15 Outdoor Raised Planters Wood Patio, Porch, Deck Design Photos And Ideas

Board-formed concrete retaining walls double as ramps from the deck to the garden’s highest point.
Front deck and facade
Pett Level, England
Dwell Magazine : November / December 2017
From the deck you really get a sense of the two main volumes of the house. One faces inward and the other out, a fine representation of Boone's ideas about the division between work space and living space.
The patio at the front of the house offers a view of the balcony that connects the second-floor bedrooms.
On the lower roof, cedar decking and flower beds define one of several outdoor gardening spaces. Part of her ongoing research into the livability of cities, Fitzgerald aimed to create landscaped areas that were “aesthetic, aromatic, educational, and productive.” The deck is bordered by an expanded aluminum mesh railing and black metal corrugated panels.
Private garden with deck
Rear wall of courtyard
Outdoor pool deck
A single crepe myrtle, which sports red blossoms in summer, defines the courtyard.
The renovation and two-story extension of this 1880 Adelaide bungalow includes a 23-foot rear lot with a pool.
Back yard, Pool deck
Back yard

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.

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