Water fountain to soften the noise of a street or create pleasant background sound. Put small fountains in corners where they'll be out of the way or use bigger, bolder piece as a dramatic focal point.
Strawberry-pot Fountain Planter Fountain In this simple homemade fountain, an azalea container supports a strawberry pot and hides a small water pump; a low terra-cotta bowl forms the base and catches falling water
Add a Water Feature Even a small fountain or birdbath lends a soothing sound or draws birds and butterflies. Petite water features can also act as a charming focal point, like this birdbath centered in a small circular brick patio.circles in squares