Low-growing plants, an infinity pool and a sunken banquette don't obstruct the spectacular view from this patio. The fire pit and vibrant bench cushions make this space a cozy spot for watching the sun set.
A round stone fire pit surrounded by Adirondack chairs creates the perfect spot for roasting marshmallows in this backyard. During the hotter months, a refreshing swimming pool with lounge chairs and an umbrella attracts the sun-lovers.
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 sleek home makes use of its outdoor space in several ways: A patio extends off the lower floor, with glass doors folding back to connect it with the interior. There is also a grassy upper yard and several balconies enclosed by glass railings.
A private backyard retreat is immersed in this beautiful hardwood forest. The natural stone fire pit features a Firebrick interior and is capped in Pennsylvania Bluestone, which serves a dual purpose by providing additional seating for convenient outdoor entertaining.
The outside portion of this Atlanta area deck is a round area, so MOSAIC Group designed a custom square fire pit to contrast with that shape. The 4-by-4-foot gas fire pit features a bluestone top and ipe wood for the body and is filled with colored glass stones.
Allow guests to take in the fall foliage by grouping furniture around large trees. As the leaves begin to change from green to red and orange and yellow, guests can soak up the change of the season, cocktail in hand.
The sloped property is maximized by terracing the backyard and creating a variety of outdoor spaces. The traditional-style building reflects the look of the main home and houses the mechanical equipment. The cozy fire pit area features built-in stone benches, while a grouping of Adirondack chairs sits on the patio to take in the warmth.
A cantilevered fireplace adds to the cozy sunken courtyard created by Hocker Design Group on a wooded lakefront Texas property. The design was 2015 American Society of Landscape Architects award winner.
Travertine with paver edging provides a solid foundation for this backyard patio. Stacked stone details and attractive landscaping create a backdrop for outdoor entertaining around the table and fire pit.
This massive paver patio is home to a custom stone fire pit and a long tiled water feature. Black wicker chairs with white patio cushions invite guests to conversational seating groups while orange cushioned lounge chairs add color to the space and provide separate areas for relaxation.