How To Build a River Rock Fountain

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

How To Build a River Rock Fountain

Between flowers and vegetable garden tending, you'll have a few weekends to build a zen like river rock fountain to make your backyard the tranquil envy of the neighbors (not that this is a competition, mind you). 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. The trusty guys over at This Old House make it look very DIY-able. Here's all you'll need to get started:

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How to Make a Bubbling Urn Water Feature

by DIY Maven

How to Make a Bubbling Urn Water Feature

I’ve got a thing for water features, so when I spotted this little number, I got a little weak in the knees. If you’ve never made a fountain or water feature, you’ll be surprised at how easy they are to put together and what few supplies you need. It really is all about placement of the pump and stones, etc. For this project you’ll need:

decorative urn
large terra cotta pan
small pond pump
plastic-coated grille
pond liner
60 cm of hose
4 bricks

For the...

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