Here is a less expensive option to Belgian Block curbing. These are pavers bordering the paver driveway. Get more driveway ideas. Also see Tar and Chip as a driveway option (nice!) and how much it costs.
Doing It Right: How To Lay a Level Brick Paver Patio
Learn which type of gravel you should choose for a back patio or driveway for your home. Top layer choices for gravel driveways might include crushed shale, limestone, granite and concrete, along with (Landscape Step Driveways)
An attractive driveway can add value to your home much the same way a bathroom or kitchen makeover does. This picture shows a driveway utilizing paving stones, which eliminates cracked surfaces that need repair, minimizing maintenance and overall cost.