Landscaping ideas run the gamut from expensive to free and from classy to rustic. One of the most popular landscaping designs is using natural things found within nature, such as driftwood, sea glass and sea stones and wood of all sorts.
Beach stones are one of the most versatile landscaping items as they come in all sizes and colors and are easy to work with. Bring a bit of the sea to your yard by incorporating some of the following ideas using beach stones.
Instead of using simple concrete, arrange beach stones in a beautiful pattern and fill the gaps in with white concrete. This makes a wonderful path through a garden or around a fountain.
- Pond accents
Do you have a water feature in your landscape? Enhance the beauty quotient by using varied sizes of stones on the bottom of a pond for decoration and along the banks to create a more natural look.
Beach pebbles help in creating a lively atmosphere around with furniture in a contemporary look. Glue or make blocks of stones and concrete to create benches, a fire pit or tables for the backyard.
- Garden decoration
Stones of various shapes and color, when well-arranged gives an expensive and sophisticated look to the outdoors and accounts for a spectacular garden decoration. Using rocks and pebbles around your plants will create an unusual look as well as help eliminate leaves.
Stone sculptures can be an appealing adornment for your landscape. Use smaller pebbles of distinguished color and style to create unique garden sculptures.
Create a short wall of stones to help make various areas in your yard, create privacy or as a safety barrier around a pond, fountain or pool. Build a maze with short stone walls and shrubbery.
If you are feeling ambitious, design your entire patio out of beach stones. You can use large flat ones or smaller, more colorful ones that make creating patterns possible. Your imagination is the limit to what you can create.
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