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Using Natural Stone on Outdoor Walkways and Paths

Natural stone outdoor walkways add visual interest and curb appeal to any home. Here’s what natural stone can do for your outdoors.

Your walkway is the entrance to your home, your business, your getaway. So, shouldn’t it be amazing? Using natural stone in your outdoor project is a surefire way to create visual interest and unmatched beauty to your space. Travertine in particular is an excellent choice when it comes to designing for outdoor spaces. Materials like Coliseum Stone Rustic prove a popular choice for walkways, patios and

Whether it’s a walkway inviting guests into your house, leading up to the garage, or surrounding your pool or backyard gardens, we want to help you make your walkway a stylish part of your landscape. Here are some of the best ways you can use natural stone in your outdoor walkways and paths.


Some may argue that natural stones, such as marble, are high-maintenance, but when it comes to using natural stones in walkways and paths, this simply isn’t the case.

Natural stone can be installed anywhere in your outdoor space, can be affordably fixed and keeps the environment cool, as natural stone absorbs heat and reduces the transfer of heat. This makes it the perfect fit for your Florida home.

Like a fine wine, natural stones get better with age. Not only does time add depth and visual appeal to your outdoor stones, it also ensures that you will not have to replace them anytime soon. Natural stone is also easy to clean and can still be polished to a like-new shine even when it is decades old.

Environmentally Friendly

If you’re looking to leave a low carbon footprint when selecting materials for your outdoor project, look no further than natural stones. Stones do not need to be created like other outdoor materials do, which means they do not expend unnecessary energy.

Stones are also environmentally friendly, as they do not contain pollutants, do not need substances to be used in construction projects, and do not release chemicals.

Visually Superior

There is something organic, yet luxe, about using natural stone for a walkway or path. The natural quality of our stones, such as marble, granite, and limestone blend in effortlessly with your outdoor space. After all, these stones come from the earth so it’s no surprise that they fit in perfectly with the landscape of your yard or garden.

Wide Variety of Styles

Natural stone brings with it a natural air of prominence and sophistication. It is a great choice for aesthetics since there are many different materials, colors, patterns, and styles to choose from. This is perfect whether you are looking to add a natural, organic feel to your space, or if you want to use your paving material to add a splash of elegant color to your space.

Do you want to use natural stone on outdoor walkways and paths in your space? Come visit our Marmol showroom and see which beautiful stone will work best for your project.

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