Outdoor, Grass, Concrete Patio, Porch, Deck, and Large Patio, Porch, Deck The homeowners were impressed by the way Salmela conflated the indoor/outdoor continuum. “We really needed that contact with the lake and the woods even when inside,” says Golob. All outdoor seating by Kartell.  12 Porches Across America by Diana Budds from Off the Beaten Path