Landscape stone products can add a natural look to your landscape. If you are trying to get away from the modern and urban look of most landscapes, then consider using landscape stone products instead. Landscape stone products can come from a variety of sources such as limestone, sandstone and field stone. All of these products can be integrated into your project to give it a unique and natural look. Limestone can be used for retaining walls, edging and patios. Limestone can also be used as a veneer to cover up cement areas as well. Landscape stone products like limestone will generally come in one color, cream. There is variations of this cream color and sometimes light brown tints can also be found. Sandstone, will offer a wider arrangement of colors such as yellows, browns, reds and oranges. The colors will vary depending on the vein where the products were removed. The texture of this landscape stone is also different. Sandstone is gritty while limestone is generally smoother in texture. Field stones are also great to use in landscapes. This landscape stone product can be used for edging and retaining walls. Split field stones can also be used as veneer. Natural landscape stone products are durable, but are harder to install then formed concrete products. Since you are working with a natural products, every piece will be different. The landscape stone installer will be required to adjust the shape of some of the pieces in order to get them to fit in the project. The extra time and money is worth it if you are looking for a one of a kind project. The uniqueness of using natural landscape stone products will be sure to impress your guests when the utilize your outdoor living areas.
Landscape stone installation ideas.
- Retaining walls
- Sitting areas and benches