After the erection of the house on a suburban area want to quickly elevate the territory, to be comfortable to rest and work, dine in the fresh air and admire the scenery.We must start with the construction of benches for the garden.To do this, fit the remains of construction materials, natural stones and driftwood, old tires.
Video Ideas for garden benches for every taste ↑
Choosing a location ↑
benches designed for rest, so should be located in different parts of cottages.
- at the entrance to the house;
- along or in the end of the garden paths;
- on the outdoor veranda, terrace;
- the pool, pond or alpine garden;
- near the playground.
Looks nice bench on the lawn, but it is not always convenient, if the grass is wet after rain or wet with dew.In addition, the area should be planted with grass, resistant to permanent loads.
bench in a remote corner under trees allows shelter from the scorching rays of the sun and a break from work, read, just sit in silence.If the garden is still quite young, is to provide the tent, awning, pergola.But in an open area you can soak up the sunshine in early spring and get the missing portion of vitamin D, depleted during the long winter.
design becomes a decorative element of landscape design and perform its direct functional purpose, therefore it is necessary to take into account the relief area.Moreover, the smooth surface does not necessarily choose.Made benches for the garden with his own hands or by the order, the main criteria are the convenient location and beautiful appearance.
architectural style of the house and other buildings determines the shape and color of the design.Large investments work is not required if unleash the imagination and the mind to use the available material.But it is necessary to take into account that, for convenient placement of adult height of legs, back and seat depth should be 40-50 cm.
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Sustainability and comfort ↑
most commonly used wood (more durable hardwoods).The material is easy to process, opens up opportunities for the realization of fantasy ideas, has a long service life when covered with a protective layer against rodents, insects and rot.Because of its naturalness, they fit perfectly into any style.And tools for making everyone has a good host:
easiest option can be designed independently, but for more complex is better to use a professional drawing.
Important!When making the portable model is necessary to monitor compliance of all sizes, because even a small misalignment is able to disrupt the smooth design position.Then it will swing bench.A stationary version small inaccuracies easily cemented smooth legs.
real find is a table with benches.The design can be made monolithic.But then it is better to pick a place that would be for her constant, because the plot is moved around the bulky structure is difficult.Another disadvantage is that the benches will be impossible to move closer to the table or, alternatively, move as needed.
as a material suitable not only smooth planed boards and bars, but also ordinary logs.The original design will "highlight" of landscape design.Choose the appropriate additional items, you can make a kind of a separate corner.
for rustic style perfectly suited shops, hewn in a log or a large stump.The final touch will be the carvings, turned elements.
Mobility and savings ↑
The most convenient option is a mobile plastic models.They can be purchased complete with a table, or individually for installation in any location (hide in the shade in the summer and in the autumn move to the open section), clean the house or farm building until the next arrival and take with you on a fishing trip, or walk in the woods.Plastic garden benches do not require special care.They are enough to wipe with a damp cloth or simply to pour water from a hose.
Only now plastic - brittle material and damage it quite easily.Exceptions are expensive models that are able to withstand heavy loads, exposure to the scorching sun and torrential rain.
stark beauty ↑
stone structure in the country is not very comfortable, but give the site a kind of mystery.Sit on a bench only in the warm season, when it is not exposed to direct sunlight, otherwise the seat will be very hot.
This durable construction, made of coarse-grained granite, marble, quartzite.But they are expensive, so is rarely established.And from rough stone can build a wonderful garden bench with his hands.To do this, simply select stones in the surrounding area.Beautiful and comfortable bench will in combination with wood.
Large rocks almost the same size deepened into the ground so that the edge of the seat were at the same height.Small stones are held together with cement mortar.For maximum stability can be made the basis of the valve or parts.
Exclusive "furniture" you get when you put the seat of the stones suitable shape and completely hide his lawn turf.
cold elegance ↑
are completely different metal benches in the country.In some models, you can see the delicate lace, the work of painstaking mistress, or the butterfly is about ready to fly up skyward.Others resemble bulky industrial design, from which just blows cold.
Metal bench suitable for year-round use, because of its durability and resistance to natural disasters, but in the garden it looks pretty rough (if it is not an exclusive option), andit uncomfortable to sit on.It is very hot in the sun and becomes cold at low temperatures.Moreover, there is absolutely no difference - made metal benches for the garden with his own hands or to order by skilled masters.
But do not immediately abandon such an option.Firstly, for the production of a simple model is sufficient welding method to connect corners or fittings (combine them).Fine bench will look, side panels which pass through the archway.Nearby you can plant vines, pull the tent fabric.And for convenience and aesthetics buy or sew cushions for the seat and backrest.
worth considering!Textile products must be secured to the base of the bench provided strap advance, otherwise they will move out.
ideal situation can be called a combination of metal and wood.Forged items will become a real decoration of the product and the surrounding area, and wooden seat will provide comfort in any season.But the forged elements can perform only a master.
Look great bench on a metal base, seat and back are made of rattan.Much cheaper cost model of its artificial counterpart.
aesthetics and convenience ↑
can make a bench in a rocking chair or swing.This will give the model is not only the individual, but also will provide additional comfort for travelers.
Bench of any material is becoming a major element of the recreation area, so ennoble the area around it is essential.Before the manufacture of products can provide container for flower beds and decorative elements from scrap materials.
Important!When planting flowers near it is necessary to take account of their flavor.Pronounced fragrance can adversely affect the well-being of vacationer.
But textile products in any quantity will not be superfluous.This comfort will appreciate not only adults, but young vacationers.Little restless pleasure to play in this area, always in sight of adults.
sure to provide coverage, because to go to the house and do not want to after dark.If the bench with a table form a dining group, it is more convenient to place lights above.And the grace of freestanding models emphasize the lights, located close to the ground.These may be portable lights, while the brightness is easily adjusted.
Regardless of the number of beds in the country, still becomes the main recreation area in the landscape design.And with the correct location of benches and construction of the territory around them easily create a paradise.