When doing landscaping for your home never underestimate the importance of including gravel or pebbles within your design. You will find it not only functional but also aesthetically appealing as well. Gravel has many uses as you will soon discover.
Landscaping pebbles come in a variety of shapes and colors that eases your choice. With such a variety to choose from you can select those pebbles that will best suit your yard or garden in terms of color, shape, size and even smoothness.
They are ideal as a natural low maintenance ground cover
They help control weeds, prevent soil erosion and retain soil moisture.
They beautify the yard, walkway, garden, walls and building foundations where used and also lend a groomed appearance to the bare yard filled with dirt.
Pebbles lend a rustic old fashioned charm to the landscape. It gives one the impression of walking along a castle pathway of long ago
They are affordable when compared to the expensive options like artificial turfs and synthetic lawns
They are environment friendly
You can add variety by using pebbles collected from the beach, rivers, ponds and normal walkways.
There is variety. Some popular pebble types are Colorado Sunburst, Creston Blond, Yosemite, Coral etc.