Start Over Roomy Back Deck Cosy wicker chairs offer a spectacular view of the garden. The spacious back deck of the 2010 Princess Margaret Showhome is accessible from the great room and kitchen, through a pair of classic French doors. The large wood table from Crate & Barrel is expandable to accommodate numerous guests. Source: House & Home December 2010 issue Products: Chairs, table, Crate & Barrel; deck, bench, planter, barbecue screen, Niet Custom Renovations.
If I lived in a cozy cottage style home...this would be my backyard. - i am in love with this
A large tree didn't deter plans for this backyard patio--the homeowners simply designed around it, making it a key element. The low stone wall around the tree doubles as seating. The flagstone floor is set in sand over landscaping fabric that inhibits weeds but lets moisture reach the tree's roots.