Hardscapes for Sustainable Landscapes: Patios, Decks, Walkways, and Driveways

This publication addresses ways to make residential hardscapes (patios, decks, walkways, and driveways) more sustainable. Discusses how to evaluate hardscape materials for sustainability and environmental impact. Covers the advantages, disadvantages, and costs of sustainable hardscape materials, such as porous paving, bricks, concrete pavers, concrete slabs, soil cement, wood, plastic lumber, and ornamental plants as living fences.

EC 1535    Published June 2001    4 pages
January 2018


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