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7 Landscaping Ideas with Fountains to Add a Little Beauty to Your Backyard

May 26, 2022 4 min read

7 Landscaping Ideas with Fountains to Add a Little Beauty to Your Backyard - Majestic Fountains and More

Nothing beats the sound of a babbling brook. Fountains are a beautiful addition to your backyard and make it feel more like a park than a yard, adding depth and life. In addition, they provide an attractive focal point that's different depending on your landscape design.

And, you don't have to break the bank or hire a professional to install one either! This article will show you simple landscaping with fountain ideas that you can immediately put into action. 

1. Create a recirculating ceramic pot fountain

Transform the outside of your house into a soothing haven where you can enjoy a drink and take in the sights.

A series of petite ceramic pots connected by a hidden hose will create a water feature that recirculates the water and bubbles up from any level on the deck or patio. The overflow stream flows through the pots and emerges from an ingenious bottle-shaped installation on each side of your deck or patio.

This is just one example of mini-fountains that you can repurpose around your house and garden.


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2. Use three-tier fountains to create a surrounding beauty

In need of a focal point? Add a fountain to your secluded outdoor patio where you can sit and enjoy a frosty drink with family or friends.

For a three-tiered fountain, choose a gravel base. Then, add two smaller decorative planters in front of the base. Next, place an antique metal bathtub in the middle for seating and decide where to locate the faucet.

You may choose to add a second layer of planters to the front of this area and stack small stools around it. Finally, place a large fountain pot on top of the large tub for an added touch. The entire setup will consist of three levels and create a unique and tranquil atmosphere.


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3. Bubbling water fountain can be the centerpiece of your garden

Setting up a centerpiece fountain is a beautiful way to bring life to your garden. The flowing water will be incredibly gorgeous during evenings when the sun is shining down and reflecting on the dancing water.

Try adding a bubbling fountain right in your yard or garden. If you have children or pets, this can also serve as a safety feature that keeps them away from dangerous areas of your yard.


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4. Install patio water wall

A blend of art and architecture, it's no wonder that a water wall has become such a popular garden decoration. You can create stunning water walls by choosing an architectural design for your fountain and installing the mosaic tiles surrounding it.

Giving you ample space to display the beautiful colors of the mosaic tiles, a water wall is a great way to include your artistic nature.


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5. Liven up your patio with a sunset chiseled fountain

Of all landscaping with fountain ideas, this one is the coolest and most unusual:
Instead of a pond or waterfall, you can have a sun-sculpted fountain. The waterfalls around in spirals create the effect of chiseled rock formations. It's a pretty amazing effect, and it looks great at night when the lights are on.

Have a chat with your landscaper so that they understand the look you're trying to achieve.


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6. Warm it up with a fire and water fountain

Looking for a simple fountain that doesn't take up much space? In this case, you can warm up your patio by bringing the fireplace and water together.

A fire pit with a fountain is a cozy place to gather with friends and family. If you have a large enough space, it's even better because you can also add additional seating around the fire.


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7. Water disappearing fountain can also do the trick

Imagine the water flowing through the fountain and disappearing into the ground. If it's set up right, this naturally adds a touch of magic to your yard.

It will take some time to get the correct angle and flow of water going in the right direction. But once you do, it will look beautiful at night when lit up by twinkling lights.


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Majestic Fountains Can Help Take Your Exterior Living Space to a Whole New Level

With our huge selections of private fountain kits and parts, you can transform a simple patio into an elaborate and majestic water feature.

As the leading authorized dealer of fountains, Majestic Fountains and More also has fountain kits to fit every budget. We have all the fountain parts you need, from full-sized fountains and water features to garden ponds and bubbling pots.

Adding a fountain to your patio or yard takes your garden to the next level of beauty and helps add some much-needed water and shade in the summer. So let us help you create a magnificent landscape with one of our many landscaping with fountain ideas.

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