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Tranquil Water Features for Your Yard

Incorporate a one-of-a-kind water feature in an outdoor space to change the ambiance of your yard, porch or patio. Check out these stunning - and tranquil - water features for inspiration.
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Reflective Water Feature

The wet-edge detail of this water feature gives it a sleek look, and the water reflects the surrounding landscape. Landscape designer Jamie Durie stained the water for a dark, rich look that resembles the color of tea trees.

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Curve Appeal

This water feature takes outdoor seating to a whole new level. Landscape designer Jamie Durie installed a steel trough along the top of the seat's backrest with a small pool at the end of it. The smooth curves of the pebbles and waterfall bring a contemporary touch to the space.

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Peaceful Effect

Landscape designer Virginia Rockwell enhanced this backyard pond with a stone water feature. The water trickles down three descending stone slabs to create a peaceful sound and pleasing visual effect.

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Asian Flair

Landscape consultant Mitch Kalamian combined water and fire to create an Asian look in this serene backyard. The mosaic glass tiles on the back wall of the water feature pop against the concrete border and neutral-toned stone floor tiles.

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