Water is an essential element of life, one that has many health, environmental and design benefits! Adding a water feature into your home exterior is an inspired way to create a little pocket of tranquil peace in your very own back (or front) yard, a place to take stock, contemplate and forget the hustle and bustle of this ever so busy Modern World.
The world of water feature design is vast and limitless however it is imperative to remember that the exterior of your home should be a reflection of your interior aesthetic, they should ultimately complement each other, making the transition from inside to outside seamless! Want to add a water feature into the exterior of your modern home? We’ve rounded up six of the best and most inspiring contemporary water features that are sure to take your breath away.
This modern water feature is everything! Its crisp metal lines contrast beautifully with the organic shapes of the shrubbery and the incredible texture and colour of the stone ensure that this water feature is a standout! The added bonus here is that it has been built in proximity to the seating area so that you can comfortably enjoy the soothing sound of trickling water!!
Combining glass and steel are a winning look if you are after a seriously chic contemporary water feature! This extraordinary glass ball adds modern minimalist vibes into an otherwise ornate setting.
It doesn’t get better than this in terms of perfectly merging the interior and exterior of the home! This amazing, chic and oh-so covetable contemporary water feature had been built within the framework of the home out of on-trend steel. The water feature helps to soften the strong architectural and vertical lines of this home.
This modern trio of vessels with their clean white colour and organic shape makes the most elegant and impactful water feature. This use of vessels as a water feature is a fantastic idea for smaller spaces where a strong and engaging look is vital.
Hewn into the rugged landscape this pink-toned water feature makes a most dreamy modern statement. Clean-lined concrete and timber accents make the perfect partners to this simple yet aesthetically powerful water feature. Can't you just imagine laying on that deck under the wild scrub listening to the water cascading…
Corten steel was just made for the contemporary garden and there is no better way to include it in the exterior of your home than within a water feature. The oxidization and natural rusting process add personality into the modern exterior aesthetic. This square water feature is as effortlessly classic as it is so on-trend for the year ahead!
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