Glass doors lead out from the penthouse's kitchen to this grand terrace where a Viking grill and fire pit cater to all outdoor dining and entertaining needs. At your feet (you're 32 stories up, after all) sits the city of Vancouver.
This contemporary living space has a cool, beachy color palette that embraces its oceanside setting. Wide sliding doors and large picture windows connect the home's interior to the outdoors, while an open-plan kitchen brings the whole space an airy, inclusive feel.
A long linear fire pit is centered on the kitchen window, ensuring that the owners can enjoy the beauty of their outdoor space even from inside. Meanwhile, segmented squares lead over to the fireplace and lounge area, as well as the turf.
Dark-stained wood ceilings, floors and trim give this space a true Craftsman look. The enormous stacked stone fireplace services both this room and an outdoor living space on the porch. On the far wall, a bar divides the kitchen and great room.
The outdoor pergola perfectly frames a modern swimming pool at this contemporary ranch home. Cushioned lounge chairs offer a great view of the whole backyard, with a hammock swaying from the covered patio on one side and the open-air kitchen on the other.
With their children grown and living on their own, the owners of this property in Oregon were ready to transform their backyard into a fully functional outdoor space. At the top of their list? A custom gazebo with an open air kitchen.
Stationed beneath the beautiful chandelier, the round, wooden dining table offers seating for six and views to the outdoor veranda. Guests of this lakefront Florida retreat will also appreciate interior views of the eat-in kitchen and nearby den with mounted television.
The door can be customized with a variety of tempered glass options to control natural light and privacy such as clear, frosted, tinted, and mirrored glass.
The frame rust- and corrosion-resistant aluminum frame comes in powder-coat and anodized finishes. Custom colors are also offered.
These doors are not just for the garage – they are also used in family rooms, kitchen, and outdoor sheds/studios to blur the lines between indoor and outdoor living.
Part of the renovation of this backyard area included the removal of large, overgrown bushes that were blocking the now visibly gorgeous view. A covered outdoor area includes a stainless steel kitchen and room for dining.
Nestled between the main house and the guest house lies a fully equipped summer kitchen, waterfall and infinity edge pool. There's no skimping on the views from every angle of the outdoor living space. It's easy to escape at this mountain retreat.
Resort-at-home living is the focus of this enchanting tropical paradise where a wraparound grand loggia is the centerpiece of the home. The outdoor space includes a lagoon-style pool, summer kitchen and raised spa with waterfalls, a charming bridge and grotto.
These multicolored hexagon-shaped container gardens are artfully arranged on a kitchen wall to bring a touch of the outdoors to the indoor space. Various climbing plants spill over the sides of each container.
This coastal-inspired pool and patio area features neutral Terrazzo tiles and a blue stucco exterior. Numerous sitting areas provide comfortable options for relaxing by the pool, while a nearby kitchen with a stainless steel grill and range hood allow the convenience of outdoor entertaining.
With large single hung vinyl windows with energy-efficient insulating glass, this library offers one of the best spots in the home for enjoying views of the outdoors. The library is just steps from the kitchen, as well as a porch outside.
A covered patio accessible through both a regular door and sliding doors extends the living space from inside to the outdoors. A grilling station is easily accessible from the kitchen, and a woven ceiling lets light in while offering protection from the hot Mexican sun.
This 1,672-square-foot Santa Barbara, California home features stunning tropical landscaping, including fruit trees, palm trees and towering bamboo plants. The ranch-style home boasts mahogany wood accents throughout and easily incorporates indoor-outdoor living with open air kitchen, dining and living spaces.
This grand, open living room is the perfect area for entertaining friends and family. With an open plan kitchen and easy access to the outdoors, guests can converse at the countertop, gather on the leather sectional or enjoy the fresh air on the patio.
A small yard off the dining room and kitchen provides the perfect spot for a relaxing pool framed by beautiful trees. This outdoor space is part of The Palazzo, a 200-year-old mansion located in Rabat, Malta, that boasts 10,700 square feet of living.