Gardens add a beautiful outdoor experience to every yard. Installing a garden or landscaping is an investment that you want to last for years to come. Many homeowners opt to add stonework and pavers to protect and enhance the look and feel of their garden. In the past several years, the hardscape industry has grown tremendously, and there are many options.
Co-mingling plants and flowers with a hardscape requires expertise to create a symbiotic relationship between natural and manufactured products. There are some simple ways to incorporate stonework, and then there are incredibly elaborate designs. It all depends on your style, space, and budget. Stone work ideas for gardens include:
The ground around your garden needs to be secure and free from potential wash out to protect the plants. Stones or paving are popular options to produce the necessary foundation. There are a myriad of garden ideas with stones and paving including:
Pavers, stones, rocks, and other natural hardscapes are long-lasting, low maintenance, and depict a well thought out, edgy garden. The advantage over softscaping (grass, dirt, mulch, flowers, shrubs, trees, etc.) is all of the above facts and, additionally, the hardscape won't die like grass, or wash away like some other softscapes. The idea of hardscaping is to incorporate materials that work well with the environment. Trending hardscapes are designed to construct a unique, one-of-a-kind architectural interest combined with a framework of plants, trees, flowers, and shrubs.
A living hardscape makes a beautiful but functional element. An example of a living hardscape is ivy crawling up a trellis or moss growing on a wall or large rock. It will blend well with any garden and also operate as a divider or privacy fence.
At Green Fig Landscaping, our goal is to discover and shape your garden ideas with stones and paving so it is your own personal paradise. We make certain our clients receive the highest standards of workmanship and are 100% satisfied. Our attention to detail shines from the consultation and design steps all the way to the end result. We strive to balance artistic value with practicality and costs. Additionally, maintaining your new garden is also part of our lineup of services to keep it just as beautiful as the day it was completed. Let us help your garden dreams come true! Call us today: 0434-007-178.