Cool Pavement Reduces Heat Island Effect

An Oyster Shell Driveway

A native Vermonter friend of mine is down visiting her friend Lisa in Charleston, SC for the week. She sent back this picture of Lisa’s gravel driveway, which is “maintained” by the landlord. As you can see in the picture, “maintain”...
Cool Pavement Reduces Heat Island Effect

A New Material for Driveways and Paths

Interested in a driveway or walkway material that is environmentally friendly and costs one-third less than concrete? Check out GraniteCrete made of recycled mining by-product with no oils or plastics. Because GraniteCrete is porous, water runoff is not a problem,...
Cool Pavement Reduces Heat Island Effect

Landscaping Inspiration

With spring around the corner, I’m looking for new landscaping ideas. I’m sure I’m not alone. The Patio Town web site has a nice-looking gallery of patios, walls, walkways, planters and more to serve as inspiration for your next project. My favorite...