36 Outdoor Side Yard Shrubs Design Photos And Ideas

Patio with gas firepit
Swimming pool at rear yard
An outdoor shower is concealed in the side yard and features a weathered 
cedar slat enclosure.
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.
Prior to courtyard extension: View of original side yard to east.
Large canopies shade the retreat’s southern elevations, rendering the interior and ipe wood patio comfortable in the Texas heat.
The house rests just below the crest of a gently sloping hilltop and commands powerful views. Its transparency and small size aim to minimize its impact on the land.
Courtyard featuring the Live Oak Tree.  The neutral tones on the homes exterior act as a canvas to nature showing a play of light on the exterior of the home throughout the day
West Elevation - Private Chill zone from mishacks' modular design system.
Side Facade
Helen Street by mw|works
Outside View of Phoenix House
All of the plants are native to the area. “I was trying to re-create what I have out my front door, where the park starts,” says Jon, who worked on the landscaping with Jones. “The garden is also super low-impact. I don’t water it at all, and  my kill rate is less than five percent.”
The spa is positioned to maximize the ocean view, and is sheltered on three sides by bamboo, privacy wall and house.
Sculpture courtyard and lighted pathway
The home is located in the town of Fruita, Colorado, which is popular for its varied and extensive mountain bike trails.
front exterior
Stone terrace steps
Green roof
Office courtyard
A quiet, sheltered outdoor dining area
Living room garden looking west

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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