In the backyard, as in the front, staggered pavers add to the illusion of more space. Around the patio, open garden beds with a mix of plants, boulders and sculpture mean there's always somewhere interesting to look.
This outdoor sitting area provides a peaceful escape with its wood planked enclosed walls and a vibrant overhead umbrella. Lush plant life, including pink flowering trees and raised garden beds provide the space with a lively look.
A pair of modern lounge chairs integrates into this backyard Texas pool, allowing users to sunbathe within the water's reach. Meanwhile, a jaunty retro-style yellow-and-white striped umbrella offers shade, while a small side table in a similar sunny hue provides a functional spot to perch a drink.
A pair of modern chaise longues extend right into the pool, offering a great reprieve from the heat in this Texas backyard. A jaunty yellow-and-white striped umbrella provides shade, while its base creates a nifty table perfect for holding drinks. A water feature adds an extra splash of style.
Hardwood decking and a stone enclosure add a rustic vibe to this contemporary area featuring an outdoor dining table and white umbrella. Warm throws and patterned pillows lend a cozy feel to the space.
A stone patio with colorful umbrellas animates the backyard of this Mediterranean home. Ornamental grasses, small shrubs and a few potted plants surround the space. A mix of outdoor seating defines different areas of the patio.
Just off the sandy shore, this deck features a wood sectional and coffee table, creating an elegant seaside sitting area. A large navy umbrella provides shade for the sofa, complete with cushions and pillows in colors inspired by the stunning beach scenery.
Who could possibly resist a cabana like this? Placed right by the pool, this shaded structure comes with plenty of pillows and even a few stools for drinks and books. Lush tropical plants surround the feature and further the sense of a private oasis.