Your backyard should be a place where you and your family can find peace of mind, relax whenever you feel like it and foster memories that will last a long time. If you set up your property in the right way, you can get rid of hours of sitting in traffic and get to the task at hand; putting your mind at ease with just a short walk to your backyard.

For so many families right now, the backyard is their place of solitude and their destination of choice, opting for a short walk instead of a long plane ride. With many families staying close to home, putting the perfect elements in place is becoming a priority. One perfect way to bring the sounds of nature back to your yard is with a garden fountain.

Why garden fountains are perfect for backyards

By installing a garden fountain or what many call a water fountain in your backyard, you subtly create a relaxing atmosphere and bring nature closer to your family. The delicate sounds of trickling water coupled with the rest of your backyard elements can put you in a place where you’ll just want to stay for the rest of the season. Fountains offer a form of meditation, and many can also be a centerpiece and focal point for your backyard to surround.

How do I install a garden fountain in my yard?

There are so many options when it comes to water fountains for your yard. First thing you want to do is decide on just what type of fountain makes you happy. There are all different shapes and sizes, colors and price points to consider. Are you doing other backyard renovations? You’ll want to take this into consideration as well. We recommend hiring a professional to consult with and to create the perfect place for your water element. Many professional landscapers and outdoor living experts can assist you with this project.

You can also look into the DIY method as well if you have decided to install a small water element in your yard and there are plenty of places to purchase one for a limited budget.

Other benefits of a garden fountain

A garden fountain can be the foundation for so many additional elements. First consider the color and style of your water fountain as it could be the focal point for everything that surrounds it. You can add additional plants, shrubs and you can use your fountain as a jumping off point to add new color through various types of flowers. You can surround your water element with crushed stone and even colored glass to bring it all together.

There are so many ways to enhance your backyard and create that relaxing space you want for your family and friends. A water element can offer that tranquility, a centerpiece or focal point for your property and complement your existing backyard features you have come to enjoy over the years.

Want to discuss creating your backyard renovation or enhancements? Contact our team today!