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Patio of the Week: Keep a Secret Garden on the Side
Privacy and plantings are the focus of this Philadelphia side yard, offering a respite from a busy backyard
"Philadelphia side yard, offering a respite from a busy backyard... lovely side yard patio and garden takes up a spot that easily could have been overlooked... woodlands, the side yard has a more enclosed flower-lined path, patio and garden that create... “The side yard of a home is often overlooked, abandoned in favor of the heavily used... Size: The patio ranges from 7 to 16 feet wide.... my own "side" yard, which is on the side of my house and behind my office. Archieve..."
Patios Look on the (Really) Bright Side With Neon
A little neon goes a long way toward making your patio stand out, with blues, pinks and greens leading the pack
"making your patio stand out, with blues, pinks and greens leading the pack... updating your patio with current trends — especially if you use the space for only three... your new patio color palette, but they’ll provide much-needed and appreciated shade... else’s back patio. When putting together your palette, think about everything that is in... on your patio — for example, the door. Doors are unique places to add a hot splash..."
A Compact Shed Makes Room for Storage, Creativity and Style
With a tidy workspace, neatly hidden trash cans and even a mini patio, this inspired shed meets everything on a creative couple's wish list
"a mini patio, this inspired shed meets everything on a creative couple's wish list... plastic siding. Storage, a workspace a hidden spot for trash cans and even a little... little patio checked off everything on this couple's wish list. Project at a Glance... on this side of the pond :) Looks great! @ rollinat - I see a "Scots wha' hae'" Ideabook... shed/patio/kitchen space for our recreational property by a river. This looks to..."
Take a Winter Walk on the Safe Side
8 New Uses for Your Side Yard
Lovely to look at and delightful to use, these side yards meet a home's needs as dining, entertaining and living areas
"these side yards meet a home's needs as dining, entertaining and living areas... turning a side yard into a glorious garden room. We all want at least one (or possibly... tackling a side yard makeover, there are also more prosaic uses for that slender area... inspiring side yards where style and utility coexist, and the roles they play.... wider side yard, street side. That side yard ended up being the perfect spot for..."
How to Tap the Potential of a Big Side Yard
"plus-size side yard. More: Beautiful ideas for skinny side yards... either side of your home is nearly as large as the structure itself, you may feel... large side yard gives you a chance to think big and go bold. Treat that vast space... either side prevent anyone from side-stepping the journey. Hard and soft elements... This side yard treatment is both attractive and neighbor friendly. This side yard... entire side garden together and leads the eye to the seating area/patio as its destination..."
Hardscaping Shows Its Soft Side
Who says hardscaping has to be hard? Consider these gentle, sustainable and DIY-friendly alternatives
"large patio area off the back door- what do you think about a solid DG patio with... so my patio is criss-crossed with treacherous hummocks. I think I need bigger stones... sitting-on patio, more for looking at, but I'd prefer not to break my neck when I water... beautiful patio/entertaining space you did with the white pergola and decomposed granite... serves as patio space for large gatherings. It's fully accessible, permeable and super..."
Guest Picks: Showstopping Side Tables
"simple side, but I couldn't help but notice all of the great statement side tables... perfect side table while redecorating my family room recently. My taste generally runs... showstopping side tables. — Danyelle from Dandee Designs... Lovely Side Tables. Take a look at Patron Design's Patagonian cypress side tables... are all side tables so small. I love a look that has a table lamp, a small candle and... modern side table would also look great on the patio. This side table will add just..."
My Houzz: Modern Netherlands Stream-Side Home
A Dutch family forgoes their traditional past and looks to clean lines, a limited color palette and minimal accessories in their new home
"and the patio maintains a lovely connection between the indoors and outdoors. During... groomed patio. The van Balen family loves gathering to relax on this oversize charcoal... out to a patio.To the right, a wall of built-in cupboards disguises a very spacious... The back patio is as pretty as it is practical for entertaining, with large stone pavers... bed and side tables are by Keijser & Co. With simple white bed linens and minimal..."
7 Ways to Design a Garden That Flows and Intrigues
Transform a staccato yard into a smooth and relaxing delight by mastering the art of garden transitions
"yards, our side yards, our backyards, our children's play areas and our vegetable beds... to one side and install a french drain, just to make sure. Have a great day! Oh, and... space from side to side and move the eye down the pathway. The repetition of the large-leafed... to the patio is the same color as the bluestone patio. Bands of bluestone have been... existing patio, or are considering adding one but are unsure how to make it feel like..."
Patio Life: Step Right Outside
Here's how to make your move from indoors to patio or deck so smooth, you almost don't see the threshold
"indoors to patio or deck so smooth, you almost don't see the threshold... the two sides of the wall. Second you'll want to have those glass doors open wide... its two sides, top and bottom. Here we'll look at just the bottom edge: how to create... to our patios. That's just for bugs. Never mind weather considerations. Where I live... porches/patios) as depending on the selected mesh type, the homeowner can block a..."
Patio of the Week: Bargain Pieces Take a Sunny Outdoor Room High End
See how a design-savvy homeowner put discount furniture and big-box accessories together for a polished patio look
"courtyard patio on the side of their house, she knew she had the creative skills to do... outfit the patio, though. They pitched in with a very green thumb, a Christmas monetary... toward patio furniture and a bargain on an umbrella. If you've ever bought a matching... set of patio furniture and felt like it was too matchy-matchy, take a look. Blackburn's... Blackburn's patio is a great example of how to accessorize a matching set to create a stylish..."
An Indoor-Outdoor Serving Bar Opens the Possibilities
Thinking about revamping your patio this year? Indoor-outdoor pass-throughs make entertaining outside even easier
"revamping your patio this year? Indoor-outdoor pass-throughs make entertaining outside even... on the patio side of that window? It becomes the perfect spot to pass out drinks and... kitchen to patio or deck is ideal. But sometimes there just isn’t room to add an extra... Thankyou Patio We stayed at a house recently at a resort in Cabo that had these doors... if one side is exterior. The tracks to keep them aligned are dirt traps and regularly..."
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
"on both sides, but they still wanted to take full advantage of their spacious rooftop... 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... melt. A patio/deck/rooftop area like this would make me pout when it rained. Amazing... around the patio to ensure that the cat won't be able to get onto the surrounding roofs..."
6 Patio Cover Types to Shade You in Style
Protect yourself and your deck from the blazing sun with umbrellas, cloth, built structures — or nature's perfect shading solution
"and a patio or deck can provide. And for much of the year, a wonderful outdoor space... south side of the house. At times like these, the only way to get any use from that... deck or patio is to have something, anything, that will block the sun from baking everyone... of your patio or deck covering will be a function of your house's style, the solar... getting a patio cover. I just got new patio furniture and I thought it would be nice..."