Enjoy a cold drink in the backyard or on the patio with this Threshold outdoor bistro set from Target. The colorful slated seats correspond with the tabletop, while each piece is foldable for seasonal storage.
The shed-style art studio has two sliding glass door entries and clerestory windows to maximize the natural light entering the space. Square concrete paver walkways with Mexican pebble joints connect the studio with the house, fire pit area and concrete patio. Pea gravel makes for a clean and budget-friendly mulch material.
The landscaping in this modern yard creates levels and is a perfect addition to the modern design of the home and swimming pool. The balcony looks out to the vast, gorgeous view enhancing the experience of the home.
Clean lines and low-level garden walls provide sweeping views of the desert and city skyline below. In turn, the backyard turns an everyday feature into a stunning visual display and so celebrates the local landscape.
Tucked into the hillside and encircled by trees, this outdoor space by designer Elizabeth Przygoda-Montgomery seems like something out of a dream. Here, visitors can take a lap in the infinity-edge pool, stretch out on either of the lounges, or cozy up by the fire pit and enjoy views of the desert at sunset.
The backyard glows in the evening light from the combination of cove lighting, landscape lighting and a crackling fire pit. There's a place to sit and enjoy the fire as well as a built-in grilling station and dining area.
Buried 5- to 10-feet deep and stabilized within recycled concrete, these flagstones create a natural border in the backyard, helping to define the surrounding green spaces. Their vertical nature effectively highlights the plants behind them and further accentuates the scale of the landscape.
Exquisite landscaping really complements the design of this backyard, with luxury and elegance in mind. Fountains and manicured hedges line the walkway by the pool, and a covered area for entertaining rests in the background, complete with a bar, grill, outdoor fireplace and plenty of space to sit.
A modern chair and southwestern throw invite guests to make themselves at home by the pool. Large cacti and succulents layer the landscape, adding greenery and interest to this enchanting outdoor space.
A paver pathway leads out into the backyard to a sitting area that looks back over a reflective pond. Along the way a sunken fireside patio is separated from the pathway using natural stone steps. Mulched garden areas surround the patio sections giving natural life and color to the design.
This backyard renovation included the installation of a 100-foot stream down one side of the property and landscaping meant to give the feeling of a woodland escape. Says HGTV fan lross7577, "We don't have to travel far from our suburban home outside the city of Minneapolis to get a wonderful cabin retreat experience. We just walk out our back door."