Stacked stone walls create a rustic atmosphere for this welcoming covered patio. A brick walkway leads to the comfortable outdoor living space, while pebble beds are used throughout the backyard for low-water landscaping.
Minimal walls and railings keep the vistas around this home's outdoor areas on full display. The covered patio is large enough to accommodate a sitting and dining area with a grand fireplace for warmth.
Sliding glass doors open onto a covered patio, where the family grills, sips cocktails and watches boats sail into the horizon. Two cushioned sofas with blue pillows ensure everyone has enough room to stretch out.
Adjacent to the family room, this covered patio offers the perfect place to relax and enjoy the fresh air and waterfront view. A stacked stone fireplace keeps the space extra cozy when the evenings get cooler.
The couple who own this lovely lake house wanted a backyard that would draw guests outside. This covered patio is a well-planned solution with a luxurious outdoor kitchen, gas fireplace, tv and panoramic lake views.
Between the sleek, stone fireplace, modern outdoor chairs and the incredible scenery, this covered patio is the perfect spot to entertain and enjoy the outdoors in style. A negative edge pool blends in seamlessly to the landscape.
HGTV's The Outdoor Room transformed Anne Heche and James Tupper's overly sunny yard into a shaded garden fit to entertain Hollywood's brightest stars. Complete with a covered patio and bench seating, the outdoor space is comfortable and relaxed.
In this home, an arching brick doorway leads from the kitchen out to a covered patio, the ideal spot for entertaining guests before or after dinner. Beyond the stone columns, the lawn stretches out to views of farmland and mountains beyond.
French doors off of the great room, game room and master bedroom suite open onto this expansive covered patio. Enjoy dinner al fresco then gather around the fireplace. A TV mounted above the mantel even makes it possible to watch a movie or the game.
This home's waterfront setting on Minnesota's Lake Minnetonka is beautiful, but it needed shielding from intense afternoon sun. A covered patio met all needs. The roof has automated louvers and the gourmet island helps block the wind. On chilly nights, residents can grab a seat by the fireplace.
Wide doorways throughout this sprawling Newport Coast, California, estate open the interior spaces to a series of covered and uncovered patios and courtyards. The entire home is designed for easy entertaining, and also to take advantage of the beautiful outdoor setting and panoramic ocean views. Here, a traditional lantern complements the Mediterranean architecture and contrasts nicely with contemporary and clean-lined furnishings.
The owners of this lovely backyard enjoy entertaining outdoors. To make that easier, designers replaced an old gazebo with a chef-grade outdoor kitchen and patio. The space includes a covered sitting area with television and a flagstone patio shaded by a large pergola.