More outdoor space means more chances for you to entertain family and friends in warm weather. Creating outdoor living spaces lends itself to low-maintenance landscaping because you can extend your home while having fewer grassy areas to care for. Try to make a stone patio with a grilling area, dining table and separate fire pit area in your home. A deck is also an equally low-maintenance option for you.
Pick the right stone for your outdoor landscaping; bluestone has a dense composition that makes it incredibly durable. The versatile stone comes in a variety of colors; blue, brown, gray, orange- and it is great to walking around barefoot in a natural stone. Build a strong foundation by establish a solid base for stone surfaces to avoid fix-ups later; good base ends up being low=maintenance for decades to come. See these 15 simple low maintenance landscaping ideas for backyard and front yard below.