Contemporary outdoor fountains seem to be constantly overflowing. This type of fountain looks good even when it is not running. It should be placed in deep water that constantly pumps water upward through the apparatus by a circulation pump. Contemporary outdoor fountains can also be placed in a wider and shallower reservoir. Some pond less seems as if the water comes from inside the statues. Achieving this effect by placing the water reservoir below ground level or floor and cover with a screen. Set the urn or statue on the grate with small stones or pebbles to disguise the source of the water.
A stacked stone or Boulder Fountain
Stone shipyards stock large pre-drilled boulders or stones for use in building contemporary outdoor fountains. If not in stock, they will custom drill boulders for you. This type of fountain creates a cool and moist environment for the area around it. Creating a waterfall effect with several rocks or boulders, or pump water through a large boulder, secured with a spray head to show water play in your room or in your garden.
Contemporary outdoor fountains pouring water, which flows vertically down the fountain structure, from a spout mounted near the top of the wall in a catch basin at its base. The spout can be a simple pin or a horizontal bar that simulates a waterfall.