A seamless marriage of architecture and millwork is revealed in this Mediterranean kitchen. The stone arch highlights the copper hood, wooden beams and warm cabinetry, which blend with granite countertops throughout.
Artistic stone arches bridge the gap between manmade and natural landscape in this scenic backyard. A combination of container gardens and low-maintenance plants are scattered around a small patio and wooden pergola.
Custom stone arched windows allow natural light to illuminate this living room. A neutral sofa and colorful pillows decorate the living room, while wrought iron chandeliers hang in the dining and kitchen areas. Exposed beam vaulted ceilings add a finishing touch.
The Grand Rounds Scenic Byway — the nation's longest continuous urban parkway system — runs 52 miles around the city, with bicycle and pedestrian trails weaving past its notable lakes and through its major parks.
A wide stone arch leads to the manicured courtyard of this Spanish-style home in Austin. Terra cotta roofing, lanterns and weathered woods work hand-in-hand to evoke the feel of a timeless Mediterranean estate.
Two large arched doorways sweep across this outbuilding, opening up a sightline all the way through the interior and making an intriguing, dynamic space. A shade sail floats out from the exterior, cooling the patio on bright days.