If you decide to build a decorative fountain with his own hands, you need something that is necessary for any endeavor - a desire and a little knowledge.People from the past would envy today's cottagers, have water pipes.After all, they had to fetch water to the river, and then carry a heavy load on his home.Only the rich could be well.But then, even thought no one could our decorative wells in most cases are only an element of landscape design.
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Indeed, its direct functions such does not perform well, what is there to be jealous?Ancestors, of course, will not understand, but the current aesthetes can explain a great deal.It turns out, decorative wells is very convenient to cover the capacity of rainwater or to hide underneath a manhole.This house can be a decorative obsadit hang-downing flower
In rare cases, decorative house is used for its intended purpose - they cover well with water.Then, in addition to aesthetic pleasure, the well performs its prosaic function - to protect the water from freezing in the winter, and from insects, dust and debris - in the summer.
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Most often in suburban areas and you can find wooden cottages wells.Natural material for its environmental friendliness, beauty and reliability appreciated at all times.In addition, landscaping wooden buildings always fit easily - just obsadit place with a well flowers, trees and green grass.
whole house (and the base and roof) made of planks or log.The walls are cased with tiles, bricks, stone or planed boards.The roof can be made with a decorative ridge or vane as stingrays in it will be two, three or four - it's the one who builds.It is worth noting that the roof over the well can be both closed and open.The first option to play a protective role in the structure of closing the well head, while the second performs rather aesthetic function.
sheltering roof can be any material: a course there are, and the board and tiles, and sheet metal.For these purposes will fit even bamboo.In this case, received an interesting design in oriental style.Generally, a well as accurately as possible to fit into the design of the site, experts recommend to make it the roof of the same material, which is covered by the roof of the house.
The bars are made of logs, they can be made flat and smooth, but if you want to decorate the ornaments or statues of animals and birds.Around the well, it is desirable to make a blind area of concrete or paving slabs.To prevent infiltration of surface water to the walls of the well, you can use the popular soft blind area.It is, in contrast to other, more durable.
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First of all you need the capacity of non-small sizes, such as the tank.Dig a hole in the amount of the tank on the sides give allowance of about 20 cm to make it easier to install.At the bottom of the pit for strength sprinkle sand, approximately 30 cm upwards.When installing the tank, its walls should be above ground level.
When the tank is lowered into the hole to secure the necessary fill holes with sand between the walls of the tank and the depression in the ground, tightly compacted and even pour the water.You can mix the sand with cement to design more tightly held, but in this case will have to wait a few days until the cement was seized and only then proceed.
Grounds surround the future of the well logs.Around them, pour the foundation about 30 cm deep.Drill holes and put on the bottom row of the anchor log.Lay the remaining rows of well masonry.Height is determined by themselves, but more than one meter of experts do not recommend.
When you get out of the square timber, it must be set into the rack, which will be the base of the roof.You can fix them by means of nails or screws.Then you need to bring down the house two bars (these houses have to make two), place them on the rack and connect the transverse beams.You need to fill them very close to each other, otherwise the roof will be unstable and windy weather can fly.Completes construction of the installation of the decorative cover on the well.
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well Decoration - a creative process, which depends entirely on your imagination and dreams.It does not matter, you built it yourself or well you got from the previous owners of the villa.The main thing is to fit into the decor design garden plot.For example, if the site is decorated carts, wooden wheels and a woven fence, then well have to decorate in a country style.Attach to the base wagon wheel, which eventually overgrown curly flowers.This seemingly insignificant detail is perfectly accentuate the style of your garden.
Elegant looks well, just looking out of the greenery surrounded by juniper bushes and lawn grass mixed with flower beds.Near the well is possible to build a fence of twigs or branches, lay blind area of wooden stumps or rocks.If there is a pond, be sure to build a wooden bridge through it.This will give your garden a certain style of rustic romance.
Many digging a hole under the well, once the soil are not taken, and constructed of a alpine slide, spread it with rocks, are planted flowers and installed a mini-fountains.The abundance of a babbling brook, creates a pleasant atmosphere for relaxation and calms.
interesting to look well in the medieval style.Decorates his stone or granite cobblestones.Instead of a roof for a better structure to build a dome of metal.A more modern look to this well to give forged support.And flowers and green bushes will not be a hindrance to any style.
very popular for decorating the well is a maritime style.The pillars on which rests the roof, you need to wrap a thick rope, anchors the uprights decorate and hang buckets instead of a beer keg.If instead of a pen gates install the wheel, and the foot of the Gravel pit, your well is bound to become a local landmark.
You can always create your own style, do not be afraid to improvise and do not forget to connect your imagination.Even if you feel that you are not an expert in landscape design, keep in mind that very often people discover in themselves the ability of such precisely because of the arrangement of their own garden.Good luck and success!