APP Canteras el Cerro16/03/2021
Garden decoration with decorative stones is a current issue in recent decades, which has become more relevant in the last year due to house confinements as a result of the global pandemic.
An outdoor space that offers a multitude of decoration possibilities. The presence of various plants, firs or fruit trees are usually present in these open spaces. Also, experts recommend using long-lived plants with different flowering cycles.
Another important aspect to take into account is to first get rid of weeds, leaving a suitable and ideal ground to be transformed into a garden. In this sense, not only vegetables are used as decoration elements. Garden stones are an excellent option; being able to find a wide range of colors, tones and shapes. Limestone, marble gravel, river boulders, polished or varnished stones …
What are the most popular types of garden decorative stones?
Decorating gardens with stones is a deeply rooted custom among the population. Decorative stones play a fundamental role in these spaces; highlighting it with various shades and colors, as well as with different drawings.
Another advantage of decorative garden stones is that obviously, their maintenance is minimal, if not zero, unlike other living natural elements.
Among the most used decorative stones we can highlight:
Slate Garden Slabs
This kind of stone is used to form paths and paths. It is only necessary to prepare a sand bed, adapt and level the slabs on the bed itself. It is a stainless slate, of great resistance and capable of withstanding the circulation of vehicles. The thinnest slabs are also called slate tiles and garden pegs.
Lemon Yellow Marmolina
It is a kind of marble available in very sensitive tones such as white, yellow, beige or reddish. It is a crushed composition also known as gravel or Lemon Yellow Marmolina. In this sense, this stone stands out for its light and pleasant tones; being currently one of the most requested. Its use is linked to garden and landscaping designs.
Also known as arid crushed rose. It is a stone from the granite family with an exquisite yellowish-pinkish color. It is used for the decoration of gardens and landscaping, as well as to highlight among other tones and materials, such as grass, cement, or stones of different colors.
Pure White Marble Gravel
It is the most authentic and traditional of all decorative stones for gardens, landscaping and exteriors in general. The crushed white marble stone stands out for its precious deep white color, as well as the exceptional luster of marble. It can be found in different sizes and in different states such as sand, pebble and marble dust.
Saturn Yellow Gravel
The crushed saturn yellow aggregate stands out for being a limestone widely used in different environments and projects. This decorative stone is of great importance in the decoration of all kinds of gardens, roundabouts or landscaping designs. It is also present in various interior and exterior decorations.
Decorative Crushed Glass
Decorative crushed glass to decorate interior spaces, gardens or architectural designs. It is available in different colors such as: transparent, green, blue, mirror, brown or topaz. Thanks to these colors and qualities, in turn, it stands out for its great transparency, strong tones and reflections; being a decorative stone with excellent results in all environments where it is found.
As you can see, the options are not few. Our recommendation is always to see a catalog of garden stones before deciding between all the alternatives. And if you can count on the advice of a specialist who can help us combine it with the rest of the elements, much better.