Backyards & Decks
Cox initially conceived the deck as a conventional surface for relaxing and entertaining.
For a bit of elevation in the overwhelmingly horizontal compound, step onto the deck of the Stealth Barn.
Near the house, Cooper clustered lush, big-leafed plants philodendron, purple heart, and flowering canna.
A slatted walkway leads into the new library, which the Gimons have outfitted with a Topissimo rug by Nani Marquina,...
The house rises to nearly the height of the neighboring structure.
In the main living area, designer Delta Wright of Curated paired vintage finds with the owners’ existing furniture.
The couple often dine on the patio off the kitchen, warmed by a fireplace from Spark Modern Fires.
In the outdoor dining room, wire chairs by Harry Bertoia for Knoll surround a mango wood table made by a local...
The house features several courtyards, conveying an ever-present sense of indoor-outdoor living.
Melanie and David spend a lot of time outside, so indoor/outdoor accessibility was key.
The fireplace that Lake|Flato designed for the deck is the compound’s focal point.
An enormous bi-fold door from Sun Paradise peels back to open the upgraded kitchen-dining area to a new raised terrace.
“We didn’t want the pit to be an obtrusive contraption sitting in the center of a zen-like courtyard,” says architect...
At one end of the L-shaped terrace, interior designer Martine Brisson included room for a full outdoor kitchen so the...
Architectural designer Sebastian Mariscal and project manager Jeff Svitak created a house in Venice, California, for...
A 500-square-foot outdoor space with a grill, a table, and a hammock sits just off the entrance level of the townhouse,...
Two-year-old Annika and five-year-old Soren make music on the "nap swing," a popular hangout spot for kids and adults...