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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
"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... crushed stone base is to prevent the stone from working into the soil beneath it. It... got your stone from lowes I was inspired to make a fire pit. That is the stone on top..."
Permeable Paving Soaks Up Rain
"downside to paving over sections of a garden is that it can create impermeable surfaces... permeable paving, a fundamental feature of sustainable garden design. There are many... permeable paving. Some manufactured types — particularly asphalt and concrete — are porous... open-grid paving designs and the use of naturally permeable materials, such as gravel... in the paving and apparently it is working quite well for them as they have a high..."
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..."
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
"Grampian Stone crazy paving pieces into place (which in affect will take up our whole... toasts) to pave our driveway. The decorative aggregate sparkles in the sun and shines... rocks/stones = trouble :) Great explanation. Rocks are a favorite of mine and... afford to pave my driveway yet with the house redo.so what can I do with my gravel driveway... crushed stone ends up all over the place. Thanks to all ideas. This is so timely, because..."
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
"paddle: Stones vary in size and shape, and have different uses in the landscape... Stone has always been a cost-effective hardscape material for all garden styles.... paddle stones, have become a much more interesting and useful material in our gardens... stone in my garden and they both have meaning, firstly grey river stone to remind... stepping stones just beyond that. But after seeing the photo 3 of the river stone here..."
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... 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... actual stones as templates. The stones are cut and ordered so that there is no d..."
Restoration Rallies a 1790 Stone Springhouse
An old outbuilding gets a new purpose — several purposes, that is — thanks to careful efforts by stonemasons and architects
"1930's stone house. The outside stone is in good shape. The interior has tongue... beautiful stone structures there. I love the inside as well. Malibar Farm in Ohio (now... local stone, so many times the materials used aren't what's found in that area, making... Field stone or slate would have been nice... but waxed wide oak or pine planks would... inflow stone trough that held maybe 6"-8" of spring water with an out flow via a stone..."
Landscaping Tricks to Manage Stormwater Runoff
Help rainwater absorb slowly back into the earth with paving grids, gravel beds and other porous systems
"earth with paving grids, gravel beds and other porous systems... huge, paved decks, effectively sealing off the majority of the earth that could otherwise... porous paving could be a good call.... alternative to stone/concrete as a paving surface (walkway, patio, driveway etc.). We have... bricks, paving stones, plants etc. I've specified Grasspave2 on several projects with... with stone for a more informal look. This is such a timely article with lots of..."
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
"epoxy stone. The brand is Sierra Stone, and they install it for all the new Orvis... we used stone which we installed ourselves. It was a lot of work but well worth it... Porous Pave. We moved into a house with an old ugly pool area. It also gets a lot... porous pave in the next few weeks. We did as much research as we could and saw it... to use stone dust (my preference) or what is incorrectly known as decomposed granite..."
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..."
Patio Pavers Rock Out
"Pair stone or gravel with bigger pavers for a patio design that guests will pay tribute... 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... recycled stone. Great combination we wanted to share!. very good How safe for older... Permeable Paving Lets the Rain Soak InIt's Patio Time!Patio Design: Here Comes the Sun..."
Stars and Myths Inspire a Contemporary London Garden
A sinuously snaking path, tiles like dragon skin and a triad of stone apples give a British garden an air of enchantment
"triad of stone apples give a British garden an air of enchantment... gate and stone and brick work pillars and walls in first photo. the workmanship is exquisite... reclaimed stone architectural elements to such a escapist landscape. Sent my message... terrace the paving material transitions to reclaimed Yorkstone. Flowers give way to foliage... three stone apples throughout the space in reference to the golden apples of the..."
Solve Your Garden Border Dilemmas With Planted Pots
Set your containers free from the patio — placed among plantings in the ground, they fill unsightly gaps, let you experiment and more
17 Ways to Increase Your Home's Curb Appeal
The word on the street? Homes with appealing front views can sell faster, lift moods and convey a warm welcome
"natural paving stone material and installation, can be managed by creative design and... natural stone materials. A qualified stone professional and/or design professional... Natural paving stone for walkways, driveways or other hard scape surfaces not only... Monarch Stone International, Since my house is a 1920s field stone bungalow, a flagstone... of our stone bungalow-style house built in 1920. When we bought it, there was only..."
Pick the Perfect Front Walkway Material
The right front pathway adds instant curb appeal to your home. Here's how to match the material to the look you want
"com/products/paving_stone/paving_stone.html . I'm including a photo of our Sunset Gold™... loose stones is brilliant. Very nice ideabook. crushed stone never looks good for... natural stones is Rocky Mountain Quartzite™. We quarry this stone and it can be found... themself if a stone pops up. I priced out stamped concrete, will cost around $4500-5000,... patio paved in Dawn Mist, looks like slate. I bet that looks beautiful! We did a..."