This stone patio has a great view of the mountains.
A small stone patio extends off the back off the house, enclosed by a low wall. It looks out onto the home's courtyard and formal gardens.
With a fire pit, outdoor kitchen and raised garden bed, this home in San Jose, California makes year-round use of its new stone patio.
Guests are invited to relax and enjoy the dramatic mountain view from this covered stone patio. Wicker chairs provide plenty of comfortable seating for guests to enjoy fall leaves and sunsets.
Low-growing and creeping plants make a beautiful boundary between this patio's stones.
Though the pool is surrounded by stone, lush greenery and native plants really soften the patio. In turn, this outdoor space is a beautiful balance of contemporary and tropical style.
In this elegant design by Robert Hursthouse, a vine-laden trellis softens an otherwise uninteresting garage wall, creating a rich, warm environment for dining and conversation.
In this rambling backyard, the bright greens and colors of the plants and flowers leap out from dark gray rocks that are the base of the garden beds.
The outdoor patio was designed for entertaining complete with details such as a custom-designed rack of wrought iron marshmallow-toasting skewers for use in the firepit.
A large cement patio is transformed into a gorgeous outdoor living space with two upholstered iron chairs, side tables, an outdoor fire place, a water feature and container gardens.
Chip Wade uses a plastic honeycomb grid underneath his lawn so that he can drive on it, a great way to move supplies like hardscape and plants to the backyard.
In the landscape design for an 18th-century home, stone walkways encourage residents and visitors to explore the gardens and lush meadows.
Yellow planters with flowering tree standards pop against the gray stone.
Just outside the back door, a stone patio offers beachside seating with shade and a fire pit.
The stone patio is large enough to accommodate multiple sitting areas and opens up to an expansive back yard.
Enjoy the snowy scenic views in this outdoor entertaining area with a curved wooden bench, a fire pit and a stone patio.
This striking silvery sculpture gives a classic stone patio new life. A stone wall, wrought iron railing and light fixture offer a structured barrier to a soft, flowery garden.
The sparkling blue pool includes a hot tub set within it. A white stone patio makes for a crisp, cool surround and complements the white and wood exterior of the house.