Wooden Walkways Roll out your instant walkway for you yard or the beach. Leave the mud and sand outside. Stands up to salt as well for icy conditions. Temporary or permanent. Be cool if it was from reclaimed wood.
Birding paradise Garden designer Susanne Jett cheered up this Santa Monica lawn by laying down a crisp layer of decomposed granite and planting a showy—yet low-water—border that birds love as much as the homeowner does.