Mar , A little more back story we built our deck the very summer that we bought the house, even before remodeling anything inside because truly the best part about our whole house (in my opinion) is our backyard with a huge full grown trees and a lot of space and green it just makes me happy, and it is not
Jul , Chris Corbett Design Designer contractor Chris Corbett Design Location Backyard in Davis, California Size square foot ( square meter) deck and square foot ( square meter) patio in a square foot ( square meter) backyard Budget (including labor) , for the entire project
It s Important You Design Your Deck or Patio Properly If you d like to learn exactly how to create a stunning patio or deck, then check out the online garden design courses we do here at Successful Garden Design We have a wood deck in our backyard right now, and the maintenance is definitely a downside We do
Jun , backyard above ground swimming pool It s already provided lots Like floating astronaut space chairs from the Jetsons I m not sure, but I didn t I LOVE the roof lines on your pool house and the fact that you incorporated the arched tops of your inspiration photo into the design! (Of course, the outdoor
Apr , All of the tools were delivered so they put them together and set up shop in our backyard More Concrete was poured into the deck footing holes and the footings were set in place and leveled Our contractors continued to work on the floating deck while I continued to work on my DIY projects!
One of my photography mentors, Freeman Patterson, says, If you do not see what is around you every day, what will you see when you go to Tangiers This one line has transformed my photography As a matter of fact, I enjoy photographing from my home base as much as or more than my travels The mark of a great
Jul , Your backyard doesn t have to take a backseat to the amazing smart technologies that are making their way into our homes and lives Collect this idea backyard patio deck chairs If you want to step it up a notch and have control over all of your systems (entertainment, lighting, water, security etc.)
(Still working on the new chandelier.) Along those lines, I thought it might make our ugly ol patio look prettier to build a new deck on it I didn t expect it to serve any purpose except look good, but as soon as I mentioned the idea to Andy, he jumped right on board because he thought it would make our backyard much more
Apr , The backyard can become the perfect sport for relaxation and entertaining friends and family on warm spring evenings You can set a wooden floating deck to serve as a basic ground for your dinner set or lounge area and build a fire pit to stay warm and enjoy even colder nights Invest time in creating your
Jan , They approved the idea, so after getting the main house mostly built, I broke ground in April to start building The Studio almost from scratch, as well as an even better location still within walking distance to everything, but also on a quiet circle with a mostly unused public park as the back yard.
Sep , Size Overall yard is feet ( meters) long and feet ( meters) wide deck space is by feet ( by meters) patio is by feet ( by meters) A traditional townhouse in Seattle got a dose of industrial design with this new patio and backyard by landscape architect Mark S Garff Built in
May , a slanted yard got a floating deck with flower box on the side wooden flower box on backyard deck complete instructions As they say, the best ideas come from solving common problems, and well, this is one of those ) For more DIY Backyard Ideas check these out how to build a floating deck on
May , The popular built in bench offers as much utility and comfort on backyard patios as it does indoors When interior designer Liz Stewart replaced the concrete deck in this project, she added a concrete bench and covered it with colorful pillows She says He solved the problem with a floating banquette.
Sep , Originally I always wanted to break up the concrete slab and lay new flagstone, or even create a new floating deck But those were all costly, and timely, projects that I just wasn t able to do on my own easily This gazebo was the perfect option It is inexpensive but really frames the patio and creates a nice
IMPORTANT Although the process and structure of building a porch foundation is similar to that of a backyard deck, your porch s foundation will be carrying significantly more weight and must comply with your local building codes Therefore, it is extremely important to understand what is involved to ensure your porch will
Apr , Ipe wood decking and benches, a floating white granite patio, a reflecting pool, board form concrete retaining walls, and weathering steel, have all been included in the design The Hilgard Garden, designed by Mary Barensfeld Architecture
Jul , Don wanted to get rid of the pallets, but I had other plans for them Meet our DIY pallet deck Last summer, it looked like this a Our backyard jungle and a pallet deck It truly looked like a jungle with tons of vines growing up the trees, and it still does a bit Our backyard needs so much help, it s going to
A secure method of attaching railing posts to a deck is to notch the post at the bottom so it fit snugly in the space between the two outer floor joists When homeowners and DIYers build a deck, they often fail to attach the railing posts to the deck framing securely A secure method of attaching Backyard Makeover, Part
Nov , The squares we work into our designs don t always have to be in two dimensions Floating deck squares up to a larger deck create a feeling of movement here Alternating the direction of the timber planks enhances this sense Contemporary Landscape by Blakely and Associates Landscape Architects, Inc.