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How to Use Garden Stones for Your Landscaping

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If you’re considering adding natural stones to your landscaping this year, here are a few tips to help you along in the process.

Garden stones can be a fantastic addition to your landscaping. With a wide array of colors, sizes, and textures, there are many to choose from. Stones can provide your landscaping features with the perfect, natural accent. If you’re considering adding natural stones to your landscaping this year, here are a few tips to help you along in the process.

Where Can I Use Them?

Garden stones can be used in a number of places through your landscape. They are most commonly used in place of mulch. The decorative colors and textures create a beautiful contrast between different areas of a garden or landscape. Stone can also be used to create decorative pathways around your home that essential to your outdoor space.

Are Stones the Right Choice?

Deciding between stones and other materials comes down to what project you are considering. Stones certainly serve many purposes in landscape design, but they are not always the absolute best choice for every kind of outdoor project. Consult a local landscaping service, and they can guide you in the right direction.

What are my Options?

When it comes to stones, you have a lot of options. It’s best to determine the general appearance of your landscaping, and then decide what the correct color and texture would be. Your trusted landscaping supply yard has many options, including asphalt millings, concrete sand, CR-6, CR-8, Delaware River rocks, masonry sand, pea gravel, stone dust, as well as stones that come in white, gray, and red.

How Much Do I Need?

The best way to determine how much stone you should purchase is by taking measurements of the square footage of your project. The next step is figuring out how deep you want the stone to lay on the ground. If you have any questions whatsoever, call a helpful landscaping professional who can show you what you should be looking for.

Many Options for Stones from Lehnhoff’s Landscaping

Whether you need skilled landscape design, outdoor lighting, dumpster rental, drainage solutions, or just about anything outside of your property taken care of, call the professionals at Lehnhoff’s Landscaping. We pride ourselves on our fantastic customer service, quality work, and personal touches. We can handle both small and large jobs in Baltimore and beyond and will be honored to work on your property. To get a quote and learn more about our services, contact us online or give us a call at (443) 921-5789. For pictures of our work and more lawn and home tips, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and Google+.

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