29 Outdoor Walkways Large Patio, Porch, Deck Design Photos And Ideas

Entrance Court
When it's retractable glass wall are open, the all-season room becomes a breezeway from the courtyard to the view of the mountains beyond.
From the interior of the courtyard the blue Uintah Mountains can be seen sprawling along the horizon.
Orpilla pecks, Apolo pedals.
The dining table, a custom design by Formwork, and red Non chairs by Komplot complement the addition’s cypress cladding.
An outdoor shower in the lower courtyard includes most of the materials that define the project, including Cor-Ten steel posts, horizontal ipe slats and decking, a custom seat and towel shelf set into a natural boulder, and concrete pavers. The yard includes many elements built for play, like a water feature embedded in a concrete wall that is fed by runoff rainwater collected from the breezeway roof.
In the rear of the house, a new addition extends the living space and adds a roof terrace off the second-floor master bedroom. A garden is accessible through a wall of sliding glass doors with Sapele mahogany frames, set back to control solar gain.
Cantilevered deck from Lake Michigan shore beach side.
'Tree House' - Bamboo Terrace
A series of reclaimed-wood-clad structures make a family compound on a 24-acre island on Shoal Lake.
North East corner - The Grill'n Chill zone from mishacks' modular design system.
Wire fox terrier on guard at the raised wood deck and bedroom beyond
Landscape designer Lillian Montalvo swapped disparate plantings for a cohesive plan centered on a pergola.
Back yard
View of West Patio
Firepit and wire fox terrier with hardscape and landscape to exterior dining terrace at raised deck beyond
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.

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