A potted plant or two outside, maybe add a weathervane, a nice rubber doormat. Those little touches to tie it into the house exterior decor.
Portland's Japanese garden with spring fedora azalea in bloom
a shady courtyard of pebbles and brick paths, filled with acers, hellebores, ferns and grasses. A Buddha crafted from blue Karnataka stone, sits beneath Acer palamatum. - My New Gardening Plan
Quaint little courtyard garden area with brick pavers - topiary - garden trellis
Increase the beauty of your lawn by adding garden edging that works well with the style and feel of your home. Here are 27 gorgeous garden edging ideas!