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stavroula koulocheri wrote:
Please describe me the materials used in this driveway.
   Comment   May 3, 2012
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The materials used for this driveway are concrete, crushed limestone, and compacted base material.
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webbannette wrote:
We love the drive way, what are you using as materials ? Thanks
   Comment   April 6, 2014

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6. The Contemporary DrivewayThe challenge: Bring a sense of contemporary design to the space while keeping the planting varied yet drought tolerant.The solution: Create a strong geometrical theme, with irregular planting areas dissecting the driveway. I find the design of this driveway especially appealing because of its strong linear theme. Wide strips of concrete are interspersed with crushed limestone. These strips are offset, adding a softness to the design and breaking away from the expected straight route to create subtle curves.By stepping the materials in this way, planting pockets of varying widths and lengths have been created. These have been filled with an assortment of drought-tolerant shrubs, perennials and grasses with a crushed rock mulch being applied as a finishing touch. This mulch connects the plants seamlessly to the driveway itself while continuing the contemporary style and reducing weed growth.Take a look at your own driveway with fresh eyes. Perhaps what you considered an insurmountable problem is now more manageable after viewing these inspirational designs.

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