This poolscape includes two-tiered entertaining and bathing areas surrounded by a stacked stone retaining wall of blended earth tones. The hillside plantings in the background soften the change in grades. Designer tip: Planting grasses in drifts will create a sense of movement, as they will appear to continuously flow through the garden.
A minimalist vanity with an undermount sink lends sleek, streamlined style to this transitional-style bathroom. The stacked stone tiles lining the wall add depth to the space, while staggered hanging pendants and a tall, narrow mirror create a brightening, opening effect.
Designer Heather Lashbrook Jones of a Blade of Grass Landscape Design suggests prioritizing areas that will be seen the most. From their back windows, the homeowners overlook a lovely bluestone patio so low stacked stone walls serve as a wow factor that define the outdoor living and dining areas. To cozy up the seating area, a custom outdoor fireplace was constructed using American and Corinthian granite.
Bright orange accents, like pillows and a throw, add a fun pop of color to this contemporary family living room. The stacked stone accent wall and petrified wood coffee table bring texture and interest to the neutral space.
Layer upon layer of neutral stone add texture to this spectacular outdoor space. A curved, stacked stone retaining wall doubles as seating around a huge fire pit where the owners and their guests can enjoy the gorgeous grounds and views.
Stone retaining walls define the rustic outdoor living space, which features a stone slab and moss patio. Custom pergolas flank the stacked stone fireplace, where comfortable armchair are the perfect place to relax and enjoy the views.
The stairwell in this California contemporary home is sandwiched between a clean-lined glass railing and a wall of stacked stone, tying the interior to the architecture and creating a space that's at once modern and warm. Modern club chairs line the hallway and take advantage of sweeping views.