The best thing that you can do for yourself if to find out, first of all, what size bridge you want. This will depend on the budget you have and the size of garden you have. Most of all the type of bridge you get depends on theme you will have in your back or front yard. Will you have a pond under it? Will you have running water under it with fish swimming in? Will it be in the sun for long times, so you will have to know if you will be installing a cover in the yard the bridge will be going. There are many different types of garden bridges that you could choose from, there are wood bridges, wooden footbridges, landscaping bridges, pond bridges, foot bridges, wooden garden bridges, Japanese garden bridges, Japanese bridges, red wood garden bridges, curved rail bridges, short post bridges and so much more that you can choose from. If you are looking for a garden bridge it is very easy to get confused as to what you want to choose.
When you are looking to install a redwood bridge in your garden there are many things that you will have to take into account, like the weather for instance. Does it rain in your area a lot? Does the sun shine a lot? Will it be damp most of the time because you have a water feature in your back yard or even a running stream pond? Will you have a cover? This all answers how our wood will be treated. So before you make that first step to buying your garden foot bridge, you will have to do a lot of thinking
There is something about having a great garden. These days you will find that many gardens in the country keep getting smaller and smaller. The newer the house the smaller the garden, it is a fact in the real estate industry. If you want a big garden when you by a house it is most important that you by a house built years ago. There are many reasons for a person to have a big garden and there are many reasons for a person to want a big garden. It is all good for all of us to want a big garden, but it depends on where your house is situated and what you paid for the house when you bought it. If you where one of the unlucky ones and bought a house with a small garden then there is really nothing you can do to make it bigger, unless you want to buy the plot next to yours and break down the wall separating the two plots, or if you want to make your house smaller so you can have a bigger garden. The choice is yours, though it is advised that you look for a house with a big garden to begin with, this way you will be able to fit your garden bridge right where you would like it.
Joe Guraro is the author of this and many other articles about landscaping bridges, he is also the founder of www.RedwoodGardenBridges.com. Handcrafted Garden Bridges offers quality handcrafted garden bridges for Koi ponds, Japanese water gardens and landscaped yards. Their bridges use galvanized hardware and are made from quality Calif redwood. Joe Guraro, the craftsman-owner of this company, has been "building bridges" since 1998 and welcomes you to his website. http://www.RedwoodGardenBridges.com