Warm cream walls add a comforting feeling to this traditional bedroom. Matching striped chairs and a rose colored sofa create a private seating area while custom drapes and white shutter blinds add depth and privacy.
This outdoor seating area featuring botanical printed fabric is the perfect place to relax in the evening. The accompanying in-ground spa covered by a large garden pergola offers an inviting private retreat.
This sunken patio is surrounded by gray concrete walls and lush vertical landscaping, creating a private, intimate atmosphere. Sleek, contemporary sofas make a cozy seating area in front of a stainless steel floating fireplace.
A vine-covered arbor welcomes you to this secluded courtyard in Charleston, S.C. Laid out in a herringbone pattern, the brick pathway winds between rows of well-manicured hedges and past an inviting seating area.
“We have a very large back patio, and we have a seating area there and a large dining area with an umbrella,” says HGTV Dream Home 2015 designer Linda Woodrum. “It’s just a very peaceful, private outside space that’s comfortable, inviting and another place to live.”
Just outside the large French doors of the master bedroom, a small offset of the patio awaits. Here, a deck area provides intimate seating, offering a private area for the homeowners. Since it is connected to the larger patio area, though, the space could serve as an extension to the outdoor entertaining space, allowing the homeowners more room to enjoy family and friends.