A Patio Picture Gallery: Shapes, Sizes, Materials and Other Design Considerations
Mexcan river rock frames a patio courtyard of pink flagstone.
Photo © Lisa Hallett Taylor
Flagstone pavers on this patio floor get a framing effect with a mosaic border of Mexican river rock. The smooth rocks used for this mosaic are usually laid flat -- note how these are turned on their "sides" for a more richly textured and unusual look.