, This lovely garden is right in the heart of Paris But thanks to comfortable furniture, a mix of wood decking, pavers and stone, plantings that include palm trees, grasses, flowering shrubs, vines and even tomatoes, it feels like a countryside escape If you look in the corner, you ll even spot an outdoor shower.
, Corner booth Just like the coveted dining spot in your favorite restaurant, a garden booth can increase intimacy and a sense of seclusion while you re dining outside In this London backyard, a booth constructed of a brick base, raised deck flooring, slatted wood seat backs that double as privacy screens
, Easy access, unobstructed views and architectural appeal are a few of the reasons to love a carport.
, Even when it gets chilly, there s still time to enjoy a cozy outdoor space Here are some easy ways to keep your porch, patio and deck inviting even as a chill sets in Traditional Throw on an extra layer or two, make sure you re wearing wool socks and head outside to enjoy your afternoon tea The brisk
, An artistic vibe is subtly released in key areas, starting with the white sculpture in the garden and continuing with a painting and statue in the living room Collect this idea design Singapore house A wooden deck frames the swimming pool, creating a fascinating outdoor area for relaxation Capitalizing on
, Purpose The homeowner wanted to be able to dine and lounge in her outdoor space The original backyard had a lawn, a mature cherry tree and a rotting wood deck surrounding the tree, encroaching on its root system By removing the lawn and the dilapidated deck, the homeowner can now take more
, Vines, including passionflower and trailing forsythia, and ferns dangle from wood planters down into the side yard A new ipe fence Poured in place concrete pavers form a solid base for outdoor dining and entertaining, and the couple s young daughter enjoys playing hopscotch on them Dwarf mondo
, This outdoor room is brand new, but the salvaged iron and stone pieces conjure an air of the past When Cohan arrived on the scene, there was nothing here but the s wood burning granite grill, which was in such disrepair that a tree had grown right through it A big believer in reclaiming and
, The architects chose Accoya wood for the decking and a minimalist style that complements and puts the focus upon the view Notable detail Clear glass railings Notable detail The pavers that extend out across the lawn break free from the rectilinear shapes of the patio pavers It s a nice transition into the