Collection by Matt Austin


A custom lid for the hot tub doubles as a deck that can travel all the way to the outdoor shower on a track.
Loehnen and Fissmer relax on a bench outfitted with orange pillows by Sunbrella on the deck outside their living room.
A 22-foot sliding-glass door by Fleetwood opens onto an ipe deck furnished with lounge chairs, a cocktail table, and...
Sweet’s renovation scheme included recreating the couple’s backyard as a natural extension of their living room.
"The idea behind the building is for a grounded, timber element extending along the Western side of the block, which...
The cantilevered upper volume shades a deck on the ground floor.
Sliding doors on either side of the living room and along the kitchen open all the way, allowing the breeze from the...
IKEA chairs join a table from CB2; a Kawneer triple-sliding door opens to the family’s new ipe deck.
The exterior sconces are original to Zaik's 1956 design.
Speaking to his original design, architect Saul Zaik says, “We were really just building boxes with a bunch of windows...
Murren chose maintenance-free materials, such as Stepstone precast concrete pavers for exterior decks and...
Sheltered from the harsh Arizona sun, a north patio serves several important functions.
Lara, Ethan, and their baby daughter relax on their back patio, shaded by bamboo.
An important aspect of the home’s design is the seamless flow between inside and outside, which is enhanced not only by...
Mark Word Design did the landscaping, with an emphasis on water conservation.
The clients insisted that none of the trees on the property be disturbed, so Kevin Alter and his team at Alterstudio...
This Backyard Triumphs Over Trouble to Become an Oasis of Calm
Prompted by a collapsing retaining wall, a couple transform their Hollywood Hills backyard into a modern retreat.
Two-year-old Annika and five-year-old Soren make music on the "nap swing," a popular hangout spot for kids and adults...
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