One trendy landscaping feature that many people are getting for their outdoor areas, are Pergolas. This infographic takes a look at pergolas from how they are made and the best materials to choose as well as the many different types of pergolas.
maybe this is what we need on the outside of the chimney - perhaps a climbing rose twined with a clematis
Terrace Sitting Room - This West Vancouver yard is divided into distinct living spaces, like this cosy sitting area. Make a vignette like this more intimate by adding an arbour overhead. Remember that backyards don't always have to be swathed in grass. Instead, create an inviting terrace like this one with a Pennsylvania bluestone floor. This way, plants and flowers take centre stage without competing with green grass. Also, choose simple patio furniture to keep a garden from looking too busy.