The homeowners, guests and pets can relax on outdoor furniture accented by throw pillows within the shady seclusion of a tall, wood privacy fence. The homeowner had a vision for transforming the space, which was already partially enclosed by a fence and concrete wall, into an outdoor courtyard for entertaining on warm summer evenings.
The rick natural tones of the exterior wood brings warmth to offset the cool tones of the furniture. A light gray sofa and two cream arm chairs face into an Asian coffee table. A large floor lamp features a small built in shelf around the base. A graphic rug pattern adds a darker hue to the design and softens the lounge space over the stone tile floor.
Neutral stone flooring stretches from the french doors of the home, down a small set of stairs and to an outdoor living room space surrounded by vibrant, lush greenery. Neutral cushions on all of the seating compliment the light beige floor tile and neutral home exterior.
Wide windows and sand-colored architecture means the indoor and outdoor spaces of this contemporary desert home blend into one. A broad terrace features modern outdoor furniture and a graphic ceiling treatment that ties in with the geometric lines of the windows. The Reno home sits on seven secluded acres in a gated community.
Beautiful plantings surround the contemporary pergola and modern outdoor furniture area, an ideal spot for relaxing by the pool. The sleek pool area is integrated into the structural wall of Oak Court, an International architectural style home in Dallas, Tex.
The earthy color palette of this waterfront home gets a jolt from bright yellow outdoor furniture. The modern back deck features wood floors and modern wood and metal railings, as well as a sleek, clean-lined fireplace.
A full slate of stainless steel appliances and an island on wheels allow these Chicago homeowners to host outdoor gatherings both big and small. Concrete countertops give the space a sleek, modern feel, while ample greenery and weathered woods bring in a homey vibe that invites guests to linger.
The rear side of a boxy, modern garage forms a unique platform for an outdoor living room. A modern fire pit and comfortable seating create a cozy spot to relax, and whimsical artwork mirrors the sky at night.
An open front porch runs the length of this modern farmhouse, offering sweeping views of the rural countryside and distant hills. The 12-acre property includes an existing contemporary structure that now serves as a pool house, connected to the main house by a 40-foot underground tunnel. Throughout the house, modern and traditional furnishings and details blend to create a space that's both contemporary and timeless.
An outdoor fire pit emits a warm glow at night. From the sofa to the round lounge chair, this patio offers plenty of seating around the fire. A modern trellis serves as the statement piece of this patio.
A bi-level water feature rests beside this modern outdoor dining space, creating a beautiful vignette and connecting the home to the creek that runs beside it. A slatted wood roof covers the patio without blocking the verdant view.