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5 Gravel and Stone Types for a Rockin' Landscape
Give your garden design some textural bam with pebbles, granite, river rocks and other permeable materials
"expensive? The crushed stone ends up all over the place. Thanks to all ideas. This is so timely... southwest crushed rock gravel (granitic or not) is a readily available material and quite... rocks/stones = trouble :) Great explanation. Rocks are a favorite of mine and... sells a crushed oyster shell as a top coating for tennis/bocce ball courts and I wonder... expanses of stone, pavers, concrete, etc. A word of caution, you must consider the fu..."
Pave the Way to Landscape Style With Flagstone
Define a patio, build a path, make a fire pit ... learn about flagstone's many uses, plus costs and considerations, here
"ine a patio, build a path, make a fire pit ... learn about flagstone's many uses... or a crushed stone base is to prevent the stone from working into the soil beneath... back. Stone is heavy! Even just a 4 lb stone gets you sore after 100+ repetitions... I love stone however, I am a DIYer. I made our path out of field stone gathered from... on the stone, the stone will lift and tilt in place and never is very stable. Having..."
Roll With Boulders for High Landscape Impact
"natural stone quarry company that supplies boulders and other landscaping stones to... ago the stone yard delivered a giant boulder to my client's house and my landscape... Sierra stone at Lyngso near my house. I love when they tie little red ribbons around... gravel for crushed granite. I think it will make the space look 10 times better. :) I've... deck and patio which has incorporated boulders as well. A few plants and a sculpture..."
6 Ways to Rethink Your Patio Floor
Figure out the right material for your spring patio makeover with this mini guide to concrete, wood, brick and stone
"spring patio makeover with this mini guide to concrete, wood, brick and stone... over your patio? Start with a solid foundation. Begin your planning process with this... guide to patio flooring options — estimate costs, get to know the process and learn... existing patio. The brick went on top. We doubled the size of the patio so it is great... options for patios....we used stone which we installed ourselves. It was a lot of work..."
Patio Pavers Rock Out
"Pair stone or gravel with bigger pavers for a patio design that guests will pay tribute... permeability? Patio Brick pavers in herringbone design is my favorite! http://goo.gl/dQoGA... coral-stone-pavers/by/coralstone How do you keep the gravel looking "clean"? What... out my stone pavers and installing concrete with imbedded textures and coloring. Regarding... variety. Crushed gravel locks itself into place to reduce movement. Additionally placing..."
How to Make a Stacked Stone Fire Pit
"type of stone, along with a bit of research, were at the top of my list. While browsing... smaller. The stone was about $280 total, with some stones left over, the fire bricks were... Love the stone you used. I work for a stone company, and you could use 'Pine Creek'... hired a stone mason just to put the top layer of stone on my otherwise home-made fire... for a stone mason and out of the reach of a DIY type (unless you go with the formed..."
River Rock Rounds Out Rooms
Worn smooth from rushing water, river rocks add an organic, serene touch to bathrooms, fireplaces, patios and more
"first stones ever used for ornamental purposes. Their usage might be old, but it's... Using stones found in nature helps soften the room. Does anyone know the tile ma... types of stone in our Mstrbath. We tried to use it again in same room just to tie it... More:Stacked Stone Inside the HomeMaterials: Using Stones in DesignYour Bath: Create Calm... smooth stones massage bare feet, creating a therapeutic, spalike experience every..."
Smashing Mosaics Stir Landscape Style
"use of stone or ceramic tile mosaics... about stones and glass swirling across the ground, creating beautifully patterned... barren patio, and the most glorious part is that they aren't all that difficult to... my new patio and intend to include a wall so I can spend the rest of my days working... natural stone mosaic. http;//www.AliciatappDesigns.com Any image on tiles... extensive patio is broken up nicely by a collection of stones patterned into snail shell..."
10 Rock Wall Ideas for a Style-Strong Patio
Strengthen the look of your yard — and solve landscape design dilemmas — with a rock wall that fits right in
"rustic stone structures for current lifestyles. From innovative designs integrating... of the stone walls you have picked are beautiful. Stone adds such a wonderful permanence... loved stone walls, particularly dry stacked stone walls. Before she died, my Mom... as the patio surface. The curved patio shape defined by the wall gives the whole... dream patio and landscaping number 6 is my favorite as it combines the low stone..."
5 Great Garden Uses for Granite Millstones
Give your yard character and history with a salvaged circular stone used as a patio, seat, fountain or focal point
"circular stone used as a patio, seat, fountain or focal point... sited stone can become the center of your design and can stand alone as an artistic... in the stone. Fountain with my round stone Lovely idea! But where, may I ask, is one... 100's of stones taken from old mills - go to http://www.millstones.com/cs/ but expect... circular patio. With the stone as the center, place other stones in a concentric pattern..."
A 1920s Grill Inspires a Patinated Patio
"iron and stone pieces conjure an air of the past... s new patio next to an estate's carriage house is full of unique character; features... vintage stone grill, a custom trellis and a table crafted from a salvaged balcony railing... sunny patio that just calls out for enjoying a cold drink, a chat and even a full... all that stone right up against it. Feels like the house should be stone or at least... The stone grill was there when we go there. You can see a before picture if you..."
8 Great Ways to Use Landscape Pavers
"Stepping Stones Define a Space While Adding Affordable Style... pebble and stone 12x12s that sucked the soul of my neighbors' yards, I have taken a liking... slabs of stone. Here's a look at some successful uses of these great-looking, purposeful... pavers. Stone pebbles and wood chips are better alternatives albeit they canget out... that used stone slabs and cobbles that I designed for a client. My husband and I wanted..."
Raw Materials Revealed: Brick, Block and Stone Help Homes Last
Learn about durable masonry essentials for houses and landscapes, and why some weighty-looking pieces are lighter than they look
"block and stone. In this time of increased attention to green building, it's important... to add stone to your home, stone veneer or manufactured stone is a great alternative... love the stone building and the paver patio photos. Really good article! I especially... traditional stone. Manufactured stone comes in a variety of styles and colors; manufactured... manufactured stone from Heritage Stone by ProVia is made with hand-crafted molds designed..."
Your Floor: How to Find Right Stone Tile
"tural stone has been popular for use on floors for centuries and for very good reason... reason. Stone tile brings the colors and texture of nature to our homes and adds a... natural stone comes out of the earth, there can be wild variations in its color and... shopping for stone tile for your floor. Order enough material to complete the job in one... later, the stone you want may not be available. Let's take a look at the most popular..."