For a new approach to house numbers, apply Rustoleum's NeverWet to your sidewalk. When dry, the house numbers are subtle, but they really stand out when coated with rain. Like this treatment for the base of the driveway
Week One of the ideal street design. Width of this street is perfect. Everything is put in order. Pedestrian got their sidewalk. Cars got their parking and roads. Also green space is quite important for a street.