Special tips for designing your outdoor area using garden flooring

Special tips for designing your outdoor area using garden flooring

The external areas of the house look even better when there are aesthetics and decorations in the environment. The garden treadmill protects the plants and creates a beautiful effect in the space, combining the useful with the pleasant. So check out ideas and learn more about.

What is garden treading

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The garden tread is a piece made of concrete, stone, wood and other materials that serve to give access to parts of the garden. Thus, the composition creates a path, protecting the grass and plants from the environment.

Advantages of the garden treadmill

This important piece for outdoor areas, because in addition to protecting plants, the concrete path facilitates the passage of people. On rainy days, it is very common to get your shoes dirty or even slip on wet grass. With the trampoline, the path is safe, in addition to keeping your shoes clean.

Types of garden treads

Garden treads usually vary between materials of manufacture, allowing resistant alternatives or that need maintenance over time. See the options:

wooden stepper

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It is a widely used option, as it adapts to different styles of gardens. Therefore, they are found in plank formats, creating paths in entrance gardens and providing a rustic touch. However, it is a material that needs frequent maintenance, as this material wears out in contact with moisture.

concrete tread

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It has a low price and great resistance. It is an option that has several advantages, and can be purchased ready or made by yourself. In addition, it adapts to various types of gardens, as they are found in different sizes and models. The only care is that the concrete can break, requiring replacement.

stone tread

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Stone is another material that can be used to make garden treads. The composition of the external space is very harmonious, as it incorporates a natural material in the decoration. It has a lot of durability and resistance and, therefore, does not need much care. So maintenance usually involves replacing stones that get out of the way.

cement

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This material is made from concrete but mimics the aesthetic look of wood. These pieces convey a natural effect and at the same time are resistant. In addition, they are more affordable options compared to wood. So, you can combine the useful with the pleasant, without changing the budget.

So, did you like the options? The important thing is to choose the material that best fits your budget.

How to choose and design the treadmill for garden

Knowing the space and materials indicated for each environment is ideal for the correct choice. So, check out tips that can help you in this mission:

  • Durability: if you don’t want to worry about changing the tread, it’s important to choose pieces that are resistant and have a good duration. That way, you avoid future problems;
  • Price: for those looking for savings, the concrete garden treadmill is the best option. It is resistant and the value of a piece measuring 40x40x05cm is, on average, between R$ 20 to R$ 25;
  • Location: before choosing the material, it is important to pay attention to the space in which the piece will be placed. If the place has frequent contact with humidity or other circumstances that cause wear, you should choose a tread with greater resistance;
  • Size: ideally, the piece should be at least 80cm long, thus allowing two people to pass together along the way.
  • Distance: the recommended space between one stepper and another is 7 to 10 cm, so that the steps are comfortable and safe.

By following these tips you will make the right choice of flooring for your garden. In addition to avoiding future problems, you can save money with a low-cost option.

25 garden flooring photos that will inspire you

With various shapes and sizes, the garden treadmill allows a stylish decoration, combining utility with aesthetics. So, see photos with ideas:

1. The garden treadmill is ideal for protecting plants

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2. In addition, it facilitates the passage of people

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3. Looks great in entrance gardens

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4. Creating a beautiful and creative effect

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5. Can be used on short paths

ANDREA MURAO

6. Or in long and larger spaces

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7. The fact is that it makes up the external decoration

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8. Adding to the home’s aesthetics

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9. It is found in a variety of materials

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10. Although the most common is the concrete trampling

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11. Because cement is a resistant and economical material

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12. That allows the creation of pieces of different sizes and formats

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13. But the wooden garden tread makes the environment rustic

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14. You can use cement, if you don’t give up this aesthetic

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15. Or escape the pattern and use stones

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16. That make the environment unique

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17. But regardless of the material, the piece transforms the space

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18. Especially when using creativity to create the decoration

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19. Ideas are countless and full of beauty

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20. Therefore, be sure to put your personality

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21. Create a special environment

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22. Because your home needs to reflect your uniqueness

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23. Combining nature and transforming the garden

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24. And without giving up utility

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25. Your space is sure to look amazing!

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The options are wonderful, aren’t they? With creativity and research, your external environment will certainly look wonderful.

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