Self Contained Urn Fountain

For both the indoor and outdoor areas, an old fashion urn fountain will be a good option that will add a sense of charm and elegance to your home. Contemporary style urns are mostly made from fiberglass and cast stone or concrete, and are very popular in French country décor.

You can also opt to build your own urn water feature that can be totally customized to your personal taste in color, textures, and shape. The main things in this type of fountain is the urn which passes the water to the pool below and the  pump which is used to circulate the water back to the top.

These are great options for people who want to have a themed look in their yard, and in particular when opting for an Asian or Mediterranean themes.

Here is a short list of the most common types of urn fountains in the marketplace:

Bubbling Urn Water Fountain

  • Simple Urn Water Fountains

These types of water feature features are very general in their design and theme, and they look beautiful anywhere you put them. You can place them on shelves, in corners, outside,  or inside and they don't cost much either.

  • Outdoor Urn Fountains

This type is only meant for outdoor areas like your yards, gardens, or patios. These fountains are very sturdy and can bear the wear and tear of nature. Outdoor fountains also help in making the area more appealing, and have a natural look.

  • Garden Urn Fountains

Almost all classical-styled urn fountains can be used for the garden area. They come in all kinds of shapes, sizes and designs from which to choose. You can also get a custom made piece for your garden.

When considering garden fountains as part of your décor, take your time in considering the best style of  urn for your home. As you may find there is a huge diversity in fountain styles from olive jar designs to planter designs, you will have many options.

Buying Considerations

Ceramic Urn Fountain In PondWhen purchasing a fountain, take heed of the materials used and the price. Urn fountains range in price from $130 to $250. The less expensive ones are smaller and have less intricate designs.

When you are ready to buy one you need to know where they can be found for sale.

The first thing that you need to do is ask your family or friends if they know anyone who deals in fountains and yard decor, as they might have bought one or have considered it once. In addition, there are both online and offline options available . You can search at home and garden improvement centers, or look at various malls and retail stores in your vicinity.

After you have looked at all the offline options and local big box stores and you want more options for consideration you can turn to the internet. There are many sites that sell these pieces in a wide variety of styles.

You can search on the top search engines like Google or Yahoo to find other options relating to your specifications. You can also look at auction sites like EBay to get a cheaper and better deal for your urn fountain. I also like checking out specialty stores online like or idea boards on Pinterest for inspiration. Happy Shopping!