9 Outdoor Slope Raised Planters Design Photos And Ideas

Close to Sugarbush’s Mount Ellen and the Mad River Glen ski area, Fayston, Vermont, is the prime setting for Little Black House. Giving the retreat its name, Elizabeth Herrmann Architecture + Design only had 1,120 square feet to work with. Sitting just below the top of a hill, the black-stained cabin flaunts a classic gable structure with a stripped-down interior melding white walls and pale wood floors.
A new metal roof syncs with the addition’s metal siding and knits the changes together.
Backyard
The surrounding hillside offers beautiful views and miles of hiking trails.
Rear view as guest inn entry from the bottom side
The light well that allows for sunlight AND an addition above
View from Sunfish Lake

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.