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How Much Stones Can Change How Your Yard Look

When you have a large yard, you will want to beautify the yard. With beautiful yard, you will be able to entertain yourself or your guest. Beautiful yard can be achieved by landscaping, growing plants, flowers, and putting rocks or pebbles to maintain the natural look in your yard. There are many kinds of plants or rocks you can choose in the market depend on how you want your yard look like. Although people might seem focusing on the plants, rocks also play a complementary  role to make your yard beautiful. Here below, are some ideas on how you can put rocks into a great accessory to your yard.

Single Boulder

You can see from this picture below how two single boulders can be put aesthetically and it gives a great change to the yard to look beautiful.

two single boulders on the stone flooring
Charles McClure & Associates

Beautiful Rough Stone

With this large rip rap stone, you can have a beautiful cut stone that will make your plants on the yard look more alive.

large landscape rocks
Paradise Restored Landscaping

Chiseled Blocks for Pathways

You might often find chiseled stone for wall block. Here, you can also use chiseled stones for pathways to your beautiful garden.

chiseled wall block stones
Bruce Clodfelter Landscape Architect

All Stones for Landscape

As one might only use one kind of rocks or pebbles in their yard, the other can use all kinds to create the look that they want. In this picture below, the rustic home uses rocks and pebble not only to decorate the yard but also the house in the chimney.

river pebbles, chiseled stones used in the landscape of a rustic home
Locati Architects

Large Rip Rap for the Side

Even though rocks can be complementary for plants, it does not mean that you cannot use it alone as decoration to your yard. Here in the picture, it can be seen that large rip rap can be beautifully used, as well as black gravel on the ground to create natural vibe.

grey riprap for wall blocks
Rose NW Water Gardens

White Stones by the Pool

When you have pool you want to look as rustic as it can be, it is agreeable to use large stones to build the wall or the path near the pool as seen in the picture below.

white stones blocks for pool
Broadhurst Associates

Big Boulders on Yard

Beautifully sculptured by nature, boulders are probably one beautiful thing you can have without minding about the treatment. You can only just put it in your yard without taking too much care.

boulders in some places in the yard and smal rocks on the ground
Red Leaf Developments

Boulders on the Slope

Besides being a great décor to your yard, boulders also a great choice to your slope. It will make your slope looks more beautiful and more with natural vibe.

large landscpae boulders for the slope wall
Banyon Tree Landscape Design + Architecture

Boulders on Yard’s Slope

This is another idea of using boulders on the slope. The boulders are beautifully located that it is possible to have plants grow between the boulders.

boulders in the slope of the yard
Princeton Scapes Inc

Stones Stairs in Yard

This is another beautiful use of chiseled stones block. Used usually as wall, these stones can also be used as a beautiful stair and continue on the pathways too.

chiseled wall block stones for stairs and wall
The Landmark Group