May , In the case of the minimalist terrace shown here, the wooden flooring of the interior extends to the exterior, then similar wood extends up the wall, creating a homogenous, nurturing feeling In my home my You can employ a sculpture, a fountain or even a specimen tree as your focal point This courtyard
Jun , Tip If temperatures in your area regularly dip below freezing, empty your fountain and bring the working components indoors over winter to avoid damage If you re placing the pot in stones or gravel, create a space between the rocks so the pot isn t sitting directly on the cord, then cover it with the rest of
May , Further the style with accents like traditional terra cotta pots, trimmed boxwood globes, a stone fountain, metal lanterns and potted Mediterranean herbs In this London backyard, a booth constructed of a brick base, raised deck flooring, slatted wood seat backs that double as privacy screens and wooden
Mar , Create a vine covered party pad Make a lush, jungle oasis by training climbing vines over garden walls and stringing up rows of glowing lights A long, low outdoor fireplace is the perfect spot for gathering around, while weatherproof modern chairs add a colorful touch Contemporary Landscape by JWT
Sep , Perhaps you take a moment to listen to the rustle of leaves and trickle of an outdoor fountain or watch a wild bird hop through the foliage Here are a dozen design ideas from urban gardens to inspire your own tranquil outdoor retreat, whether it s a narrow city backyard, a tiny balcony or an urban rooftop.
Jan , Care and Training for a Vine Covered Home by Benjamin Vogt Monarch Gardens Benjamin Vogt Monarch Gardens Garden Accessories Birdbaths and simple water features Simple water features rather than more complex, ornate fountains fit in well with naturalistic style gardens, adding a
May , There is a large marble tile patio and the freesias in the bottom photos are in a marble planter And that s the first thing I noticed about all of Greece, actually There is marble everywhere! Patios, apartment floors, balconies, fountains, planters, benches even the streets and curbs (!) are made out of
Nov , Smaller water elements, such as recirculating fountains, lose less water through evaporation, and can be beautiful and more ecologically mindful focal points for a Southwest garden Mediterranean Exterior by Exteriors By Chad Robert Exteriors By Chad Robert Dry creek beds Even the illusion of water
Oct , The northern part of the house has a fountain decorated with a Dionysus head and volutes made by a stonecutter friend of the owners Here, several rooms overlook a shaded garden, and from their windows, one can admire Tuscan cypresses, camellias, pink hydrangeas, boxwood and lavender.
May , A serpentine path leads past a new fountain to additional seating at the rear of the patio The Nitty Gritty Patio floor Cantera stone, a volcanic quarried stone from Mexico, covers the main portion of the patio A small stick can be used to slide the panels along the wire to open and close the patio cover.
Jul , Patio floor The patio is a poured concrete slab with a lightly washed sand finish (lightly washed and swept with a broom to expose the sand) shades the deck until the Roger s California grape (Vitis Roger s Red , USDA zones to find your zone) that Corbett planted fills in and covers the pergola.
Mar , Punch up your outdoor rooms with colorful planters, outdoor furniture and accessories that welcome the start of warmer weather I cover topics ranging from decorating ideas, product picks, Houzz As long as it is covered and protected from the elements, a mirror on the patio is unexpected and fun Plus
Jun , Those made of bamboo, jute and other natural fibers are less weather resistant and best used on a covered patio Tell us How are you planning to make the most of your outdoor space this summer More Ways to Revel in Summer Garden Sweetness How to Grow Your Own Sweet Summer Crops
Jun , Outdoor fountains can be enjoyed year round, but are often appreciated most in the blistering sunshine of summer Few things complement a perfect summer daydream more than a bubbling fountain with a refreshing pool to dip your toes into These inspiring fountains are just a taste of the many ways
Jul , If you asked me what project I receive the most emails about, I would say hands down, my Sew Easy Outdoor Cushion Covers tutorial Tea Spoon Teapot with lid and a large enough bottom to fit flange Galvanized floor flange (or copper if you can find one) Copper Elbow Copper Male
Jul , BEFORE The existing patio behind this Washington, D.C home already featured bluestone paving and a water feature, but the water fountain While bluestone paving still covers the patio floor, the thermal finish and running bond pattern make it feel more cohesive and organized and also feel good on
Feb , If a full landscape isn t right for your outdoor space, keep your plant life manageable by adding potted plants to your rooftop, terrace or balcony If every home in Hong Kong I love using live elements, such as planted bamboo or a trellis of vines, to cover up walls or create private spaces Passionfruit
Sep , Ornamental grasses with cloud like textures, such as switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) and fountain grass, contrast well with clipped shrubs, bold Planting a strip of grasses and black eyed Susan right up against floor to ceiling windows highlights the composition from both inside and outside the house.
Sep , Traditional Landscape by Arthur Lathouris Garden Designer Arthur Lathouris Garden Designer Ajuga Also known as bugleweed, ajuga is a member of the mint family that grows well in shade It will spread to form a dense carpet of rounded leaves in a variety of colors, including purple, bronze and green
Dec , The most popular photos of porches, decks, patios and balconies uploaded in showed Houzzers saving a wide variety of spaces and styles to their ideabooks This covered patio in Arizona is a dreamy spot for a dinner party, complete with an outdoor kitchen, a natural fiber canopy and a fountain.
Jun , 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 That leaves the yard A custom concrete and stone bench, coordinating concrete fire pit and flagstone floor tie it to the yard and the house.
Aug , The top floor includes two units which have been merged into the showcase space pictured here With great views and an expansive layout the elegant home provides a great example of luxury downtown living In addition, the home features a large, covered balcony which was added by the current owners
Mar , Listed for , for five bedrooms, three bathrooms in , square feet (, square foot lot) Features New interior paint and flooring covered patio outdoor spa About the area In the ZIP Code, based on sales, the median sales price for single family homes in February was ,,
Mar , Outdoor Art Surprises, Delights, and Changes with the Seasons can be functional This effervescent fountain makes a bold design statement, provides water, and most important, creates a relaxing splashing sound The gallery like open floor plan of this house continues beyond the walls From this
May , Empty nesters Carin Jacobs and Teresa Elston relocated from their bungalow by the beach to a Spanish style house with more outdoor space and room to entertain The Butterfly chairs surround a built in fire pit made by Jacobs and Elston with leftover tiles from their front fountain project The yard