3 Types of Water Features You’ll Love on Long Island

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Got a boring backyard and looking to add a focal point in your landscape? Well you're in the right place.


Everyone needs a pond, they just don’t know it yet. A koi pond or a fish pond becomes the focal point of your landscape and draws everyone out of their house because they now have something to interact with. Whether it’s just feeding your fish or just watching your fish, you’ll be surprised how many hours you’ll spend at your pond, it’s like sitting around a fire, except better. Here at Tranquilityscapes, we build ecosystem ponds, they basically take care of themselves so you won’t have to do much maintenance at all, especially with our maintenance packages you can completely stay hands off. If you want to learn more about what really influences the price of a building a custom koi pond, we’ve made another article describing just that!

Pondless Waterfalls

Do you have young kids and are afraid of any liabilities or you really want no maintenance and love the sound of running water? A pondless waterfall is for you, and it’s exactly what it sounds like. It’s a waterfall without the pond. From a dramatic cascading waterfall to a babbling brook, the sound a waterfall will add to your backyard can not be described. It will convert your backyard into a staycation oasis. Pondless waterfalls can be anything from a small front door show stopper to a 100′ stream. If you’re wondering what pondless waterfalls cost or want to learn more about what influences the price of a pondless waterfall, click the button below!

backyard waterfall

Decorative Fountains

Don’t care for naturalistic waterfalls or ponds but still want that sound of water and a touch of elegance? Decorative fountains were made for you! The possibilities are endless with fountains, whether you choose from fountain bowls to stacked slate spheres with fire or mesh them together to create a jaw dropping piece. Whether you want to add it to a backyard space or even in the front of the house for extra curb appeal, like we did here, is up to you! If you would like to learn more about fountainscapes, click the button below.

water fountain with orange lights