10 Indoor Water Features That You'll Actually Want In Your Home (PHOTOS)

07/16/2013 03:07 pm ET

Backyard fountains, pools and ponds are a great way to add ambiance to your outdoor space. Inside the house, however, the presence of water isn't usually considered a good thing. (Leaky pipes, anyone?) But an indoor feature is something else. Yes, it's a great way to get that Zen-vibe... if that's what you're into. We think of these as more of an impressive focal point that makes everything else in the room seem luxurious.

How many people do you know have a stream running through the floor?

As if the wine cellar wasn't impressive enough, these homeowners decided to add a fancy pool to their space.

This waterfall definitely gives off a very Zen-vibe.

Don't have a lot of space in your home? No problem, just add a standing water feature like this.

What's a body of water without a statue standing guard?

If you really want to impress guests, install a foor-to-ceiling waterfall. It just might get a little hard to hear one another.

Incorporate some greenery and you've got yourself an awesome hangout spot.

Oh, huge rocks will also do the trick.

Again, a great spot for a water feature? Underneath the staircase.

Are we in a hotel?

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