Four Benefits of Pondless Cascade Waterfalls from Great Lakes Pondscapes

If you desire a water feature, but do not feel a backyard pond is right for you, a backyard pondless cascade waterfall from Great Lakes Pondscapes may be just what you’re looking for! Pondless waterfalls are a great option for those who would like a water feature that requires less maintenance, have a smaller budget, or not enough space for a pond. Of course, if you’re interested in a backyard pond as well as a waterfall, we do that, too. In this post, we will look at four benefits of installing a pondless cascade waterfall in your backyard.

Therapeutic benefits

First, there are proven therapeutic and psychological benefits of listening to and seeing running water. The sound of your waterfall can also drown out unwanted noises like noisy vehicles and neighbors. There is no better way to destress from a hard day than to sit by your waterfall, listening to the water.

Less maintenance

Backyard ponds require a fair amount of maintenance throughout the year in order to keep them functioning and beautiful. Backyard waterfalls require far less maintenance, which mostly entails ensuring the reservoir has enough water every couple of weeks!

Lower cost

Both the costs to maintain and install a pondless waterfall are usually less than those associated with a backyard pond.

Increased safety

There are some homeowners who do not like the idea of having a backyard pond because they have small children or pets. If having open water at your home is of concern to you, a pondless waterfall may be the perfect addition to your landscaping. You get the benefits of having a water feature without the worry!