The Effects of Architectural Garden Structures on the Home

Architectural garden structures play a pivotal role in enhancing the overall appeal and value of a home, contributing positively to both aesthetic and financial aspects. These structures, meticulously designed and integrated into the landscape, serve as focal points that not only add visual interest but also create a harmonious connection between the interior and exterior spaces. A well-designed garden structure, such as a pergola or a gazebo, provides a sense of continuity and cohesiveness, seamlessly blending the natural environment with the built space. This synergy can significantly elevate the overall ambiance of the property, offering residents and visitors a serene retreat within the confines of their own home.

Beyond their aesthetic charm, architectural garden structures can substantially increase the property value. Potential buyers are often drawn to homes with thoughtfully designed outdoor spaces, viewing them as extensions of the living area. A beautifully crafted garden...

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Architectural Columns

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Column Styles

At FineHouse we have been supplying columns to builders, landscape pro's, and homeowners for over 20 years, hence our credentials for taking an informed look at the market for manufactured columns today.

The most popular styles today would be square, round with taper, and square tapered.

Square columns are by far, the most widely used columns throughout the country, probably because they work architecturally with almost any house style; traditional, contemporary and many vernacular home styles can work with square columns. Square columns can come with different base and capital configurations ie. Tuscan, or just simple trim done in different ways. Square columns are also available in fluted as well as paneled iterations. 

Another category of square columns is the tapered column. This design is often found in an Arts & Crafts or Craftsman style home, and increasingly in subdivisions by the larger home builders.

Round tapered columns are a...

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