Create an ideabook for your next remodeling project!
Browse more than 1,000,000 photos from top designers and save your favorites
A long, straight path instantly makes your house the focal point, adding a sense of grandeur. Brick and slate are both great choices for complementing a white exterior, and the two materials pair well together.
Crushed stone is a fabulous, easy way to create a path with a satisfying underfoot crunch. Just make sure that you lay porous, draining polypropylene underneath the stone and edge it with brick, steel or large stones to keep your stones from migrating.
Make your own gravel pathway
This herringbone brick pattern is classic and stately, creating a traditional feel that's pleasing to the eye and adds further curb appeal.
More popular patterns for brick patios and paths
While using mortar is common with brick pathways, brick laid in sand is one of our favorite looks. It's very clean and holds up extremely well over time.