32 Outdoor Small Patio, Porch, Deck Metal Fences, Walls Design Photos And Ideas

"The incorporation of the balcony space enclosure creates a diaphragm that is able to expand the use of the apartment in summer, and to contract it in winter," explains Luciano Intile, co-founder of the firm. "This exterior screen turns the balcony into thermal mattress that, due to its geometry and texture, will assume the responsibility of ensure the privacy of El Camarin."
During the winter months, the white structure helps to trap heat and keep the apartment warm.
Entry Court
East Elevation
East Elevation Entry Detail
West Elevation
West Elevation @ Dusk
View from Southwest @ Dusk
Treetop views from the balcony.
Two Bertoia Diamond chairs on the balcony.
Strategically placed windows throughout highlight site-specific views and punctuate the structure with this distinctly function driven form.
A sleeping area with an ensuite bathroom is located to the left of the stairs.
Sitting on the edge of a lake in the Mornington Peninsula, this house by Melbourne-based MA Architects was designed as a series of teak-clad modules with the main living areas in the center and large deck that extends from the living room.
Private garden with deck
Makai’s structural steel components were designed by Mark Donofrio and affixed to the lava at four points. The kitchen contains a Kohler sink and pot racks from IKEA. "Because of the angle of the lava, it’s asymmetrical," says architect Erin Moore.
A balcony that looks out to the busy port.
This beach house is sited on a former rice plantation near Playa Guiones.
A plunge pool on the roof of the small building.
Numerous balconies allow the owner to enjoy the warm Californian sunshine.
Entry porch
A living wall by Habitat Horticulture brings life to the compact backyard.
South / West view
The Master Suite on the end of the house has corner windows to enjoy the view.
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.
Front Porch: Bronze sculpture by Gail Folwell
Front outdoor area

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.