built-in water features, and prefer not to use pre-cast models as every project, home-owner and house is unique.
mix of deck and patio with a water feature
simple fountain ... classic water pour - kind of like a classic era water causeway/irrigation
CT - waterfall feature pic #2
A raised, stone rill pours water into a formal garden pond.
still water. Make sure you don't have any standing water around your yard, be it a still pond, puddle, birdbath or that garbage can lid you forgot was there months ago. If you have a fountain or another source of water, make sure it's always moving. This will keep mosquitos from breeding.
The water appears to be traveling from indoors to out as well. This yard was so well-thought out. The sound of the water also helped to drown out the sounds of the 'hood...