Building water garden or ponds in your backyard can give your garden a life by adding a natural and fresh look. Be it a fountain, stream, pond or waterfall, it will be an excellent and striking addition to your garden. With distinctive plants and soothing sound, water features are a welcoming addition to the garden. Whether you have huge landscape or small garden or dwelling in an apartment, it is possible to add water features even in your interiors and fulfill your dream of having a water garden. Small water-features are great for do-it-yourself projects. Here are 35 diverse ideas featuring small fountains to expensive streams, ponds and lakes. You will be amazed to find that you can create a deck-top pond, a pond in a box or a pond in a bucket. They are small enough to fit even on your balcony or apartment garden. They are easy to build but require little maintenance. Although an elaborate water garden can cost thousands of dollars, but here are some inexpensive ideas for creating a water garden that require little creativity and hard work.