11 Outdoor Front Yard Desert Design Photos And Ideas

Street view of the double gable
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.
Canal House along the Arizona Canal in Phoenix, AZ
Constructed from local desert rocks, the exterior walls relate to the natural setting in which they sit.
Samuel installed a dining area in the front of the house.
Project Name: Sabino Canyon Home
coastal midcentury modern // entry + drought-tolerant landscaping
The front uses common materials to the neighborhood in a new modern way. A recessed front porch walls flare out as if to welcome the community

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.