Widely used for street furniture, garden benches to join the specific need of a place in which to relax and enjoy the natural surroundings with the need to create space functional but decorative. The benches usually have an extremely simple structure, with legs and seat, but they can be implemented on different styles and creativity. The garden benches can in fact respond to the need for traditional spaces or design, depending on the taste and the impression given to the surrounding environment, in such a way as not to create breaks from the aesthetic point of view. Usually benches are small structures, which can be positioned as independent structures, or leaning against a wall to maximize space, or even placed along paths through the garden to enjoy the most evocative, alone or in company . The garden benches can adapt to any space and satisfy different requirements: from small benches at long benches that can accommodate more people. Benches angular or circular in shape can help to solve any space problem while creating original and creative solutions is the case, for example, the circular benches that can be placed around trunks of trees or other structures in the garden, for a true immersion in the green and the scents of nature.
romantic wood bench Romeo Juliet by extremis
Garden bench with planters
Since elements studied mainly to solve problems related to the absence of large spaces, garden benches are characterized by functionality and simplicity of the structure. This does not mean, however, compromising on creativity and elegance: the benches can be extremely decorative items and even allow the creation of floral areas where there is room to give birth to real gardens. The garden benches can be made, in fact, even in composition with flowers, to enjoy the colors and scents of a garden in small spaces. In this way you can have a bit of nature even where space does not allow you to create a real garden, creating a colorful and decorative corner, enhanced aesthetics of the bench itself. Such as benches, benches with planters can also reveal different structures, and leave plenty of room for choice and evaluation of the size and surface area available to place the bench in the selected area without any difficulty.
Garden Bench Materials
The most widely used material for making garden benches is without doubt the Wood, as a natural element and thus can fit harmoniously into any green space, without breaking the continuity of the environment itself. The wooden garden benches can be maintained in their natural color, with veins visible or painted the colors second favorite, maybe that resonate with the predominant colors of the surrounding space to the bench. Among the advantages of wood are also lightweight and, if properly cared for, resistance to weather exposure. It is not, however, the only material used: benches for the provision sets, iron or other metals allow for maximum strength and durability, offering a contemporary aesthetic effect is elegant and modern flavor. Are not uncommon, moreover, the benches made by a mixture of two or more materials, including wood typically has its own: you can get so benches whose structure provides maximum strength, without sacrificing the warmth and hospitality of a natural material.
hexagonbench cedar wood planter cluster seating bench
contemporary outdoor bench in wood and metal for public spaces
Modular Planter Bench
beautifully crafted teak garden bench corner planter
The garden benches are usually characterized by elements of structure and form essential, it is nevertheless advisable to pay attention and make the choice according to some estimates. Among these dimensions: especially in the case of small spaces available, you must be sure that the size of the bench are not excessive compared to the desired location. This is especially true for garden benches with a particular shape, as well as those provided with flower boxes.Also the choice of the material must be weighted, primarily from the aesthetic point of view, but