The Great Ceremonial House features a large "tropical rainforest" in its atrium with waterfalls. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)If you live in a warm climate year round, or are just looking for a new way to spruce up your backyard, a backyard fountain, waterfall or water garden might make a nice addition. These can be easily bought online or in a large department store. When you're there, make sure you talk with a sales representative who knows a decent amount about installing the system. Getting the right information to put everything together will set a part a fun and exciting afternoon into a terrible and disorganized one. Many fountains and waterfalls come fully equipped with little work or assembly required. If you need to put your own set together, you need to make sure you have everything you need. One of the most common but essential parts that are forgotten are valves. You can get Valtorc flow control valves online that are quite reliable and at a nice price.
One of the great added benefits of outdoor waterfalls is that it is a great selling feature of your home. Even if you are looking to put your home on the market, installing a backyard centerpiece will make your home much more appealing and can boost the selling price by thousands of dollars.