Posts tagged: driveways
Grasscrete driveway created by preparing a regular base for poured concrete, setting disposable plastic pots at equal distances, pouring the concrete, pulling out & discarding the pots leaving cavities that are filled with soil and seeded. There are obviously endless patterns possible.
The driveway at the Hamilton Residence in Coral Gables, Florida, US. connects the owners French background with Florida materials. Poured in place concrete shapes echoing a formal parterre are floating in a bed of Florida crushed seashells. Designed by Architectonica GEO. Photo by Cecilia Calleros.
Recycled concrete for a driveway at the Texas home of Tom Vanderzyl and Alice Bateman. They turned each slab to the rough side to provide more texture and interest. Great eco-friendly option.
Via the blog The Shoestring Gardener: http://www.shoestringgardener.com/blog/eco-friendly-and-frugal-recycling-idea-for-broken-concrete/