744 Modern Outdoor Fountains

The addition of a water fountain will add allure and invitation to your outside landscape. Whether creating a focal point for a formally planted parterre, or for creating decorative interest for a forgotten side yard, a fountain is a garden design cure all. While there will be some maintenance involved, as with all outdoor accessories, the soothing trickle of water in your yard will far outweigh any hassle. More 
Sell on Houzz - Learn More
Sponsored Products
Outdoor/ Indoor LED Lit Multi-pots Sandstone Water Fountain
$197.84 | Overstock.com
Peretti Lion Face Floor Fountain
$199.99 | Lamps Plus
Quarry Marble and Copper Vein 51" Wide Indoor Wall Fountain
$1,595.91 | Lamps Plus
Kelkay Miniature Bowood Fountain
$35.99 | Overstock.com
Solar Water Fountain Pump With Battery LED Timer
$84.99 | Overstock.com
Square Shape with LED Lights Indoor/ Outdoor Water Fountain
$299.98 | Overstock.com

Where should I put my outdoor fountain?

If you are planning to use your fountain as an outdoor focal point, consider a larger oversized freestanding fountain. They serve the purpose that a piece of garden art would fill, and can easily be all inclusive. For smaller yards or even side yards, consider wall mounted fountains. Wall mounted fountains can attach to a wall or the side of your house and still provide the soothing trickle we all treasure about fountains. Fountain jets or spray jets lined elegantly alongside a pool or even on a lawn are sophisticated and understated while still making a splash.

How much money will I spend on my fountain?

Ultimately the price tag of your fountain will be the biggest influence on material and its quality. For a lifetime investment, granite and marble fountains will most likely cost the most money up-front, but they will weather and survive for years to come. The same runs true for metals such as copper and brass. Acrylic and resin are more affordable options, but can easily come off looking as such. The smaller the fountain, the more affordable it will be. If you don’t want to sacrifice quality, a pocket sized fountain can be just as elegant as a massive centerpiece.

Which additional features do I want?

Fountains are also available with lights, regulating flow rates, and even thermostats. Think about if there is anything else that you would like from your fountain besides pumping water, and there is surely a style out there for you that does it.
© 2014 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™