Some ideas here for the back patio and cover. I like the strings of lights, curtains on curtain rod, got to have a nice outdoor dinning table too.
Gorgeous Outdoor Living on the Patio
1. Frame 2. Left over roof metal 3. Lights 20 Beautiful Patios (on a Budget)
bamboo and screen
Another awesome covered porch with fireplace!
Possibly make a screen of bamboo stalks, wired together, to roll out on top of my arbor in the heat of the summer...?
update a pergola with drop cloth sails
small backyard pergola ideas - Bing Images
The Bartlett Cafe Interior | Black washed wood with exposed brick and industrial fixtures