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Cary Bernstein Architect Potrero House


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February 2, 2013
diane_carlsen wrote:
is this unique wood bench also a retaining wall?
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The bench wraps over an older, unattractive retaining wall.
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It is connected to the retaining wall but is not, itself, the retaining wall.
    Bookmark   September 22, 2013 at 6:45AM
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March 18, 2014
Michelle Bond, Thumbellina Gardens Inc wrote:
what typeof paving did you use? And what type of gravel?

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Sheila Schmitz added this to Houzz Tour: A Little Cottage Grows Up
Bluestone pavers meet pea gravel as home meets garden.

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lmal added this to Lisa K samples of pea gravel, edges, etc.
December 4, 2014
combo pavers and gravel
jaspe709 added this to Backyard
November 28, 2014
Karin Kaufman Landscape Architect added this to Tasker paving
September 27, 2014
permeable, two areas distinguished by different paving
lramaj added this to lramaj's ideas
September 17, 2014
pavers gravel
urduhouse added this to urduhouse's ideas
September 16, 2014
easy backyard
irlgnd added this to Garden
September 16, 2014
lianabro added this to lianabro's patio
September 15, 2014
Mixed media floor
David Cruz-Palmer added this to Kitchen
September 7, 2014
Bluestone pavers and pea gravel
Katie Spenner added this to exterior ideas
July 30, 2014
Gravel and pavers
sjeansonne added this to sjeansonne's ideas
July 18, 2014
like the pavers and pea gravel leading to entrance
bunter added this to outside decor garden
June 29, 2014
Mixed flooring
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June 29, 2014
Fid g
kevinjohnburns added this to 83 Outside
June 24, 2014
hughlin added this to hughlin's ideas
June 24, 2014
pavers + pea gravel. Like the spacing of the pavers
Elizabeth Woolfolk added this to Patio
June 23, 2014
White patio furniture
murphycameron added this to Driveway and sidewalk
June 20, 2014
Like the simple blocks on a z configuration...
Jennifer Heine added this to walkways
June 13, 2014
ashlar with pebble field
apbatlanta added this to Pebble Patios
May 25, 2014
could do pebbles closer to the tree and then feather the pavers out like is done here
nancyloveland added this to landscaping
May 25, 2014
Bench morphing into retainer wall
a224144 added this to a224144's Ideas
May 18, 2014
Patio wall
Christine Morton added this to christine_morton8663909's ideas
May 6, 2014
braunaa added this to patio
May 5, 2014
jillaj added this to landscape plan
April 29, 2014
tall trees on slope
rdhhouse added this to rdhhouse's ideas
April 27, 2014
exterior no grass
stephmayor added this to bathroom ideas
April 18, 2014
backdrop to retaining wall
maceio added this to gardens
April 6, 2014
Use the wall idea to hide some of the secondary walls in back garden.
jen99 added this to landscape
March 30, 2014
modern + natural blend in pavers, gravel, wood bench and stone wall
kerrymackay added this to garden
March 26, 2014
debnala added this to debnala's Ideas
March 8, 2014
paver and pea gravel combination
tlepham added this to Backyard
March 3, 2014
(MGA) jogging paver edge + decomposed granite
larageorge added this to Bluestone
February 6, 2014
can the coloring of blue stone look like this more beige
Stone combined with gravel, contemporary yet natural
clareshaw added this to clareshaw's ideas
January 29, 2014
white color of the bluestone
carolkemp added this to garden bench seat
January 23, 2014
The setting in which the bench slat seat is placed
endgame1 added this to garden
January 19, 2014
kcowan13 added this to kcowan13's ideas
November 28, 2013
nice setting, limited pavers - stone may not be practical
Serengetti Interiors added this to landscape
October 18, 2013
kates48 added this to backyard
October 1, 2013
yes! Pavers and pea gravel!
georgeg205 added this to Patio Ideas
September 25, 2013
step down from porch
Stacey Mun added this to Modern Farm House
September 24, 2013
pebbles and stone
racooniq added this to Landscape Ideas
September 15, 2013
relaxed pea gravel patio and short retaining wall
slee8989 added this to slee8989's ideas
September 4, 2013
patio pavers, and bench
jeanniesdesigns added this to jeanniesdesigns's ideas
August 24, 2013
pavers meet pea gravel
verdantworkshop added this to Front Walk & Patio
August 18, 2013
Edge stone to gravel - then metal edging
alicianunes added this to Benches
August 15, 2013
Kind of looks like a half pipe built with 2x4s
Nikki-Lee Sinclair added this to webuser_7578201's Ideas
August 12, 2013
The garden
stacyjkramer added this to stacyjkramer's Ideas
August 11, 2013
stacking outdoor chair/aruba chair
emergence413 added this to federer patio
July 22, 2013
this scale of pebble edge works, with rectilinear projecting stone--less stone and less pebble edge may not work...
mohuzz added this to mohuzz's Ideas
July 10, 2013
die glas Fassade
jmcclusky added this to front front yard
June 30, 2013
burgundy and green
emaleepdx added this to Sam & Brenna
June 29, 2013
pavers in gravel
dulcinea added this to Ranch renovations
June 23, 2013
Bluestone pavers and pea gravel
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June 4, 2013
asymmetrically arranged pavers with gravel
jillaj added this to backyard
May 20, 2013
Zainab Sonia added this to zainab_sonia's ideas
May 18, 2013
Corner raised
5010katesessions added this to 5010katesessions's ideas
May 9, 2013
that would be the look of our house
911neo added this to 911neo's ideas
May 9, 2013
outer back yard
kskenefick added this to paving stones
May 6, 2013
bluestone plus pea gravel
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April 29, 2013
The grass by the window
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April 20, 2013
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April 17, 2013
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April 11, 2013
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April 6, 2013
I like the idea of surrounding the patio area with raised elements to bring in privacy in our open yard
margaretecampoy added this to margaretecampoy's Ideas
March 27, 2013
jeneroach added this to jeneroach's ideas
March 23, 2013
Under deck
Michelle Woodbridge added this to michelle_woodbridge's Ideas
March 19, 2013
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March 15, 2013
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March 2, 2013
Wooden bench
athorsen16 added this to Thorsen idea
February 24, 2013
cool outdoor bench
Envision Landscape Studio Inc. added this to Benches and Seatwalls
February 9, 2013
Dry Stack next to wooden bench with sloping back
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January 31, 2013
sitzbank als sichtschutz
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January 30, 2013
Ann Keniston added this to ann_keniston's ideas
January 12, 2013
dining area
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January 6, 2013
create an out look
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December 27, 2012
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December 20, 2012
Plain glass windows / instead of heavy frames
another14u added this to another14u's ideas
December 13, 2012
wood bench, modern home
Isil Miller International Interior Design added this to isilm's Favorites
December 9, 2012
Gravel for back yard
julie01nhs added this to julie01nhs's ideas
December 2, 2012
rock retaining wall
nmetzger added this to Pavers
November 20, 2012
pavers meet pea gravel
plantkat added this to ideas for diane c.
November 3, 2012
grasses at large window
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October 15, 2012
pavers and gravel
Silvia Belvedere added this to silvia_belvedere's ideas
September 25, 2012
danicalefever added this to patio designs
September 18, 2012
windows, pavers and pea mix, terraced planting beds
julielynnmurphy added this to Landscaping
September 3, 2012
Small rock wall
leestreitz added this to leestreitz's Favorites
September 1, 2012
Backyard slanted seating
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August 26, 2012
mawm added this to myrtle beach exterior front
August 25, 2012
Look at the dune
luanneb added this to luanneb's ideas
July 31, 2012
combo stepping stones, gravel or river stones
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July 23, 2012
chrisnovs added this to BACKYARD
July 20, 2012
like the bench
agungby added this to agungby's Ideas
July 20, 2012
cschwinn added this to landscape
July 18, 2012
Grass in front of fixed windows in office gust room?
Alicia Blas Macdonald added this to mindy and nicolas
July 7, 2012
gravel and concrete
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June 17, 2012
gravel mix
Richard Ewan added this to richard_ewan's ideas
June 15, 2012
Cary Bernstein Architect Potrero House
lamaguir added this to lamaguir's pool
May 27, 2012
love the stone and pebbles together
Mylne Lefebvre added this to mylne_lefebvre's ideas
May 14, 2012
Végétation arbres
nickdarnell added this to nickdarnell's Favorites
May 14, 2012
Wood seat on right
cada added this to Split Redesigns
May 12, 2012
retaining wall and bench
dlhochberg added this to dlhochberg's ideas
May 3, 2012
mix of bluestone and gravel
evineyard added this to evineyard's ideas
April 27, 2012
lounge bench
kimayo added this to kimayo's Favorites
April 16, 2012
omkhush added this to Favorites - landscape exteriors
March 28, 2012
Layered heights - quietness
alghouzz added this to alghouzz's ideas
March 27, 2012
bluestone and gravel
dgallo520 added this to dgallo520's ideas
March 27, 2012
peastone & pavers mix nicely
ruth bowers added this to ruthbeth's ideas
March 22, 2012
mixed paving
mervin added this to Backyard
March 22, 2012
faithtatum01 added this to faithtatum01's ideas
March 20, 2012
Half pavers, half pebbles
lesleyandcharlie added this to lesleyandcharlie's ideas
March 19, 2012
patio with gravel
wendyforwell added this to wendyforwell's Favorites
February 19, 2012
Landscape stone
Donna Hurst added this to Exterior ideas
February 19, 2012
Love the windows and simplicity of the patio
bjangoh added this to bjangoh's ideas
February 18, 2012
this is pretty
camgrp added this to camgrp's ideas
February 5, 2012
audradunn added this to garden
January 28, 2012
solomonnms added this to Outdoor Spaces
January 21, 2012
Pea Gravel & Blue Stone
smstreed added this to smstreed's ideas
January 16, 2012
bluestone pavers for driveway
patty128 added this to patty128's ideas
January 11, 2012
irregular paver pattern
lovepoochandmuddyboots added this to lovepoochandmuddyboots's lust list
January 11, 2012
what should we do about our crap grass?!
garyruiz added this to garyruiz's Favorites
November 30, 2011
Wood bench
kitakaye added this to kitakaye's ideas
November 10, 2011
the gravel and stone
resab added this to resab's ideas
September 27, 2011
rocks outside fence hill side
shayyde added this to garden
August 27, 2011
I like the bench on the right side
plaids investments added this to plaids's ideas
August 24, 2011
Bluestone pavers meets pea gravel...nice
toantt added this to toantt's ideas
August 22, 2011
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August 21, 2011
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August 21, 2011
reddawn added this to patio
August 21, 2011
pavers and pea gravel
Jay Sifford Garden Design added this to siffordgd's ideas
August 12, 2011
patio pavers meet gravel
Dianne Starr added this to lr/kitchen shack
August 1, 2011
like the slope and the way it is landscaped
boslaugh added this to Tobin's ideas
July 15, 2011
Mix of gravel with pavers.
schokocookie added this to schokocookie's Favorites
June 5, 2011
susanbain added this to kvl
June 5, 2011
outdoor rooms
kgrahi added this to LANDSCAPING
June 4, 2011
JR's forest"y" look
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May 7, 2011
grasses;pea gravel
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April 26, 2011
damonlavrinc added this to damonlavrinc's Favorites
April 26, 2011
Bench on right
alice_mcpherson added this to alice_mcpherson's ideas
April 25, 2011
pea gravel patio.
cgcustom added this to courtyard
April 4, 2011
2 flooring elements plus our bench to side
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March 26, 2011
Stone wall pebble patio
cmr69 added this to cmr69's ideas
March 17, 2011
gravel w\pavers
jetienne added this to jetienne's Favorites
March 11, 2011
Terasse = paves grenailles
sherwes added this to sherwes's Favorites
March 9, 2011
Sloping garden
unperenoble added this to Dream homes
March 8, 2011
Bluestone pavers and pea gravel.
ambermartin12 added this to Outside
March 8, 2011
Pavers meeting gravel.
Dawn McCutcheon added this to dawnmcc's ideas
March 7, 2011
bluestone pavers meat pea gravel...
markkelpe added this to landscape
March 7, 2011
plantings next to window
stanton4 added this to stanton4's ideas
March 6, 2011
lyndal added this to lyndal's Favorites
March 6, 2011
pavers and
afishman added this to afishman's Favorites
March 6, 2011
Banca de madera
ppanattoni added this to landscape
March 6, 2011
Bluestone pavers
carol_klein added this to carol_klein's ideas
March 6, 2011
Segue to the gravel with bluestone.
Catherine O Brien added this to property7777's ideas
March 6, 2011
Great idea, using gravel and paving, in this enclosed space. multi functional for relaxation or temp play area. Well done.
datu added this to datu's ideas
March 6, 2011
Bluestone pavers meet pea gravel as home meets garden.
pitter added this to pitter's ideas
March 6, 2011
paver transition to pea gravel
fukutome added this to garden
March 6, 2011
pavers and gravel
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March 6, 2011
Pavers to pea gravel
kimkongsuperstar added this to France250
March 6, 2011
The outdoor
modernrachel added this to modernrachel's ideas
March 6, 2011
open, shaded, welcoming
Carol Taylor added this to ctaylor's ideas
March 6, 2011
saschwen added this to saschwen's ideas
March 6, 2011
pea gravel ad square paver path to garden love i m pei bench and grass too
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March 6, 2011
bluestone meets pea gravel in seating ara
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March 6, 2011
bluestone pavers
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March 6, 2011
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March 6, 2011
rock and pavers together
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March 5, 2011
bluestone pavers and pea gravel
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January 16, 2011
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