A couple weeks ago in Outdoor Inspiration: Front Yard Farms & Grass-Free Gardens, I chatted up my obsession with ditching traditional yards. Then it was flowers and veggies for grass and today it's gravel, stone and brick and other permeable surfaces for their runoff-inducing counterparts. Unless you walk around your garden wearing high heals (but who does that?), these surfaces and designs are a must-have. Read on for details and related posts.
- The Benefits of Permeable Paving
- Beyond Concrete: Permeable Paving
- PaverSearch.com: A Permeable Paver Guide
- Chicago Green Alley Program
(Images: as linked)