As originally conceived, water fountains were designed to be functional, guiding water from creeks or reservoirs to the residents of towns and villages, where the water could be used for cooking, cleaning, and drinking. To produce water flow through a fountain until the late 1800’s, and create a jet of water, required gravity and a water sou… Read More


Indoor fountains have been used for many years as helpful elements to create calming, stress free surroundings for patients in clinics and wellness programs. The calming effect of flowing water can lead people into a meditative state.The sounds produced by indoor water features are also thought to bolster the pace of recovery. A number of ailments … Read More


The Egyptian gardens are the most historical gardens that we have specified accounts of. The images and inscriptions date way back into the centuries BC, and show that each Egyptian dwelling was made around a courtyard that boasted useful and decorative vegetation. Originally, a row of trees along the inner wall of the building shaded it and the en… Read More


Early cases of devices utilized to lift water are Ctesibius’ pump, Archimedes’ Screw, and the waterwheel, and there is data of their usage going all the way back to the Hellenistic era. Yet each gadget had its shotcomings, and none were ideal to provide water to the landscape from the local aqueduct, the Acqua Vergine, a range of some… Read More


The initial freestanding sculpture was developed by the Archaic Greeks, a recognized accomplishment since until then the sole carvings in existence were reliefs cut into walls and pillars. Kouros figures, sculptures of young, attractive male or female (kore) Greeks, made up the greater part of the statues. The kouroi, considered by the Greeks to ex… Read More