Backyard Bridge Design. All bridges custom built by Joe. In fairy tales and storybooks, all sorts of magic happens around bridges.
Having a garden bridge is necessary when your garden have a pond or even run through a small creek. In this guide, we showed you how to make an arched bridge, which is probably the most popular type. Free woodworking plans and projects instructions for building your own garden bridge.
Nevertheless, you can use this guide to build other types of bridges too.
By contrast, this bridge is all about natural simplicity: a slight upward arc, eighteen deck boards across two stringers.
Most garden bridges are curved and have elaborate railings; many kids call them fairy-tale bridges. Most bridges expand over a small creek or river, while others are a more decorative element in a Zen garden. Choose from a simple plank design or rustic rope bridge, a decorative mini arched bridge, or a full picket and spindle double rail that casts a dramatic silhouette.