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10 Gorgeous Courtyards From Mod to Moroccan
Some have pools or fountains; some are awash only with greenery. These courtyards run the gamut of styles but have alluring looks in common
"pools or fountains; some are awash only with greenery. These courtyards run the gamut... with a courtyard just may be the (totally unofficial) dream home in temperate locales... of the courtyard itself, including this design feature means a boost in natural light... homes with courtyards, from one with a cool pool in Miami to a tiled Moroccan oasis, is... wonderful in a courtyard. I love the sense of enclosure you get from a courtyard. Makes an..."
Mexican Design to Inspire a Home Anywhere
Brimming with courtyards, churches and creativity, the Yucatan Peninsula is a fountain of ideas for design lovers
"with courtyards, churches and creativity, the Yucatan Peninsula is a fountain of... the open courtyard look. In my grandparents' home the living room, all bedrooms and... the open courtyard. I loved when it rained and the air inside the house was so pure... the open courtyard. Your grandparent's home sounds heavenly, especially during a rain... n for courtyards. We do have one and it is absolutely priceless. Unlike most of the..."
35 Fabulous Fountains
"Outdoor fountains can be enjoyed year round, but are often appreciated most in the... bubbling fountain with a refreshing pool to dip your toes into. These 35 inspiring fountains... fountains are just a taste of the many ways you can use the natural tranquility... near a fountain and listening to the sond of splashing water. I added a fountain... g, my fountain is like an oasis! I think a fountain is even beautiful during the..."
Water in the Landscape: Fabulous Fountains
"People love fountains. For me, I just love the sound. If there's something I can put my... modern fountain design has added limitless options for what one can do. Some of my... Tanner Fountain at Harvard. I don't have any pictures of those here, but there are... other fountains to peruse that are much more than an asterisk on a plan.... for DIY fountains? Lots of inspiration here! Thanks. Lots of great information and..."
Outdoor Fountains Bring the River to You
Chill out with a custom or kit water feature for your patio or yard — there's even one for a furry friend
"for the fountain in the first example is anywhere near a realistic amount. I recently... disappearing fountain installed and it was significantly more. When you have to fabricate... three tear fountain and I'm looking for help on what else to do around it. I would like... included a fountain that I can see and hear from my desk in the study. Annuals are planted... a $189 fountain from Overstock.com. We'll be starting landscaping next year and am..."
Get the Look: Spanish-Mediterranean Courtyard
"anean courtyard gardens provide plenty of inspiration. These cozy enclosed patios... cooling fountains and a few choice plants. Read on for idea-filled photos and 9 elements... had a courtyard. Lot's of great landscaping ideas here. Love love love...I want... private courtyard. The addition of a water feature takes it over the top. Beautiful... tiled fountain makes a stunning focal point in this courtyard, while providing the..."
A Venetian Courtyard Shows Mastery in the Details
Carlo Scarpa transformed a palazzo's courtyard into a celebration of high waters and high design. Take a walk with us
"palazzo's courtyard into a celebration of high waters and high design. Take a walk with... floor and courtyard of the 16th-century Palazzo Querini Stampalia into the Fondazione... when the courtyard was open. This ideabook documents my visit to the ground floor, the... the courtyard and other parts of the building. Scarpa was a master of creating m... and the courtyard in the rear. Access from the new bridge means that people move through..."
Great Compositions: Light and Private Courtyard Houses
"Courtyard homes treat you to sun, light, air — and a new way of looking at the landscape... plan, the courtyard house provides strongly delineated edges to nearly contain the outdoor... central courtyard with sun, light and air flow permeating through both sides of each... feature on courtyards...there is just something so regal about them. Great ideabook.... in the courtyard and a strong axis through the living space sets up a formal symmetry..."
The Case for Interior Courtyards
"interior courtyards — spaces defined by walls on four sides — may seem unnecessary.... interior courtyards bring sunlight to parts of a house that might not otherwise be blessed... interior courtyards that may make them a necessity in your next project.... love the courtyards that have a fountain with seating around it . My husband is an... interior courtyard of the Victorian townhome is breathtaking. The way the sunlight filters..."
5 Great Garden Uses for Granite Millstones
Give your yard character and history with a salvaged circular stone used as a patio, seat, fountain or focal point
"enclosed courtyard. But one of my favorite salvage items is a millstone, because I... stone. Fountain with my round stone Lovely idea! But where, may I ask, is one supposed... Add a fountain element. Adding a bubbling fountain to a garden creates a spa-like... millstone fountain can set the stage for relaxed, intimate gatherings. 5. Decorate pathways..."
Unwind in an Enclosed Garden Sanctuary — Outdoors or In
Refresh your spirits amid the beauty of a walled garden or an interior courtyard designed with thoughtful plantings
"interior courtyard designed with thoughtful plantings... grassed courtyard in Mont St Michel, high above the water, hundreds of feet. The labour... inner courtyards found as you climbed higher and higher. I would very much like... added the fountain feature, climbing vine to cover a bare wall, additional flagstone... in the fountain. We enjoy our enclosed terrace so much......the idea of having an... copper fountain inside of the pond is the focal point from any view. The sound of..."
Houzz Tour: Craft Modern
"Nantucket Courtyard Home Has a Modern Surprise Inside... adjacent courtyard; that would be a dream come true for me! And I would counter the... to the courtyard. Two copper spillways recirculate water into bluestone fountains... Houses The courtyard serves as a central thoroughfare. Elevated bluestone and irregular... framing the courtyard. It's a reading lounge atop a garage tucked into part of the hill... central courtyard. The 1.25" countertops are Marron Cohiba granite, the faucets stainless..."
Lay of the Landscape: Mediterranean Garden Style
Earthy, lush and warmly welcoming, a Mediterranean garden can thrive in any warm-climate landscape with a few adaptations
"small courtyard pool or a fountain, either in the center of the space or on the wall... pired courtyard, the vibrant colors found in the homes bordering the Adriatic and... patios, courtyards, low walls and overheads defining the space. You won't find vast... foliage, a fountain adds the refreshring sound of splashing water. A fountain is always... while the fountain is more classic Italian. Even so, the mix of plants and the pavers..."
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10 Cool Ideas for Backyard Retreats and Playhouses
Get away from it all without packing a bag, by setting up an outbuilding tailored to your imagination