you, your landscape, and the natural habitat around you.

Low maintenance

Water features such as garden fountains and waterfalls require very little maintenance. Water features typically re-circulate the water through the use of a pump which means there will be very little algae growth. If you do need to clean your fountain, you can easily clean the pump by wiping it down with a cloth. If your water is left stagnant for any amount of time, simply add a couple drops of algaecide to keep the water clear and fresh.

At Glenn Landscape, we specialize in designing, building and installing water features of all shapes and sizes. We will work with you to design a unique water feature perfect for your landscape. Check out our gallery of water features we designed over the years. Contact us today to learn more!

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