Dwell's Favorite 3 Outdoor Hardscapes Tile Patio, Porch, Deck Design Photos And Ideas

In the snug rear lounge, the banquettes are fitted with upholstery made by local artisans.
Teak surrounds a minimalist outdoor shower.
The couple often dine on the patio off the kitchen, warmed by a fireplace from Spark Modern Fires. Photo by Coral von Zumwalt.

Whether it's a backyard patio, an infinity pool, or a rooftop terrace, these modern outdoor spaces add to the richness of daily life. Escape into nature, or get lost in city views. Wherever you are, let these outdoor photos take you somewhere new with inspirational ideas for yards, gardens, outdoor tubs and showers, patios, porches, and decks.