A round stone fire pit is flanked on either side by a curved slate bench that wraps from one end of a deck area to the other. Pillows have been placed on the bench adding style and comfort to the area.
Natural stone architectural features like walls, bridges and waterfalls are arranged to create layers of texture in this Colorado garden. An arched bridge leads visitors over a natural wetland inspired pond surrounded by a bounty of native plants which help to soften the stone features.
This stone gabion wall helps provide filtered structure into the desert landscape while steel fins, greenery, and concrete walkway provide a visual break between the architecture and hardscape features.
Ox Eye daisies provide a soft texture and vibrant white flower against a garden with strong stone features. The use of native plants in the large planting beds help to create separation amongst the architectural features of the garden.
Ample seating and bright, cheerful fabrics create a poolside entertainment area that's functional and full of life. Plantings break up the stone hardscape, softening the design and tying the space to its green surroundings.
A large stone tile patio encircles this glamorous swimming pool with in-pool waterfall features. Striped lounge chairs create a space for relaxing, and the striped cushions complement the blue of the water and green of the palm trees. Small neutral tiles on the raised water features add a beautiful texture against the water.
The tiny tile base with stone topper fit the fire pit perfectly to the surrounding wall and nearby house. Royal blue cushions on the brown wicker chairs glow beautifully in the fire light. Stairs leading from the house to the fire pit area are equipped with built in lighting and give the design an amphitheater inspired look.
This lush suburban backyard includes a hand-laid gray brick paver and terra-cotta brick walkway, ornamental grasses, evergreen foliage and perennials. A wooden privacy fence, gray stone wall and fast growing privacy shrubs surround the garden.