Low Stone Wall Makes Outdoor Sitting Area Feel Secluded
A low stone wall surrounds this patio, making the space feel intimate for conversations. Meanwhile, willowy trees provide some relief from the hot summer sun and ensure that everyone feels comfortable.
The designers were very careful to pay close attention to Cape Cod style and details when choosing every aspect of HGTV Dream Home 2015’s front yard. Rather than a paved driveway, a traditional pea-gravel drive adds to the home’s New England style.
Contemporary Country Living Room in Converted Barn
As seen on DIY Network's Elbow Room, the view from the kitchen into the great room of this converted barn is breathtaking. White paneling, rich hardwood floors and stone accents are classic staples in country design. Updated takes on barnyard essentials include wall-mounted hay feeders for storage and a sliding barn door.
Asian influences in this vibrant dining room mingle with a trendy leopard-print bench and wicker chairs tucked under a pale dining table. Floral curtains, brightly colored plates, artwork and a brass light fixture accentuate the green walls, conjuring a tropical feel.