, For an exterior ramp, look for an architect or a landscape architect whose work appeals to you A landscape architect is especially well suited for integrating ramps with plantings and other outdoor features, but some architecture and design build firms also have this experience A peek at portfolios along
, Feel the Magic of a Floor That Seems to Flow Right Outside Even though the exterior flooring is in smaller sections, it is still gray concrete inside and out, so it feels like the space is continuous Midcentury Patio by Ehrlich The tile here extends from the inside, out both ends of this space Having walls
, Lighting doesn t have to be brilliant to create impact Subtle lighting that peeks out from wall slats gives enough glow to make this backyard patio romantic and cozy Contemporary Exterior by McKay Landscape Lighting McKay Landscape Lighting Subtle lighting around the front door can also be effective
, Traditional Exterior by Goff Architecture Goff Architecture Give a petite patio a charming touch Conjure up an English cottage by adding a classic stone wall and garden gate to a small back patio For the finishing touch, plant an abundance of trailing flowers around the fence Traditional Patio by Blutter
, Modern Exterior by Kariouk Associates Kariouk Concrete is used in this house for the chimney and freestanding walls (detached from the house s exterior walls) Therefore The combination of stained concrete floors, wood ceilings and rammed earth walls creates a feeling of being rooted in the place.
I struck some chalk lines to reference and got underway with mixing thinset and laying tile I am using a porcelain tile that is textured and made for outdoor spaces The texture is crucial so you don t slip and fall if the tile gets wet outside It s also important to use a polymer added thinset suitable for exterior use Lowe s
Cool, contemporary, bold the Coolum Bays Beach House designed by Aboda Design Group is located in Queensland, Australia, with sun, sand and surf lapping.
Love love the exterior outside Likes ember Love how you made the original floor tile in the basement work beautifully most of us would have been scared off by that! It is a beautiful and dynamic house from the outside, I would probably fall in love with it too and want it to make out of it a real home, as you did.