Water features are usually associated with outdoor gardens, adding a serene bubbling brook to lush natural areas. But you can also get that relaxing feeling inside the home with an indoor water feature.
The uses for water features in the home are endless, from small accent pieces to room dividers. Read on to learn how and where to use water features indoors. You may be inspired to make use of these unusual features in your own home.
Get a Zen vibe
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One of the most classic home styles for indoor water features is Zen style. With Zen, anything natural helps create the soothing, relaxing feeling that defines Zen style. Water features may be used to form indoor meditative ponds or to complement an indoor Zen garden. You can use water features to create peace in unusual spaces, such as the previously unused area beneath the stairs in the photo above.