Get your landscape ready for the big chill by winterizing your garden. Tackling winter prep chores outdoors before temperatures tumble too far is a great way to squeeze in a little exercise and get a jump on next year’s garden. Everything you do toward winterizing your garden in fall helps smooth the way for a healthy, beautiful growing season next year.
Located on an elevated sun-drenched site, the Whistler, British Columbia, estate offers views that span the entire mountain range. Exposed wood beams and stacked stone create a rustic outdoor living space for relaxing or entertaining.
Warm hardwoods ground this open floor plan kitchen, where a large kitchen provide prep space, a prep sink and wooden barstools for eating. A large window over the sink allow for beautiful views of snow-covered mountains.
This rustic entrance features a neutral stone accent wall paired with gray stone flooring. A heavy wooden door is propped open to reveal the mountain view, while a green bench offers a place for sitting to remove shoes and snow attire.
Black metal railings give this rustic stone deck a contemporary look. The swimming pool flows underneath the outdoor living area for a cool tunnel effect. Breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains are visible from the dining room, which extends over the deck.
This Craftsman style beach house in Washington state is only steps from the water's edge, and sits on a private, landscaped lot along Lake Washington. The home also features postcard views of the Seattle skyline and snow-capped Olympic Mountains from every room.
A row of windows lines the walls of this rustic dining room, framing views of the surrounding wildlife and falling snow. The wood dining table was custom made by cabinet makers and is surrounded by high-back chairs. An Arts and Crafts-style chandelier lights the dining table.