Landscape Stone & Outdoor Rooms
Outdoor rooms should be a comfortable, serene, and functional living area, and be an extension of your indoor space. The many types of landscape stone can help create a pleasant, functional outdoor living area. It can be used in the paving, walls, and other architectural pieces, and complement the color and the stone on your home.
This Lannon stone wall acts as a seat wall, defines a sense of space and privacy. Columns with lanterns anchor the wall.
Stone used: Concrete blocks, Lannon stone, fieldstone and timbers
Allows to level a yard with a large slope, giving more space for a living area.
A Bluestone and brick combination breaks up a large patio into different areas for different functions. Here the brick inset acts as the dining area.
Stone used: Concrete block, Lannon stone, mortared stone or brick with cap stones
Gives living area a sense of space
Provides a sense of privacy
Provides more sitting areas
A nice piece of architectural interest
Concrete block columns topped with lanterns frame the entry to this patio.
Stone used: Concrete, Bluestone, Concrete pavers, brick, or Lannon Stone
Use for sitting/conversational areas, reading, eating, lounging or grilling
Stone insets break up the paving area into individual outdoor rooms, for example, an eating area and a lounge area.
They can also give an illusion of an area rug.
Concrete block retaining walls hold back soil to provide more room for a patio. The lower wall can also act as a seat wall.
Stone used: Concrete blocks, Lannon stone, mortared stone or brick, with cap stones
Gives an outdoor area a sense of entry
Top with lanterns for night lighting
Can anchor a seat wall