SPLASH SHIELD - A rock maintenance strip around the house catches splashes, keeps siding clean and minimizes pests. Put your foundation plantings in front of the strip. Also prevents termites from coming closer to house.
I love this idea---- Herb Garden Idea - short of space? These fragrant herbs have been planted in between pavers as a mini kitchen garden between the house and and pool. Edible ground cover is a great space-saving idea + softens hard landscaping.
Backyard Wabi-Sabi Rocks and stones suggest a Japanese garden in this courtyard retreat outside a Los Angeles house. Amphitheater-style steps provide extra seating when the homeowners are having a party.
This grilling station is just one cool feature of this backyard makeover designed by Caitlin Ketcham of Desert Domicile. It's a low maintenance backyard, too! That's artificial grass you see in the ph (Best Kitchen)