Perfecting Your Path
Check out these helpful tips to incorporating the perfect path into your landscape.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionSmall gravel in a warm hue seems a natural choice for this woodland walk.
Use non-slippery materials that blend with the setting and tie in with other garden structures or your home. There's never been more choice in materials — from pine-bark mulch to crushed slag to stone and pavers of all sorts. Creating your own design puts a unique stamp on the look and mood of the garden. Also consider seasonal upkeep when you select a material: is it likely that you'll want to remove snow from the path, for example, or sweep fallen leaves?