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This water-wise, easy-care oasis offers lessons for yards everywhere
Chris Leschinsky, Kathleen N. Brenzel
Acid-washed to add texture, the concrete pavers “feel like sand underfoot,” Smith says—perfect for the couple’s tai chi sessions.
The tiles top a 6-inch sand base; spaces between them keep water from running off.