A natural stone path needs a good plan, drainage and some muscle. Garden stepping stones, paving bricks, or flat, natural stones make beautiful walkways. A pathway of stone will enhance your yard and add convenient passage through your yard and garden while keeping your feet dry.
Concrete and flagstone will create a flagstone patio of beauty and durability that will save you thousands in cash if you do it yourself. From patio stone purchase, to grout, mortar and use of the rock hammer - here's how.
Patio designs come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Here are five must-have design tips to get you started on your patio ideas, along with illustrations of my own patio design. Consider low voltage lighting to enhance your patio plans.
Decks and patios can be easily designed on graph paper for a simple plan that includes all the space and amenities you need. Draw to scale your deck ideas and patio plans, and the result will be a deck and patios with sufficient space to keep you happy.
Adding decks and patios creates space. Smart deck plans, deck design and patio design allow enough space for deck and patio amenities. Before you launch eagerly into construction of your deck or patio, take time to plan and think and allow enough space for the purpose in mind.
A patio that suits its purpose requires some thought in creating the best patio design with enough space. Patios should be oriented toward the best view of your backyard and take sun and shade into consideration, along with present or future backyard landscaping. Beautiful outdoor rooms can be created with walkways to link your new living spaces.