Keep your driveway and front entry humming with these smart design ideas.
John O'Hagen / Styling Lisa Powell Bailey
After removing the old concrete porch, they added a new stone terrace. Dividing it into two levels makes the hike from the parking area to the front door safer and less tiring. Split stairs offer access to the side driveway as well as to the patio in front of the home. Ingeniously placed, a sturdy bench takes on the role of a railing and gives little ones a spot to wait for rides.