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6 Driveway Looks Take Landscapes Along for the Ride
"makes your driveway its own destination... does your driveway give? Certainly designing gardens that flank a driveway or service... Driveways are often the most overlooked part of garden design, considered more... length of a driveway can all seem daunting obstacles when you're creating a garden. Then... has a driveway wide enough for two cars to move simultaneously. My own driveway is... first driveway, but I too would be worried about plowability in winter. Driveway..."
Renovation Detail: The Ribbon Driveway
Grass paired with concrete for the driveway is more than just pleasing to the eye — it's good for the environment and your home
"for the driveway is more than just pleasing to the eye — it's good for the environment... ribbon driveway plans to our township zoning board. This classic driveway design features... grass driveway, ruts formed, leaving only a patch of grass down the middle. Eventually... ribbon driveway was born. Nowadays the design is making a comeback due to its... ribbon driveway to break up the expanse of paving and to provide increased landscaping..."
6 Suggestions for Harmonious Hardscaping
"sidewalk, driveway or path flow with your garden design, for a cohesive and pleasing... sidewalks, driveways and front porches. Deep down, though, you know you want something... planning your landscaping and patio design, one important aspect is the selection of plants... yard landscaping and made sure to install irrigation. sejackson2009, I do not like... into the landscape traditionally was solved by employing symmetrical balance, such as..."
Give Your Garden a Gate Mate
Keep pests at bay and boost privacy and protection on the home front with a stylish gate for your backyard, driveway or entry
How to Give Your Driveway and Front Walk More Curb Appeal
Prevent injuries and tire damage while making a great first impression by replacing or repairing front paths
"makes the driveway and front walk the keys to maximizing curb appeal. Here we’ll give... walk and driveway, from material choices to costs.... reasons. Driveway Ideas/Solutions Just replaced old driveway last week! Add staggered... former driveway were destroyed by construction. I'm looking for landscape archite... not your driveway? bsellers1394 -Landscaping in Orlando is so different from LA. Different... steep driveway. In fact, a long, steep, gravel driveway. Northern Virginia gets..."
Concrete Driveways: Poring Over the Pros and Cons
Concrete adds smooth polish to driveways and a sleek look to home exteriors, but here are the points to ponder before you re-surface
"polish to driveways and a sleek look to home exteriors, but here are the points to ponder... gravel driveways, along with their advantages and disadvantages. I am so impressed... on the driveway material list is concrete. My hope is that those of you with this... type of driveway can join the conversation and tell us what you think about it.... concrete driveways get severely cracked. Patterned concrete driveways are not the way..."
Gravel Driveways: Crunching the Pros and Cons
"with your driveway, put away the pavers and choose the rocky road... The driveway is the first thing we encounter when arriving at a house and the last... gravel driveways, plus the advantages and disadvantages.... gravel driveway. We have been debating on how to tackle the driveway because we are... gravel driveways. We have a pretty short gravel driveway lined with Belgian block... large driveway) and it didn't take too long to do that. We edged the driveway and..."
How to Reseal Your Asphalt Driveway
Protect your driveway and keep it looking great by applying new sealer every couple of years. Get the details here
"your driveway and keep it looking great by applying new sealer every couple of years... poor driveway. Between taking the weight of your car several times a day and enduring... a new driveway, contractor says NEVER seal the driveway. It doesn't seal the cracks... Your driveway contractor does have an agenda to sell you another driveway. He is... your old driveway - as it will on the new driveway he plans to install. If your present..."
How to Build a Greener Driveway
New project for a new year: Install a permeable driveway to keep pollutants out of water sources and groundwater levels balanced
"permeable driveway to keep pollutants out of water sources and groundwater levels balanced... asphalt driveway, picking up traces of pollutants such as petroleum and pesticides... unless your driveway is HUGE! My problem is a steep driveway. Nothing lasts long. Asphalt... for a driveway with slope? Every driveway in the article was flat. I have the same... 12" for driveways, and the guys I know in NY doing paver driveways will sometimes go..."
Are These Cars a Perfect Match for Their Homes?
Shift gears to the driveway or garage and see if you appreciate these pairings as much as we do — then share your own ideal match
Easy Ways to Manage Stormwater for Lower Bills and a Healthier Earth
Send cleaner runoff into local waterways and spend less on yard irrigation with these simple landscaping approaches
"oil-stained driveways was treated as the enemy. “Stick it in a pipe and get that stuff... studying landscape architecture. “What’s the fuss?” you might ask. “Water is supposed... s for driveway materials, landscape solutions etc. I live in Ontario,Canada with... responsible landscape. All of the pics you features are beautiful alternatives to cement... unnecessary landscape elements. For anyone in the SF Bay Area, this is hands down my fave..."
A Great Spring Plant Combo for Dappled Shade
Time these ephemeral beauties right to watch them play off one another under a canopy of deciduous trees
Good Read: ‘Landscaping Ideas That Work’
Get a landscape architect’s strategies — along with gorgeous, inspiring photos — for a yard you’ll really enjoy
"Get a landscape architect’s strategies — along with gorgeous, inspiring photos —... book, Landscaping Ideas That Work (Taunton Press), landscape designer Julie Moir... Good landscape design doesn’t have to be complicated. Simple moves, like adding a... eyesore of a driveway into a visual delight with planting, can transform outdoor spaces... enjoyable landscapes, profiling porches, backyards, side yards and other outdoor spaces..."
The Right Stone for Your Garden Design
Gravel, pebble, cobble and paddle: Stones vary in size and shape, and have different uses in the landscape
"used in landscapes from the raked Zen gardens of Japan to the driveways of English... English landscape gardens, and it is still used as an affordable and easy-to-install surface... I am a landscape designer in Indiana.. and we do put landscape fabric down between... on my landscape design page ! Actually, the correct way to control weeds is to lay... lay "Landscape Fabric" first. All gorgeous, salivating, I wish I want.!!!! Love..."
Pavers for the Perfect Patio and Path
"3 Landscape Designers Share Tips on Paver Materials, Installation and Cost... can be a landscaping lifesavers. If you have a walkway, patio, driveway — or even just... Huettl Landscape Drew Sivgals, founder of AMS Landscape Designs and Christina Bradley... talked to 3 landscape designers on Houzz, who gave us the low-down on paver materials,... Bradley, landscape designer at Slater Associates...."