Houzz is the new way to design your home.
Like the use of red brick, which would tie in to existing brick sidewalks, porch, patio, etc.
Red brick in landscape
Curving retaining wall, natural looking, like use of larger boulders in landscape
love the bench. Could locate in part of yard with good view of lake?
similar slope to ours
I like the use of mass placement of candles on mantle. This with a mirror might work in FR