Outdoor, Back Yard, Horizontal Fences, Wall, Trees, Walkways, Stone Patio, Porch, Deck, and Shrubs Indoor and outdoor entertaining is made simple by the dining room’s sliding glass doors, but the two spaces also share a literal common ground. Lapicida’s tumbled black limestone with white Carrara marble inserts sprawl from the kitchen, past the dining room, and onto the patio.  outdoors from A Neglected Brooklyn Townhouse Becomes a Home That’s Primed for Entertaining