Backyard Landscaping Ideas

Backyard Landscaping Ideas

1. Make a Bold Statement with Your Driveway

 

Make your driveway the rolled-out carpet to your home with complementary paver stones, such as this look with grey-scale Dublin Cobble paver stones from Belgard. 

2. Create a Retained Planting Area

 

Need just a small bit of greenery? Add a pop of color and vegetation with an integrated planter created from paver stones. 

3. Create Focal Points 

<span class='bert-condensed-b'>Pavilion I & II</span><br>Pavilion I & II in Adobe-Copper-Mocha installed in a random ashlar pattern. Border is Slate 6x9 Cream-Brown-Charcoal in a soldier course.<br>Related Links: <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/pavilion-i-ii/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Pavilion I & II</a>,  <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/slate-stone-combo/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Slate Stone</a><br>

Highlight a single point of your landscape with decorative integrations, such as this circular fountain surround created with Angelus Slaton Random paver stones and solid mocha border stones. 

4. Add Stellar Design with a Paver Stone Walkway 

<span class='bert-condensed-b'>Pavilion I & II</span><br>Pavilion I & II in Adobe-Copper-Mocha installed in a random ashlar pattern. Border is Slate 6x9 Cream-Brown-Charcoal in a soldier course.<br>Related Links: <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/pavilion-i-ii/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Pavilion I & II</a>,  <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/slate-stone-combo/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Slate Stone</a><br>

Walkways offer the perfect opportunity to include decorative landscape features and function. Take a look at this walkway laid in a Venetian parquet pattern and bordered with Charcoal Holland paver stones from Angelus. 

5. Elevate Your Outdoor Entertaining Capabilities 

Serving up cold drinks at your outdoor bar has never looked better! Check out this bar clad with quarried-face stones set atop herringbone-laid pavers. 

6. Control Water Runoff with Creative Layouts 

<span class='bert-condensed-b'>Pavilion I & II</span><br>Pavilion I & II in Adobe-Copper-Mocha installed in a random ashlar pattern. Border is Slate 6x9 Cream-Brown-Charcoal in a soldier course.<br>Related Links: <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/pavilion-i-ii/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Pavilion I & II</a>,  <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/slate-stone-combo/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Slate Stone</a><br>

Have issues with puddles and pooling after rain? Create an outdoor living surface with permeable pavers that gives you stable ground for entertaining and controls water at the same time. 

7. Add Dimension to Your Pool Area 

No need for a hum-drum pool surround—add multi-tiered dimension with stepped paver stone formations, such as this look created with Catalina Grana pavers and complementary border stones. 

8. Include Elegant Creative Spaces 

How about a lounging area lakeside, such as this impressive implement created with more natural paver stone formations and textured faces. 

9. Create Continuity from Indoors to Out 

<span class='bert-condensed-b'>Pavilion I & II</span><br>Pavilion I & II in Adobe-Copper-Mocha installed in a random ashlar pattern. Border is Slate 6x9 Cream-Brown-Charcoal in a soldier course.<br>Related Links: <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/pavilion-i-ii/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Pavilion I & II</a>,  <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/slate-stone-combo/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Slate Stone</a><br>

Love your interior wood flooring? Carry that same appearance and aesthetic from indoors to out with Timberline paver stones from Angelus that have the shape and texture of real wood. 

10. Reimagine Outdoor Cooking 

Take your outdoor barbecue to an entirely new level with a cooking station perched atop Catalina Slate pavers from Belgard. 

11. Integrate Geometric Flair with an Intricate Patterned Walkway 

Holland Stone Paving System

Geometric flair with clean lines brings out a new level of depth to your landscape. Take a look at this flattering walkway with Holland Stone from Belgard. 

12. Implement a Simple Footpath 

<span class='bert-condensed-b'>Pavilion I & II</span><br>Pavilion I & II in Adobe-Copper-Mocha installed in a random ashlar pattern. Border is Slate 6x9 Cream-Brown-Charcoal in a soldier course.<br>Related Links: <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/pavilion-i-ii/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Pavilion I & II</a>,  <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/slate-stone-combo/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Slate Stone</a><br>

Offer an attractive footpath through a garden with single-laid step stones, such as these Adobe-Copper-Mocha Pavilion II paver stones. 

13. Create Functional and Aesthetic Steps

 

Invite visitors to your home in true high-end fashion with elegantly flowing steps created from concrete pavers. 

14. Mark Your Boundaries in True Style 

Make sure there is no question where your property begins and outlying areas end with erected, stately planter walls, poignant posts of stone, and lighting for added flair. 

15. Create an Outdoor Lounging Area 

Stay cozy even during winter-season chills with an integrated hearth and fireplace, such as this semi-circular layout. 

16. Integrate Dimension and Thwart Dirt Fall with Walls 

Sloped landscapes don’t have to be boring—check out this series of walls created with stones.

17. Give Your Patio More Designer Appeal 

<span class='bert-condensed-b'>Pavilion I & II</span><br>Pavilion I & II in Adobe-Copper-Mocha installed in a random ashlar pattern. Border is Slate 6x9 Cream-Brown-Charcoal in a soldier course.<br>Related Links: <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/pavilion-i-ii/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Pavilion I & II</a>,  <a href='https://www.angeluspavingstones.com/standard-collections/slate-stone-combo/' rel='noopener' target='_blank'>Slate Stone</a><br>

Create an outdoor living space with more designer appeal than any old grey slab of concrete could ever offer, such as this patio created with permeable Aqualina in a random runner pattern. 

18. Add Upscale Design to Pool Areas 

Inject upscale innovation to your backyard oasis with totally sophisticated paver stone design options. 

19. Light Up the Night with an Inviting Fire Pit 

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With a relaxing platform created from Slaton Random ashlar, Bullnose, and Stonewall II topped with a gas-powered fire pit created from matching stones, you’ll have a hard time pulling guests away. 

20. Highlight and Contain Vegetation

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Create a clear dividing point for vegetative areas with a paver stone border, such as this one created with cream-brown-charcoal slate stone border pieces. 

21. Incorporate Architectural Interest with Unique Inlays 

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Antique Cobble with a tumbled texture brings out this incredible Old World feel but integrating an inlay completely kicks up the look an extra notch. 

22. Blend Exterior Hardscape Features with the Rest of the Property 

Ensure your pool surround and hardscape brings out the best of structural exteriors with aptly selected paver stones in the most enhancing color hues. 

23. Combine Function with Dynamics 

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How about a slightly offset walkway to guide the path to your entryway? This look is so beautifully created with Heartland gray-moss paver stones from Angelus in an ashlar pattern. 

24. Elevate Your Entryway 

A combination of Catalina Slate and round-edge border stones quite literally make this entryway a step-up from ordinary—consider a similar upgrade for your entryway. 

25. Create Luxury-Level Parking 

Give your property a place to park just as upscale as the cars that park there, such as was done with this layout of smooth-surface, plank-style paver stones.