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I like the idea of a sidewalk for edging so you don't trample the grass. I might raise the beds a stone or two higher than the walk for dimension.

Great idea for low water - low work gardening/landscaping for the hell strip in front of a driveway or sidewalk. Pavers, gravel, rocks, succulents. Pavers & trim for rock garden tropical landscape

Dry Creek Bed for Drainage. I have a gutter that comes out SO far that you have to step over it on the sidewalk. I might morph this idea....

a pinner said..."WHO KNEW? I did this, and I have NO weeds/grass growing in my pavers! 5 pound bags of Baking Soda at Costco for less than $5.00 - then : Sweep Baking Soda into Sidewalk Cracks to Discourage Weeds. Simply pour or sweep a thick layer of baking soda into sidewalk and patio cracks. The baking soda will kill any small weeds that are already there, and prevent new ones from sprouting."

Create an heirloom garden pathway or sidewalk by combining bricks or pavers with natural stone accent pieces. Learn the simple, time-tested techniques used to build a winding, free-form walk.

You don’t need a lot of space to grow fresh vegetables and herbs this spring. Grow them on a sunny porch or sidewalk in small wooden boxes like Michelle from ‘Stitch a Wish’ blog!

Looking for a quick way to add a little curb appeal to your yard? Try a parking-strip garden! The little stretch of lawn between the street and the sidewalk may be a great place to add color (and it’s one less area you have to mow). First off, check for local restrictions before planting; some [...]

How to Pour a Concrete Sidewalk - Make it smooth, durable and crack-free.

Easy Landscaping Ideas for Front Yard | Love this look... love how the sidewalk just ... | Dream Home Decor

The best window box is the one you cant see. Whatever you planted in there should be so happy that it cascades down the wall to spill onto the sidewalk, threatening to trip passersby. Coleus, sweet potato vine, and caladium: They like a little shade, which makes them the perfect combination to plant beneath a balcony or eave. Water them every day. Image via Stately." data-componentType="MODAL

Feng Shui Landscape: curved sidewalks lead to the front door: mouth of chi (energy) Water fountain in career gua brings in opportunities galore!

I always thought the little strip of grass between the sidewalk and the street was an incredibly underused piece of real estate. It's the first thing people see of your yard and house, why not make it bigger and better than endless lawn? I would leave just enough room for a path or two and the rest would be plants.

Garden Trellis made with sticks you can find in the woods or even on the sidewalks of your neighborhood (especially after a windy day!)

Love this front yard! From BHG: Many homeowners think of their front yard as one band of land between the sidewalk and the home. But make landscape magic by breaking it up with perpendicular plantings. A curved border, for example, adds a note of grace and elegance.

Beautiful mums for front yard landscaping by sidewalk. Just dig a hold and put the entire pot in it for quick work!

Easy walkway idea, because it drives me crazy not having a sidewalk to the front door

do this over the rock/concrete sidewalk that's there now this would be much prettier

landscape designs for the strip between the sidewalk and street - Google Search

Chart a New Path It's easy to create a walkway from your driveway or sidewalk to your front door. Use a garden hose as a guide for placement. Here, the curved path adds visual interest. Set brick or rocks alongside the hose. Use a yardstick to place the rocks for the other side of the path exactly 3 feet away, then fill the path with gravel or wood chips