Collection by Heather Corcoran

High-Design Decks Ready for the Dog Days of Summer


It's summer time and the living is easy—as long as you have a place to chill out. Beat the high-summer heat with some of our favorite outdoor spaces.

Karen Ellzey and Tim Wright gaze at the hills of Wisconsin’s Driftless Area from the deck outside their prefab house by...
The architects added an extended deck that creates an opportunity for gatherings.
The Conine family engineered the stainless-steel chain-mail mesh curtain system themselves using bedsheets to mock up...
The fireplace that Lake|Flato designed for the deck is the compound’s focal point.
Architect Don Dimster integrated a new roof deck and custom furnishings into Chris and Marjorie Rice’s 1960s Buff,...

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