An ipe wood deck and sleek, stepped design give this southern California pool and backyard a minimal, modern aesthetic. The myriad horizontal planes are restful and relaxing, creating a tranquil retreat.
A variety of paving materials, including limestone, ipe wood and blue beach stones, were used to fill the ground space in this New York City backyard, adding a sense of serenity and flow to an otherwise small and elongated area.
This clean-lined pool and hot tub area features an ipe wood deck and fence that add distinction and an organic, earthy flair. The white concrete and sweeping planes of the space give it a sleek, modern aesthetic.
This South Florida home's outdoor space offers an abundance of luxurious features. Neutral stone pavers surround the coping around the edge of the pool as well as a pathway made of linear-cut ipe wood. A circular seating area in the middle of the pool includes a fire pit, making it a dramatic focal point.
A built-in, oversize umbrella offers shade above a modern ipe wood deck in this California backyard. The pool and hot tub are surrounded by planes of white concrete, and a cable rail system continues the space's clean horizontal lines.
A comfortably appointed outdoor lounge area is framed by an overhead structure clad in a dark ipe wood. The covered area protects four, fifty-inch televisions which are the focal point for this space. Contemporary outdoor sofas provide a viewing area and Norstone veneer covers the walls to create a cohesive design.
Ipe wood, a flame-resistant, durable wood from South America, is placed in a horizontal pattern for this sliding fence. The design by architect Guy Ayers provides privacy when desired but blurs the lines between interior and exterior when open.