This small deck didn’t offer the outdoor living space the homeowners wanted in their Southampton cottage, so they added a bluestone-and-brick patio. Simple wooden furniture with blue-and-white striped details gives this outdoor room a classic, nautical f

outdoor fireplace pbgettman gardening and landscape

I love this for a back yard patio! Every back yard needs to have a fireplace or fire pit! Perhaps to the right of my patio and will double as a screen to the tool yard

Blue window and door frames

pretty patio with blue cushions and window trim. Paint window trim to match the outdoor decor color.


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like the stonework around the pool. house exterior could use a bit of espalier. greige: interior design ideas and inspiration for the transitional home by christina fluegge: Garden dreaming By Invitation Only

In Progress: Exterior

Arbor/Pergola for the front door. Will really dress that boring front porch up with dimension and curb appeal.

Orange is a great complementary colour in a green backyard. also like chili pepper red?

Deck Decor Ideas

Pop of Color-When you have a beautiful backyard, there's no need to go overboard with color. But sometimes a pop of color in small doses, like the orange used on this multi-level patio's chairs and umbrellas, is a nice touch.

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Steps down from door to main deck and more down to ground level. For a free-standing deck, consider painting the risers a light color, while the decking boards and treads are stained or painted a darker shade.

Garden gate

Exterior Color - With wooden door LOVE the door and the entrance to your yard with the fence gate

I love this... I'm all excited to start pricing out and building a deck this summer!

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Deck brick patio combo with instructions. From the deck down the stairs then start some brick or other stepping stones to eventually become a patio.

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Traditional Patio with Boston fern hanging basket - outdoor pizza oven, exterior tile floors, Gate, PB Chatham Armchair


Create a Backyard Getaway: Create Shady Spots. Even sun worshippers welcome a little shade. You'll enjoy your deck or patio more if you can provide relief from the sun. Choices for providing shade include mature trees, umbrellas, retractable awnings, o