A covered outdoor living area features comfortable sofas and chairs looking out over the zero-edge pool. The sleek backyard reflects the contemporary style of the home, which is highlighted by straight-lined architecture and glass walls.
Lighting is key to creating a stunning outdoor design, especially at night. Covered patios off the living areas and bedrooms feature comfortable seating areas with bright blue chairs that echo the hue of the pool.
Modern Backyard With L-Shaped Swimming Pool, Concrete Tile Walkway and Gray Cushioned Seating With Striped Throw Pillows
This small backyard takes full advantage of space with a swimming pool, seating areas and beautiful landscape details. Gray tile surrounds the L-shaped swimming pool and matching steps lead down to a tile concrete walkway. The walkway passes a row of gray cushioned seats with striped throw pillows to add cushion and color.
Old World Poolside Pergola With Custom Fire Torches
Designer Scott Cohen of The Green Scene found a craftsman in Mexico that follows the Old World technique of hand carving stonework, and he commissioned four fire torches to display on the pergola's columns. Cohen says he loves to use fire in hardscapes since it creates lighting and a relaxed resort-style ambience.
Elegant Swimming Pool With Pergola Covered Lounge Cabana and Illuminated Home Exterior
Outdoor lighting highlights the elegance of this swimming pool set up. The home exterior's light coloring shines against the rich greenery and evening sky. Privacy curtains are tied back to reveal an inviting lounge area under the pergola cover. A stone patio circles the pool adding subtle texture.
A backyard paradise with limited access and a client wanting a fun pool for the kids, but with an adult feel..The solution was to craft a vessel that would sit within the multiple terraced gardens, that were created with dry stacked stone.
A backyard featuring a fun pool for the kids, but with an adult feel..The solution was to craft a vessel that would sit within the multiple terraced gardens, that was created with dry stacked stone. The first challenge was getting into the backyard with minimal disruption, this would require importing soil to fill in areas creating ramps over walls and developed areas.
This elegant backyard features a custom gunite swimming pool slide with custom rock waterfalls. .... The slide structure and steps were built using concrete blocks on the outside with stone veneer, stone treads, and the slide was "stiff" concrete poured over rebar with a smooth finish.
A neutral, stacked stone wall along with the surrounding landscape creates an exquisite, secluded outdoor space. Terrace gardens make the pool area feel comfortable while allowing a flat space for the kids up top.