A Comfortable Patio with a Sharp Design
In coastal Norway, a guesthouse serves as a sculptural refuge.
Top 5 Homes of the Week With Charming Patios
With warm weather on the horizon, we suggest you take notes on these superb patios from the Dwell community that caught our...
Top 5 Homes of the Week With Picturesque Patios
The perfect patio bridges the gap between the great outdoors and the comforts of home.
18 Outstanding Patios to Inspire Your Outdoor Setup
A well executed patio or deck can expand a home’s interior and create a peaceful, open-air oasis where residents and guests can...
Sunny Tile Shines in a 100-Year-Old Spanish Apartment With a Secret Patio
The renovation of a century-old home in Valencia put DG Estudio to the test—and the firm passed with flying colors.
Give Your Patio a Makeover With Terra’s Chic Outdoor Furniture
This brand’s latest collection places an emphasis on well-designed furniture that stands up to the elements.
Rent an Architect’s Hamptons Getaway With a Green Roof and Sunken Patio for $75K This Summer
The 6,500-square foot home comprises three wood-and-glass volumes set on varying levels to correspond with the sloping site.
Outfit Your Perfect Patio for Less During Design Within Reach’s Outdoor Sale
Spring has sprung, and so have the savings.
Dwell’s Top 10 Outdoor Spaces of 2017
These rooftops, courtyards, patios, and gardens are a breath of fresh air.
14 Outdoor Pillows That Signal the Official Start of Negroni Season
Set the scene for cocktails on the patio with these bold colors and fun patterns.
Listed at $798K, This Joshua Tree Hideaway Has Its Own Shipping Container Pool
With an impressive kitchen and a shaded patio, this desert dwelling is sure to be scooped up.
A Midcentury Gem With a Prime Pool Patio Makes a Splash in L.A.
Listed for $1.2M, the restored Edward Fickett home includes a landscaped garden and a one-bedroom guesthouse.
10 Ways to Use Rugs in Your Outdoor Space This Spring
Looking for creative ways to incorporate rugs into outdoor spaces that feel otherwise unfinished? These examples will give you...
For $795K, This 1865 Greek Revival Farmhouse Could Be Your Escape From New York
A 21st-century addition expands the original footprint and connects to a new stone patio.
25 Blissful Backyards
Warmer weather is on the horizon, which means barbecues and pool parties are too.
A Contemporary Bellevue Home With Lake, Mountain, and City Views Asks $7.9M
From dual islands in the chef’s kitchen to multiple patios, this home is ideal for the host at heart.
A Slender Brick House Keeps Things Cool in the South of Spain
Serrano & Baquero uses robust materials to create a surprisingly airy home with a sublime patio.
A Romantic Hawaiian Residence Offers Panoramic Ocean and Mountain Views for $3.9M
Sited on the island of O‘ahu, the hillside home also features a picturesque stone patio and pool.
Before & After: A Radiant Renovation Opens a Portland Midcentury to Its Forested Lot
Risa Boyer Architecture revitalizes a 1955 home with fresh interiors and a covered patio for lounging in every season, rain or...
Home Tour: A Petite Prefab With Stunning Views of the Texas Landscape
This 600-square-foot retreat, designed for an Austin couple, is located deep within a 30,000-acre ranch in West Texas.
Architect Michael Haverland’s Celebrated Glass House Hits the Market in East Hampton at $5M
Bordering a six-acre nature preserve, the timeless home has a saltwater lap pool, a travertine patio, and a detached...
This Midcentury Home in Ojai Soars Toward the Sky and the Surrounding Mountains
Built in 1960 by Chalfant Head & Associates, this square-shaped house is wrapped with a circular patio—and it’s currently...
A Glass-Encased Home in a Forest Near Salt Lake City Asks $2M
Nestled within a thicket of trees just minutes from the city, the renovated 1970s home has several solariums and monolithic...
A Voluminous Loft in a Landmark Long Beach Theater Hits the Market for $878K
Perched high in the 1920s Ebell Theatre—just blocks from the beach—the converted loft comes with 18-foot-tall ceilings and a...
Delightful Material Contrasts Define a Courtyard Home in Mexico City
Set in the prominent Mexico City neighborhood of San Angel Inn, Casa Campestre 107 is a sleek, modern home designed using...
Our Favorite Eco-Friendly Products Make the Most of Upcycled Materials
The selection includes an Icelandic table built from wool textile board and ceramic sconces made of industrial “red mud” waste.
For $3.75M, Snag This Fully Furnished Designer Home In the Florida Panhandle
Located in Santa Rosa Beach, the home features expansive steel windows and doors, along with a resort-style swimming pool and...
Grab This Cozy, Updated Midcentury Getaway in Joshua Tree For $379K
The perfect mix of midcentury minimalism, brilliant lighting, and sweeping desert views makes this Joshua Tree home a special...
Top 5 Homes of the Week That Welcome the Outdoors In
These inviting homes give the term "getting back to nature" a whole new meaning.
A Mexico City Artist’s Home and Studio Frames Open Spaces With Sculptural Forms
Designed by architects Luis Beltran del Río and Andrew Sosa of local firm Vrtical, the live/work residence uses simple materials...
A Renovated Midcentury Home in L.A. With Timeless Details Asks $1.3M
Take a tour of a light-filled, midcentury-modern home in Los Angeles' Silver Lake neighborhood that just hit the market.
Our Favorite Outdoor Products for a Breezy Beach Retreat
The picks include a chartreuse-yellow woven bench swing by Paola Lenti and an outdoor pouffe by Maria Vinka.
10 Examples of Sustainability at Work in Outdoor Spaces
More is less; how designers and architects are interpreting & using sustainable design practices in outdoor spaces.
A City Dwelling in Spain Puts a Premium on Outdoor Space
On a corner lot in Valencia, Piano Piano Studio combines cozy courtyards with double-height interiors to create an airy,...
A Pool With a Glass Bottom Hovers Over Another at a House in the Portuguese Riviera
The Wall House in Cascais, a coastal town in an area known as the Portuguese Riviera, is an 11,840-square-foot home made with...
An 18th-Century Sawmill in Portugal Is Revived as a Striking White Gable Home
The 2,368-square-foot dwelling in Oeiras, a Portuguese city just west of Lisbon, features light-filled living spaces and interior...

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