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, Above it all stands an arbor with a delicately carved pattern casting shadows and sheltering the space below much like a large living canopy would Designers Michael Constantino and Jeff Halper, of Exterior Worlds Landscaping Design, not only wanted to shade and screen this backyard from neighbors
Mar , Contemporary Patio by Arterra Landscape Architects Make use of hedges, trees, outdoor screens, fences and walls to conceal some parts of the garden from view, leaving them to be discovered Masking the far Add a raised deck under an outdoor seating area or remove soil to create a sunken patio.
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, Modern Patio by Zeterre Landscape Architecture Zeterre Landscape Architecture Use strong metallic lines for modern appeal I just love this modern approach to using metal in such a simple garden design The strong lines of the steel tubes are reminiscent of the spikes of cordylines or phormiums while
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, Redfin Blues offers outdoor dining on a river deck along the Allegheny River Patrons have lunch at Kelly s Riverside Saloon s island patio in Bridgewater Friday, y , The outdoor patio dining area at Mitchell s Fish Market along the Monongahela River at the Waterfront in West Homestead).
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Mar , BEFORE Here s another view of the original backyard A neighbor s deck overlooks the backyard, so Drzewiecki wanted to screen the yard from view Modern Landscape by Ginkgo Leaf Studio Ginkgo Leaf Studio AFTER In addition to creating outdoor living spaces, Drzewiecki filled in the landscape with