backyard fountain made from bluestone pavers

The fountain is placed in the middle of a stream that runs along one side of a patio right outside the back of the house and leads to a koi pond. A beautiful, private area for sitting, reading, napping, de-stressing—what could be better?

We have tumbled bluestone coping. It is not rough and does not snag bathing suits. It has been in for 2 years and through 2 Michigan winters without issues.

Pool Coping - Renovate or Repair your Pool with new Tile and Tumbled Bluestone Coping in PA and NJ

Empress of Dirt's advice for starting a new garden pond.

Best Tips for Starting a Small Garden Pond

Beautiful backyard pond ideas for all budgets - photos showing small container ponds plus medium and larger ponds.

Water Features for Any Budget | Landscaping Ideas and Hardscape Design | HGTV

Water Features for Any Budget

Water features can help turn your landscape into something special, providing a focal point and attracting wildlife. Dive into these water features and come up with some great ideas for your own backyard.

20 Wonderful Garden Fountains ~ I LOVE the idea of a fountain wall- This is so beautiful!

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For a kids water play wall? What a charming way to fill a blank wall in the garden! Could rely on the gutter for occasional water sound, or pipe it for continuous water flow.

Just a thought to get the ideas coming :)

DIY Garden Fountain Out of Old Garden Ornaments

How To Build a River Rock Fountain - You can use just about any outdoor garden structure for a fountain, but you can't beat the organic beauty and simplicity of smooth, serene river rocks. This looks very DIY-able.

Repiny - Most inspiring pictures and photos!

How to Use Old Tractor's Tire Make a Fountain