With easy access from both the great room and first-floor guest suite, the casual-chic outdoor living room at HGTV Dream Home 2012 invites cozy gatherings. The space features a gas grill, low-maintenance composite decking and aluminum furnishings with cushions in soft, durable fabrics.
A grilling area is outfitted with a gas grill and charcoal smoker. It is located near an more complete outdoor kitchen space which includes a sink, ice maker, dishwasher and expansive countertop prep space.
Weather is rarely an issue with this covered patio that features a comfy seating area in wicker and a large gas grill with range hood. This space projects an upscale look, but with its brick walls and floor, it is low maintenance and durable, providing for many months of outdoor enjoyment.
Natural stone in a classic L shape is a stylish and functional base for this hardworking outdoor kitchen. Designer Scott Cohen incorporated all the entertaining essentials, including a gas grill, cooktop, ice drawer and wine refrigerator.