The many different designs of wall waterfalls allow you many different choices of waterfalls for your garden, patio or room in your home. The sound of falling water is musical and magical providing you with a sense of peace and tranquility that will aid in helping you relax. Large outdoor wall fountains or waterfalls mounted to a wall of the garden or to a wall in your home can be as elaborate or as simplistic in design as you wish. When used inside wall waterfalls will really enhance the decor of any room. You can have these waterfalls made of lightweight material resembling stone.
Other common materials used in the construction of these water features include slate, copper and glass all of which will provide you with a work of art. The surface over which the water pours can resemble pebbles or can be a sheet of glass with lighting behind it so that it catches the reflections of water as it cascades down over the wall. Straight garden wall fountains or waterfalls are items of beauty no matter where you install them. Some of them have elegantly carved natural features such as that of flowers or fish or even abstract objects, which add to your enjoyment.
Wall mounted waterfalls are part of a decorating scheme with the Feng Shui concept that focuses on the benefits of water for peace and good health. If you practice yoga or meditation, you can also benefit from having a waterfall mounted on the wall of the room that you use for this purpose. It will help you create the natural calm atmosphere to help you become relaxed.
One of the benefits of having water wall fountains or waterfalls indoors or out is that the falling water purifies the air. It also helps to cook the air during hot weather giving you natural air conditioning. While you are outdoors, it is nice to feel the spray of water from the patio or garden waterfall.
Exotic gardens with earthy features like a fountain at the centre are sure to be the envy of many and inspiration for others. But to build one with such unique elements, very consistent planning and thought is required. You have to keep in mind the size of the place you will design, and also its shape. You might start with it by removing some old, dead trees and planting new ones. Your plant selection will depend upon the overall climate and weather at your place, ensuring a proper climate for the trees to survive and grow.
Then you have to plan what kind of plants, shrubs and flowers will complement each other in a manner that their coexistence is good to nature and create a beautiful sight as well
Choosing one style will require a great eye to detailing. Do you want to go for a Desert theme? Tropical Island theme? Pine Forest theme? you can also mix and match between different themes!
After the basic decisions like the design of your garden and plants selection is over, it is time to look at the Hard Scape. This is a term that denotes external items like statues, streams, decks, pools, waterfalls. Wall fountains are a common hardscape item because of their all purpose utility. Place one against your garden fence so that it acts as a tributary for your pond or stream, or place it on a side of your pond and surround it with bamboo or lush foliage.
These fountains come in many shapes, sizes and colors. Where in the garden will you place your fountain is a decision that you have to take with a lot of creativity. Do you want a gazebo for your garden? It can be accentuated by adding a wall fountain. Or you can put three water fountains inward facing opposite the gateway and enjoy the sight and sound of water flowing in all sides. Alternatively you can have 3 sides with outward facing wall fountains creating a secluded romantic spot. The gazebo can be made into a cave of sorts as you place them on the 5 facing out non entrance sides. Foliage can be made to grow over and around it so that you have one exceptional entrance.
Wall Water Fountain and Design Integration
The style selection and installation decisions of your garden fountain will take a lot of care, time and effort. A peaceful garden is one where you can sit for some time and feel revitalized instantly. If even a single element in the garden clashes with the entire theme, the visual feel may not turn out to be as pleasant as you had expected. So if you want a truly stunning garden, you simply cannot leave out something as beautiful as a wall fountain.