Dwell's Favorite 8 Outdoor Desert Design Photos And Ideas

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At the base of Echo Mountain in Phoenix, a geometric home by Wendell Burnette opens up to the surrounding desert landscape. Photo by Dean Kaufman.
The courtyard-facing side of the garage provides an overhang for a multifunctional playroom or entertainment space.
Canal House along the Arizona Canal in Phoenix, AZ
The Blue Sky prototype house leads a second life as desert getaway for David McAdam and his partner Scott Smith.
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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.