, Expansive patios with built in outdoor kitchens, fire pits, fountains, bars, living room style furniture and even big TVs seem to dominate articles about backyard decor On a patio without much space on the ground, use walls to mount elements like fountains, sculptures, window boxes and lighting.
, The gardens are an important part of the house People are very proud to have large or small garden Next to the main articles should be plants can add many other ornaments to decorate your garden as a source, pergola, pond or bird cages Now there Birdbath garden decor that you can put immediately
, Cantilevering can be used on larger steps than these, and it can give a light effect without taking up valuable ground space Contemporary Patio by The Garden Builders The Garden Builders Pay attention to the detail Steps needn t stand alone In this space, clever use is made of visually and physically
, Arguably the best flower and garden show on the planet, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show attracts the who s who of horticulture Landscape architects Installed deck like, at grade, and connected like two puzzle pieces, these path sections provide a safe crossing where the ground is muddy or wet It seems
, Located in Homestead, Florida, about an hour south of Miami, the nursery sits on land that has been in owner Robert Fuchs family for nearly years This vanda mosaic in the center of the pool floor repeats the theme of the front gate and the nursery as an homage to the reason the garden exists.
, Size square feet ( square meters) Homeowners Chikai Ohazama and Mira Waldman have a small urban lot in San Francisco s Mission District From the description of what they wanted from the space, you would think that stretching the space would be the only answer The space had a small patio
, Look to lightweight fiber cement for functional outdoor furniture and accessories that are heavy on style Guest Picks Concrete Ideas for Patios and ks How about mixing it up with these concrete slab puzzle tiles interspersed with grass They re chic and witty and let you play on the patio.
, Cor Ten steel is the trademarked name for a weathering steel that is known for its distinct, rusty finish and is used on building exteriors and in sculpture and integrated into Landscape designer Andrew Beck used Cor Ten steel for the round raised beds in the garden in Perth, Australia, shown here.
, While generally more expensive upfront than decking, stone patios require little annual maintenance, making them valuable long term investments DIY If you re planning on tackling parts of the project or the whole thing yourself, take stock of your knowledge of landscape design and hardscape
, This path widens out to patio size by extending all the way out to the fence boundary on one side and the house boundary on the other Beautiful Pool Environments, Inc This is a more expert level installation, but there are plenty of ways to do it, from easy DIY Woolly Pockets to mounted pots boxes.