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Grow a Lush Privacy Screen
No need to wait forever for patio privacy the green way. These 10 ideas will get your screening up and running in no time
"forever for patio privacy the green way. These 10 ideas will get your screening up and... Greening your patio, deck or yard can go a long way toward screening your space. And creating... enjoying your patio in peace, nor should a lack of space for planting beds leave you waving... planter screen is a great idea! I had designed a similar screen idea but instead of... place a screen. I have not suggested using bamboo as a screen in this forum. I do not..."
Double Take: This Outdoor Screen Makes Game Day a Snap
A Michigan family goes long and wide on their backyard party central with a supersize screen, fire pits and lounging for a crowd
"supersize screen, fire pits and lounging for a crowd... entertainment patio and living space in Ann Arbor.... Check this Patio out in Ann Arbor. They leave no doubt who they are rooting for. https://www... com/MGoPatio This is awesome! I could see this as a great spot for having your teens... covered patio, and use it for watching sports. It's nice - except for the mosquitos... glass screen. Small speakers are strategically placed to distribute the sound evenly..."
A Toronto Rooftop Gets a Luxurious Makeover
Privacy screens, lighting, an outdoor kitchen and safety measures for pets make this spacious rooftop patio comfy for all
"ivacy screens, lighting, an outdoor kitchen and safety measures for pets make this... rooftop patio. Privacy was an issue, as was the narrow space, and they wanted to make... dream patio wish list. Project at a Glance Location: The Beaches neighborhood of... decking and screen? Beautiful & practical for townhouse living especially with the floor... melt. A patio/deck/rooftop area like this would make me pout when it rained. Amazing..."
Get Backyard Privacy the Subtler, Stylish Way
Why settle for a hulking brick wall when plants, screens and other refined backyard dividers do the job with panache?
"plants, screens and other refined backyard dividers do the job with panache?... divider, screen or plant barrier can block your neighbor's two-story view for good.... privacy screens, wood slat partitions and partially enclosed pergolas are effective... personal patio. Regardless of your materials, both Bartron and Clodfelter agree that... those screening devices closer to your house; it's counterintuitive, but it makes..."
Upgrade Your Outdoor Privacy With Lattice
Keep prying eyes in their place while letting the light peek through when you add lattice fencing to your yard or patio
In Austin, a Backyard Wall Provides More Than Privacy
Designers solve a common privacy problem — and create some unexpected play — with a clever screening solution
"drastic screening. But instead of blocking the view, designers Jennifer Orr and Ilse... provide some screening. Congratulations to the designers! Thanks for sharing the story... covered patio's roof would have blocked the view of the 3rd story on that apartment... address the screening, ranging from a covered pergola to bamboo in containers. While Frank... outdoor film screenings, projecting movies on a hanging sheet, the garden area behind the..."
How to Pick a Nice Wall for Your Garden Room
Made by hand, prefab or growing from the ground, garden walls are key landscaping elements. Here's what to think about for your yard
"privacy screen out of backer board for my own garden. I have lots of granite boulders... Fences/hedges/screens indeed do have purposes--for example, visually separating my backyard... overlooks patio doors into my home. Kind of eerie that all the butts were just in that... Fountain and patio area for backyard... this patio into a magical environment. Sandblasted glass diffuses backlighting,... at the patio table into a Three Stooges comedy routine. It helps to understand the..."
Landscapes Make a Privacy Statement
Between a fortress and a wide open space lies the sweet spot for just the right amount of privacy in your exterior spaces
"L-shaped screen that doubles as a trellis for climbing vines. The wire mesh panels are... industrial screening, available in a wide array of gauges. Metal posts hold the panels... to both screen out the world and bring green into view. The raised concrete planters... Together, the screening and the container help protect the interior seating area from view... ubermodern screen is part sculpture and part privacy fence. I absolutely love how it is..."
Cool Off This Summer On a Screened-In Porch
"up the screened-in porch. Don't have one? It's worth considering adding one on to... days a screened-in porch is the best place to catch some shade and a breeze. Let's... one our patios screened in for more protection from the bugs, that isn't in the cards... window screens provide full view of the lake. Custom inlaid pattern silestone flooring... inside. Screen porch complete with built-in pizza oven overlooks adjacent pool area..."
Great Cover-Ups: 8 Outdoor Canopies and Shades
Lounge as long as you like without getting baked, with one of these sun-screening structures for your backyard, deck or patio
Go Wide With a Football-Watching Party Outside
The home-field advantage is all yours with an outdoor screen, a better-than-a-bar patio and a fire feature for some heated action
"outdoor screen, a better-than-a-bar patio and a fire feature for some heated action... and the patio. Just a flick of a switch and down comes the screen. The big game is... on the patio. The thing is, a football game needs to be watched on a really big screen... screen so you feel like you're in the huddle. So go as big as you can. Which brings... one big screen? Those monster Jumbotrons aren't just for the folks at the stadiums..."
Guest Picks: Set Up an Outdoor Living Room
With an outdoor movie screen, a patio heater or fan, and scads of entertaining essentials, you may never want to go back inside
"movie screen, a patio heater or fan, and scads of entertaining essentials, you may... on the patio or around the pool spent visiting with friends and family or just lounging... porch or patio seating area. Buzz, buzz! Add these regal outdoor bee pillows to your... addition to a patio space. This hammered copper one has a lid that converts to a table. Use... to any patio or back porch. Add your favorite colors and patterns and personalize..."
Privacy Screening Made Pretty
Craving a secluded escape in your own backyard? Check out these stylish solutions for privacy walls and screens
"deck, patio or porch with a little privacy. But how can you create a "cone of silence"... ideas for screening, buffering and creating a little visual distance from the outer world... metal screening system by Randy Thueme Designs was particularly creative! Carole... on my patio. I keep wondering about outdoor curtains, though. Seems to me they'd... between our patio as we live in a duplex and share a 6 foot vinyl fence between our yards..."
5 Great Plants for Borders and Screens
Get the effects of a shrub but in less time — and drawing more winged pollinators — with these herbaceous perennials
Grow Your Own Privacy: How to Screen With Plants and Trees
Use living walls to lower your home and garden's exposure while boosting natural beauty in your landscape
"enclose and screen our private worlds. Unlike architectural structures, plants also contribute... for the screening of the side yard as well as the patio. I'm a big believer in screening... Is the screening element something that needs to screen all the way to the ground... a nice screen. I also love English Ivy for covering the fence. Our neighbors trees... lovely screen, but make a huge mess when it is windy. Still, I would hate to see..."