Small architectural forms perform many functions: zoning, decoration, planning, application capabilities, creating comfort. The functions depend on the specific item. Benches often only perform a utilitarian function, at the same time, sculpture is only decorative.
landscape design Elements perform various tasks in their operation:
- Security - fences, railings, parapets;
- Land plot allocation-open staircases, bridges, ramps;
- Plant support - flower beds, vases, frames along paths;
- Recreation Facilities-gazebos, benches;
- Decorative effect-trellises, pergolas;
Types of architectural forms
- Rotunda-a structure with a round base and a dome. Columns replace the wall. They are placed on high ground to visually increase the height and create an effect of monumentality.
- Pergolas, trellises-auxiliary structures of the landscaping plan. Wattle plants grow on them.
- Of the Fence can best perform the function of zoning. Any plot can be divided into several zones using a green fence. It is worth highlighting the windproof functions, which is especially important for a platform with a barbecue.
- Gazebos are a small architectural form that is used more often than others, and will be appropriate on any site. Tables, chairs, stoves are installed inside the gazebos - everything you need for outdoor recreation.
- Barbecue-stationary architectural forms. They are supplemented with compartments for storing dishes, sinks, and work surfaces. Production on individual projects is common.
- Bridges are the Central elements of landscape composition. They draw attention to them, so there are many variants of execution. These can be bridges made of brick, wood, metal with or without handrails, or any combination of options. A bridge is a logical continuation of a pedestrian path across an artificial pond or ravine.
- of the Tree. Any wooden decor items are perfectly combined with the surrounding nature. Wood prevails in the manufacture of mafs for children. Environmentally friendly material with high safety requirements.
- Metal. Decorative items made of metal are always a bright decoration of the HOMESTEAD territory.
< li>Concrete. The best option for stationary small architectural forms. The structures have a large weight, stand out for their durability and strength.
mafs (small architectural forms) are auxiliary elements that help to combine buildings with landscape design. But they can serve as separate objects around which the composition is built.