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Pick from Many Outdoor Wall Fountain Styles

Pick Many Outdoor Wall Fountain Styles 523507276277024110.jpg Small patios or courtyards are a perfect place to set up wall fountains since they add style to an area with little space. Conventional, antique, modern, or Asian are just a few of the styles you can pick from when looking for an outdoor wall fountain to your liking. It is possible to have one custom-made if you are unable to find a prefabricated fountain to suit you.

There are two distinct sorts of fountains you can buy: mounted and stand-alone. Mounted wall fountains are little and self-contained variations which can be displayed on a wall. Wall fountains made of resin ( similar to stone) or fiberglass are usually light so they can be easily hung. Stand-alone fountains, often referred to as floor fountains, are sizable, have a basin positioned on the ground and a smooth side which leans against a wall. There are no weight constraints on these types of cast stone water features.

Custom-made fountains which can be integrated into a new or existing wall are often recommended by landscaping designers. The basin and all the necessary plumbing are best installed by a qualified mason. A fountain mask or a spout also needs to be incorporated into the wall. Customized wall fountains add to a unified appearance because they become part of the scenery rather than look like a later addition.

The Positive Benefits of Adding a Fountain in Your Living Space

You can enhance your exterior space by including a wall fountain or an outdoor garden water feature to your yard or gardening project. Many contemporary designers and craftsmen have been influenced by historical fountains and water features. As such, introducing one of these to your home design is a superb way to connect it to the past. The advantage of having a garden fountain goes beyond its beauty as it also appeals to birds and other wildlife, in addition to harmonizing the ecosystem with the water and moisture it releases into the atmosphere. For instance, irksome flying insects are usually discouraged by the birds drawn to the fountain or birdbath.

Spouting or cascading fountains are not the best option for a small garden since they occupy a great deal of space. Two possibilities to choose from include either a freestanding type with an even back set against a fence or wall in your backyard, or a wall-mounted, self-contained type which hangs on a wall. A water feature can be added to an existing wall if you include some type of fountain mask as well as a basin to gather the water below. Be sure to employ a specialist for this type of job since it is better not to do it yourself due to the intricate plumbing and masonry work required.