How To Utilize Decorative Rock In Your Landscape

Decorative rock for landscape design is a popular trend in the Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, and Henderson areas we serve at Green America Tree & Landscaping. If you’re looking to install some in your own commercial or residential spaces, first, you’ll need to decide what kind you want to use and where it will go. Here are some of the most important considerations before you start.

How Can I Effectively Use Rock In Landscape Design?

Deciding where to install it is the first step. There will be some specifics to think about before you make that decision:

  • Amount Of Space
  • Desired Features
  • Your Budget
  • Future Plans For Surrounding Areas

Once you’ve decided where the rock will go, it’s time to consider other aspects of your landscape design plan. That can include choosing among the many kinds of rock available and finding which type best suits your needs.

There Are Different Types Of Decorative Landscape Rock

Rock comes in many different types—your final choice will depend on how you want to use your landscape. When you consider your options, think about the finished look of the space. That can keep you from making changes later, which could be frustrating and add to the overall cost. Many people incorporate a lot of decorative rock into their landscapes for variety, and you can certainly do the same if you have the space.

  • Boulders For Focal Points
  • Stacked Rocks For Seating
  • Flat Stones For Retaining Walls
  • Flagstones For Walkways
  • Small Pebbles & Gravel For Almost Everything

Find The Right Fit For Your Space

To get the best decorative rock for your landscape design, you’ll need the specific kind that works well for your vision. If you’d like seats or benches, you’ll need stones that stack well, won’t slide apart, and won’t fall easily. If you’re building a stone walkway, choose non-slippery rocks so that you and your guests remain safe. Also, carefully consider the size and placement of large boulders before buying— they may be difficult to move later.

Work With A Professional—It Makes A Big Difference

You can transform your outdoor area into the landscape of your dreams by working with Green America Tree & Landscaping. We’ll help with the logistics and make the design process a breeze as we help pick the right color, size, and location for your Las Vegas space. Get in touch today for more information on our services, to get a free estimate, or to schedule an appointment.

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