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 reason 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.
For example, if you have elders living with you or pays a visit, will they have difficulty getting across without a handrail? Or what about your children running and playing all over your bridge, and even jumping into the gorge beneath it? How will these questions affect you decision with purchasing the new decor?
Most garden bridges that are seen in the market usually do not come with hand rails, making you rather weary about creating a landscape that will justify putting up one in the first place. If the garden bridge you want does not come with some of the safety features required, they are always available to be added with a little know how, and some research wouldn't hurt.
So if you are thinking about purchasing a redwood bridge, consider how wide you need it to be in order for it to be effective for your guests. This will ensure that all of your guests will be able to enjoy this new feature with ease. Also, consider the maximum weight load that your bridge is capable of handling. Depending on the materials that it will be made of, it will be capable of holding different maximum weights. Also, think about any added apparatuses that you may want to install, since this too will add extra weight, which might put your guests at risk if you buy the wrong bridge not capable of handling such weight.
Then, determine what your garden bridge is made out of. Most garden bridges are made out of some sort of lumber material.