How to Build a Garden Fountain

Modeled after an old millstone, this small garden fountain is the perfect size for a patio or small backyard. Constructed from concrete and common building material, you can construct it in a weekend.

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How to Cast Concrete Fountains

Enjoy the splash and sparkle of water indoors or out—with minimal maintenance and expense. We'll show you how to build this fountain out of concrete. You'll save several hundred dollars building this fountain yourself instead of buying it. So make a trip to your local home center to pick up the supplies, then follow these how-to steps to cast the fountain.

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How to Build a Low-Maintenance Water Feature

You can build this beautiful artesian fountain in just two days. And once it's built, you don't have to worry about maintenance. In this story, we'll show you everything you need to construct this stone fountain, complete with running water.

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Build an Indoor Water Fountain

Enjoy the sound of bubbling water falling over rocks all year round with this miniature, plant-lined stream and waterfall. All you need is a container, a pump and some favorite beach stones.

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How to Build a Stone Fountain

You can customize this design to suit your yard without changing the basic construction. Our fountain is about 4 ft. in diameter. You could make yours half as big or twice as big using the same materials and methods. To change the look of the fountain, you can use a different type of stone, arranged any way you like. Everything you need is available at garden and home centers. The cost of stone depends on the type you choose and where you live.

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Fountain: How to Build a Concrete Fountain

Create a stone-lined garden pond, then carve a waterfall out of a block of stone using basic power and hand tools. The technique is simple, even for beginners.

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