24 Outdoor Hardscapes Slope Design Photos And Ideas

According to the architects, the house's "thinner dimensions not only display refinement of technique, but also remove visual weight from materials—the position being that lightness is good for the human spirit and visual heaviness is not."
Unique landscapes, that are untouched and allow you to truly disconnect.
West Elevation @ Dusk
View from Southwest @ Dusk
Potrero Residence Garden
The light well that allows for sunlight AND an addition above
Outdoor shower
Cloaked House, as 3r Ernesto Pereira named it, blends into its hillside location.
At the rear of the house, the architects created a low-slung space that hews closely to the site's slope, making room for a second living room that connects to the garden via folding doors, as well as a new bathroom and laundry. "We kept the volume of the extension low to preserve the lyricism of the original roof," write the architects. Note the repetition of the brick and how the exterior cladding "adopts the materiality" of the original white-framed fenestration that Emery employed.
The tent fabric is similar to that used for the Denver International Airport and the San Diego Convention Center. For less temperate climates, Parr is researching translucent insulation.
Entry to private spaces at rear of pool house.
A large porch projects out from the main building.
The roof is the only solid element.
View from Sunfish Lake
Entry Courtyard
West Elevation - Private Chill zone from mishacks' modular design system.
roof deck/view
Southwest Facade
Changing the vehicular approach provides for direct garage access and allows for the drought-tolerant landscaping to contribute to both privacy and an enhanced streetscape.

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.