If you’re looking to set up stone steps to improve your curb appeal, allow us to help you make your project all the most enjoyable. While the stones are not always cheap, they are easy to work with. Here are six ways you can incorporate stones into your home garden.
Choose Your Stone
As with all home improvement projects, it is important to determine your budget before you even begin. If you have no specific stone type in mind, check your local supplier to see what they can offer at a discount price. Consider all the factors that include size, texture, color and cost. All steps must be carefully positions as well as offer a rise of at least five inches.
Mix it Up
Consider using various sizes and shapes to make your garden stand out. The smaller stones mixed in with the biggest stones will create a unique look to add up the character of the home.
Consider Stepping Stones
If you love creating interest in the garden, why not build stepping stones to lead to different areas of the home. This will create a hidden garden as lining these steps will also add beauty and excitement to the exterior.
To enhance your garden, line up the stone steps with hedges and fill in between the gaps with green plants. This will give your garden an upgraded look that can be some sort of maze. There are no rules as the possibilities are infinite.
Stone are so versatile that there is no limit to how you can add them to your home garden. Pay attention to old structures and garden stairs and use them as pieces of inspiration to build the steps to your home garden.