Landscaping is an artistic way of transforming your home’s exterior softscape and hardscape into a beautiful and relaxing space. Most homeowners create inviting and luscious outdoor retreat with flower beds, stones, and gazebo where they can unwind after a long day at work.
However, creating a splendid landscape can put a dent in your wallet. The maintenance of flower beds, plants, and other greeneries is not only pricey but also time-consuming. On top of that, building walkways, patios, retaining walls, and other lovely hardscapes that add value to your property can be costly as well.
Fortunately, you don’t have to worry even if you’re tight on budget. You will be able to build the landscape of your dreams using these best budget (or cheap) natural stones for landscape.
Limestone is one of the most popular tiles for indoor and outdoor use. That’s because limestone flooring can easily enhance your home’s property. Also, the building material offers designers, architects, and contractors a wide range of design options.
If you’re looking for a budget natural stone that can provide your landscape with a bold style, STONEarch Black limestone is a great choice. Of all the black stones in the market, it is the top choice in the landscape industry. The stunning dolomite has a uniform black hue, making it unique. On top of that, it’s very durable and can provide your outdoor living space with a breathtaking backdrop that will surely mesmerize everyone.
Limestone fits in a plethora of landscape designs. And if you’re searching for the best economical limestone, nothing beats STONEarch Buff. Also known as Kota Yellow, its natural shade variation includes green, gray, orange, and, of course, yellow.
Thanks to the color variety, every project that uses Buff limestone features a random yet distinct pattern and a harmonious overall appearance. Also, achieving sophistication in your contemporary landscape project is effortless with this stone. It comes as no surprise that when it comes to all types of homes, this natural stone is on top of the list of homeowners across Canada.
It’s always a good idea to opt for sandstone for your landscape. Our collection of sandstone products is easy to maintain, cost-effective, and long-lasting.
One such stone is STONEarch Fossil. The shade variation of this hardscape is simply outstanding. Its colors range from white to light cream and beige to brown, along with natural fossil prints that emphasize the special beauty of this sandstone. Aside from this, it has leaf prints and other natural veins, adding more wow factor to this budget natural stone for landscape. This natural stone is truly one that is distinct and unique from piece to piece, providing natural warmth, elegance and beauty to your overall landscape.
When you want a stone that can give your outdoor space a very rich and warm feel to it, we highly recommend STONEarch Oak. This is another uniquely beautiful sandstone on the best budget natural stones list. Its color combines gray, beige, and chocolate brown, along with a flamed top, making it slip-resistant.
From afar, the durable stone’s dappled pattern may seem like wood grain that creates a cozy and pleasant ambiance. Oak sandstone is one of our most popular natural stones for backyards, patios, and indoor pool projects.
In particular, STONEarch Oak Bullnose Copings are a popular product to use around pools. These copings are on special (limited quantities available) at the time of this article was published and they can be an excellent choice to complement red brick or stone. Contact a member of our team to inquire further about the availability of these pool copings and provide alternative options as well for your project.
Sandstone will look even better over time since it does not decompose. That is one of the reasons why STONEarch Beige is a low-cost material. But even if it’s a budget natural stone for landscape, Beige has plenty of desirable attributes to offer.
On top of that is its precise color palette with a very mild variation. Plus, it can provide your pool area, flowers, greens, and vibrant patio furniture with a very subtle, natural background. Thus, the hardscape material is a superb option for achieving a lovely natural look in your landscape without hurting your pockets.
The slip resistance characteristics of sandstone are quite exceptional. Plus, when it comes to usage, they are a fairly flexible option. Moreover, the natural stone tile work well on pathways, stone steps, and patio areas.
One of our most economical sandstone is Dove. The classic beauty of this stone, with its mild natural texture, is emphasized in a modest way thanks to its consistent shade. And since this is a dense material, it can take on whatever conditions the Canadian weather throws at it.
Slate Gray Sandstone
Sandstone may not be as tough as granite, but it’s durable enough to last for many decades with proper care. Also, nature itself created it, making each tile piece unique in patterns and colors.
STONEarch Slate Gray sandstone is a beautiful sandstone that will not put a dent in your pockets. The natural striations and surface of this landscaping stone may be modest, but allows for a wide variety of applications. Its beautiful tones is light to medium shades of gray with a touch of beige. This color combination makes it blend with the natural shades of your garden patio setting effortlessly. Still, it is dark enough to be the focal point of your home’s entrance against a lighter background.
If you still can’t decide which one of these best budget natural stones fit your project, do not hesitate to contact us. Our friendly team of landscaping experts is more than happy to assist you and answer any of your inquiries.