Ornamental ponds and waterfalls are becoming an everyday part of our landscape: homes, businesses, parks, zoos, apartment complexes, and office buildings. Everywhere we look, people are wanting to add water to their landscape – and for good reason! Only a few other things are as relaxing as the sound of splashing or running water. For centuries, other parts of the world have used water as the focal point of their landscaping. This trend is now catching on in the U.S. as well.