The front porch and walkway are the first things that guests see as they visit your home. The benefits of having a walkway is that they can be installed in many shapes and patterns and are usually very durable. Whether made from flagstone, brick, or any other material, Northern Virginia Landscaping can help you design and install your ideal flagstone walkway as part of your next landscape transformation project.
At Northern Virginia Landscaping, we provide custom services such as expert patio installations, landscaping, and much more. For our residents in Reston, Falls Church, and other cities throughout Northern Virginia, our professionals ensure that your front and back yard are built sturdily while also showing your home’s unique character.
Below, we discuss a number of ideas you can utilize to make your outdoor walkway welcoming for guests and family, using a very popular material – flagstone.
Porch and Walkway
Not only can flagstone be used for your walkway, but you can also use it for your porch. Imagine natural stones creatively designed and compressed to form your porch, and as it leads to the walkway, it opens up, giving your home a fanned out, artistic-look that your guests, neighbors, and potential homeowners will love.
Ponds are beautiful, “multi-sensory” statement pieces for any home landscape. Flagstone is a great material to use in combination with a pond, as it gives this feature, and your overall landscape, a natural atmosphere.
A small waterfall made of tiny boulders matching your flagstone may even create a grotto-like design as well, making your landscape more stunning and unique.
Brick borders, or wall installations, with flagstone incorporated alongside it are one of the simplest and easiest ways to extend the beauty of your yard. For functional and aesthetic purposes, you can personalize this feature to your liking. Make your dividers, extra seating, or garden shields more unique with flagstone materials.
Beautiful Water Feature
There are a variety of water features you can use in conjunction with flagstone walkways. A water feature brings a nature-like presence to your landscape, providing a calming visual and blissful soundscape. Adding a natural flagstone walkway to a water feature enhances your landscape aesthetic and experience, as it further emphasizes the natural environment.
Some water features have a copper bowl finish, cascading rocking, or columns and water that run down the veins of basalt columns. There are endless possibilities of how water features can be integrated into your design.
For even more ideas, learn more in our blog on What to Consider Before Building A Flagstone Walkway.
Create A Unique Flagstone Walkway For Your Home in Falls Church, VA
If you are trying to change up the look of your home, let Northern Virginia Landscaping lend a hand. Northern Virginia Landscaping’s hardscaping services ensure that your one-of-a-kind flagstone walkway is durable and aesthetically pleasing. We can also help you design and construct numerous other hardscape installations, such as patios, ponds, and other landscape features like plant arrangements, trees, and sod installations.
Contact us at (703) 982-0100 for your next upcoming landscape project.