5 Brilliant Outdoor Water Features

Although the weather outside is frightful (or frightfully chilly, at least), the timing is perfect to start planning a spectacular landscaping project to be completed just in time for spring.  Water features are one of the most notable ways to leave an impression on guests and passers-by; the craftsmanship required to complete one is astounding when you consider the blend of science and artistry that’s poured into such a project.  From minimal modern water features to grand, nature-inspired installations that could make Fallingwaters‘ architect Frank Lloyd Wright smile, today’s roundup of dramatic landscaping feats is visually arresting and soothing at the same time.

vertical water feature

Vertical Water Feature from Watercolors Custom Pools


triple backyard waterfall

Triple Waterfall by Platt Landscaping


landscaped water feature

Swimming Pool with Landscaped Water Feature by Hickory Hollow


courtyard fountain

Simple Courtyard Urn Fountain by Statile & Todd


waterslide pool

Water Slide Pool from Ambience Outdoors