Water Features
Pelham Georgia

The Countless Construction Materials of Fountains

Most modern garden fountains come in metal, although many other types exist. Metals tend to produce clean lines and unique sculptural accents and can fit almost any style or budget. Your outdoor design should complement the style of your house.

Presently, copper is quite common for sculptural garden fountains. Copper fountains are the best choice because they are perfect for the inside and outside. Another advantage of copper fountains is they are flexible and come in a wide range of styles.

If your style is more conventional, a brass water fountain might work for you. Brass fountains are commonly designed with interesting artwork, so they are popular even if they are a bit conventional.

Perhaps the most contemporary of all metals is stainless steel. Adding a modern-looking steel design will immediately add value to your garden and elevate the overall atmosphere. Like all water fountains, you can buy them in just about any size you prefer.

For people who want the visual appeal of a metal fountain but want a lighter weight and more affordable option, fiberglass is the answer. Keeping a fiberglass water fountain clean and working properly is quite easy, another aspect consumers like.

Your Outdoor Living Area: A Great Place for a Garden Fountain

A great way to enhance the look of your outdoor living area is to add a wall water feature or an exterior garden fountain to your landscaping or garden design. A myriad of current designers and fountain artisans have found inspiration in the fountains and water features of the past. Therefore, in order to link your home to previous times, add one these in your home decor. In addition to the positive characteristics of garden fountains, they also produce water and moisture which goes into the air, thereby, drawing in birds as well as other creatures and harmonizing the environment. For example, birds attracted by a fountain or birdbath can be useful because they fend off annoying flying insects.

Wall fountains are a good option if your yard is small because they do not need much space in comparison to a spouting or cascading fountain. Two possibilities to choose from include either a freestanding type with an even back set against a fence or wall in your garden, or a wall-mounted, self-contained type which is suspended on a wall. Be sure to include a fountain mask to an existing wall and a basin to collect the water at the base if you want to put in a fountain to your living area. It is best not to attempt this job on your own as skilled plumbers and masons are best suited to do this kind of work.

The Multiple Types of Wall Fountains

A small patio or a courtyard is a great place to put your wall fountain when you seek out peace and quiet. Moreover, it can be designed to fit into any wall space since it does not occupy much room. The requisite elements include a spout, a water basin, internal tubing, and a pump regardless of whether it is freestanding or anchored. There are any variety of models to choose from such as traditional, contemporary, classic, or Asian.

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A wall-mounted water feature can either be integrated onto a wall already in existence or fitted into a wall under construction. The look of your landscape will seem more cohesive instead of disjointed when you install this kind of fountain.