Get creative with plantable pavers, stone slabs, geometric concrete patterns and less traditional paving materials, says Lauren Dunec Hoang, a Houzz Contributor & landscape designer. Hoang continues, driveways can take up a lot of front yard real estate but are rarely given as much thought as other areas of the garden. Instead of seeing the area as simply a track for cars, look at the driveway as an opportunity to increase curb appeal and set the tone for your front yard. Here are nine examples of driveway materials and placement that go beyond the usual pavers, cobbles and gravel to complement different styles of front yards. See them here: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/80620583?utm_source=Houzz&utm_campaign=u4820&utm_medium=email&utm_content=gallery19&newsletterId=4820
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