7 Fantastic Backyard Buildings
- From a nature writer’s off-the-grid Puget Sound getaway to a Texan’s shipping container guesthouse, these retreats may inspire you to make that backyard retreat you’ve been dreaming of a reality.
- Sometimes you want to let the whole world in and other times…not so much. Here, we celebrate the architectural antidote to floor-to-ceiling glass: the tiny accent window.
- Who doesn't fantasize about a small place of one's own—a retreat, an escape, a house built for one?
- Dwell spotlights the coolest modern backyards from the pages of our magazine.
- It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: An illustrator of children's books who lives on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia needed a quiet workspace that was nearby, but separate from,…
- When sustainable building advisor Megan Lea set out to build a backyard retreat, she knew that reclaimed materials would figure prominently into the design.
Bioethanol fuel—a semi-renewable resource made from common crops—powers this backyard heat source.
- There's no better time to gather around an outdoor fire pit then on a windy Autumn night.