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Guest Picks: 20 Fab Outdoor Finds, Almost All Under $100
Sprinkle these budget-friendly furniture, decor and tableware pieces around a porch or patio for an easy warm-weather update
"those outdoor spaces that are faded and worn from the harsh winter elements. The... few new outdoor furnishings and accessories to your existing patio or deck furniture... updating any outdoor space, and they're (almost) all for less than $100! — Jane from Finding... yellow outdoor "wicker" chairs very much like the teal one in this Ideabook. They... fabulous outdoor furnishings and accessories every year...in the latest colors and trends..."
Get Your Outdoor Party On
"bunch of outdoor parties. I could throw one every weekend, if only my schedule (and... fantastic outdoor space he designed: http://www.houzz.com/photos/55537/outdoor-livi... lovely outdoor rooms Kit, but don't you long sometimes for more bucolic settings?... a chic outdoor living space, you showcase it so beautifully Kit. Our showrooms have... for your outdoor living room: http://bit.ly/dBZrL5 Kit-I ALWAYS enjoy your ideabooks..."
Kitchen of the Week: Open to the Outdoors in Ohio
"bring the outdoors in. Don't forget the screens to keep insects out and to provide some... to the outdoors look, my husband LOVES the look and wants open the back of our house... insects and outdoor critters getting into their house. The screens often are designed to... indoor-outdoor living trend continues to grow across the country, regardless of climate... indoor / outdoor concept in not so pleasant climate of Ohio with its muggy summers and..."
Guest Picks: 19 Outdoor Rugs to Bring Inside
"these outdoor rugs that are beautiful enough for the dining room floor... using outdoor fabrics on your furniture and outdoor rugs on your floors, you can remove... g the outdoors in is a great way to create a beautiful and practical home. By using... Indoor-outdoor rugs can be scrubbed and bleached, and some are even soft to the touch... indoor/outdoor rugs! Primarily the idea of washability-we have indoor/outdoor in the..."
Make Outdoor Magic With String Lighting
"swing, and outdoor gatherings are at their peak. Each night as I descend upon my outdoor... nonpermanent outdoor lighting method has transformed my backyard and can transform yours... idea for outdoors, but can't remember where from - I had just saved a copy of the photo... for an outdoor party. Thanks for sharing. Charmean Neithart I recently created an... an outdoor "fixture" for over our dining table with a trellis and two strings of lights..."
Climate Control: Work With Nature's Elements for the Best Outdoor Space
Consider sun, wind and water where you live for a deck or patio that's as comfortable as possible all year long
"home's outdoor spaces. Whether you're thinking about a simple deck or an expansive... expansive outdoor kitchen, knowing your climate's particulars will greatly improve the outcome... comfortable outdoor room, perfect for where you live.... options for outdoor dining and lounging areas over the course of last year, pushing tables... bother me outdoors are bugs and engine noises like leaf blowers and lawnmowers. Design..."
Soak Up Nature With Outdoor Baths
Luxurious and downright sexy, outdoor baths are the ultimate back-to-nature indulgence for modern homes
"sexy, outdoor baths are the ultimate back-to-nature indulgence for modern homes... we love outdoor showers so much? Is it the little exhibitionist in us all that gets... is, the outdoor shower has become an icon of the good life. Taking a shower in the... great outdoors is sort of like being on permanent vacation. And then there's the... the outdoor bathtub, which is just straight-up sexy. Luxuriating in a tub of warm..."
Patio Power: 12 Ways to Energize Your Outdoor Room
From free and easy to pro skills required, we give you a range of options for boosting the look of your patio for summertime entertaining
"inviting outdoor room. Assess how much time, money and help you have, and figure out... you are outdoors. Check out these 12 patio enhancement strategies and decide which... luv the outdoor rooms at my home, open back patio off breakfast room, open upstairs... Collection outdoor table and chairs, protected by a big umbrella. Here's a link to a previous... about an outdoor entertainment space in Michigan. http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/73..."
8 Outdoor Playspace Ideas to Nurture Kids' Imaginations
Can the call of the wild beat out the call of the TV this summer? With these ideas for encouraging exploration, the game is on
Design Your Perfect Outdoor Kitchen
"ay an outdoor kitchen means much more than a barbecue and a cooler of soda. While... modern outdoor kitchens still hail the grill as the central fixture, many have evolved... Custom outdoor kitchens can include pizza ovens, wet bars, fireplaces, side burners... that your outdoor kitchen/counter area is covered with shade most of the day—an umbrella... of the outdoor kitchen. Here is someone who knows how to make a beautiful wood-fired..."
Forty DOs for Outdoor Furniture
"scads of outdoor furniture pictures I loved - I could not stop browsing through all... comes to outdoor furniture - like we are limited to a picnic table or some glass-topped... comes to outdoor furniture. Now let's look some of the DOs, designed to open your mind... of your outdoor rooms. There are a gratuitous amount here, because there are so many... selfishness in outdoor furniture? I have it down to an art! That is dreamy! The swinging..."
Guest Picks: Stretch Out Summer With Outdoor Lights
Don't let shorter days spoil the party. String lights, flameless candles and lanterns can brighten patios beyond summer
"in an outdoor space better than a lantern or a string of lights. And doesn't everyone... strand of outdoor lights, and it immediately elevated the space and made it more enjoyable... for your outdoor space. — Barbara from Markova Design... n.com/outdoor/outdoor-photo-gallery/ I totally agree.....wherever you like to sit... take an outdoor space to "magical", can't it? Here's a shot our our factory's courtyard... over the outdoor table and chairs. Pretty! And another view of the table and chairs..."
Romantic Outdoor Dining Inspiration
"private outdoor pie is no small feat, I've long dreamed of having a little spot in... little outdoor space because, to me, nothing beats enjoying a meal or drinks surrounded... planning for outdoor living. Whether for a fancy garden party or a simple early evening... treat the outdoors like the indoors, making use of natural surroundings to create four... dinner outdoors... I'm jealous, @koolbeans! Me too! I get to eat outdoors, but it..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Pet Projects!
Bubble windows, fountains, doghouses, showers — what outdoor treats have you put together for your furry friends?
"— what outdoor treats have you put together for your furry friends?... some fun outdoor features built just for pets around Houzz lately, which makes us want... indoor outdoor cat. How can I create a nice safe outdoor play area? This might be... (some outdoor) dog/cat houses and beds a few years ago. It started because my very... indoor/outdoor cats (the formerly abandoned strays) appropriated the cat tree and... also an outdoor shooting range. Unfortunately a lot of people hate cats and do unspeakable..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Midcentury Marvel in Santa Barbara
Globe lights, pegboard and walnut evoke 1950s flair — and you'll love the indoor-outdoor breakfast bar
"from the outdoor patio, built in a breakfast bar with a bifold window and updated the... Co-opting some outdoor space for dining was a great approach, but I can still hear the echoes... planter or a outdoor cold water soaking tub, lol, just because it's cheaper to buy a new... indoor/outdoor pass through wiht the glass under the countertop is really great.... indooor-outdoor eating bar. www.euroline-windows.com Delta BC and Kelowna BC..."