This ipe deck features a custom powder-coated steel planter and native and drought-resistant perennials and shrubs. Two wooden lounge chairs with light blue cushions sit atop the deck, providing a cozy spot for relaxation.
Lago-a-Lago's rooftop Sky Lounges offer relaxation in the sun or entertainment under the stars on huge sun decks. Furnishings include sumptuous seating in designer outdoor brands Manutti, Knoll, Vondom and Gloster, built-in planters and a comfortable carpet of artificial turf.
A dramatic grade change on the site made the outdoor space non-functional and disjointed, prompting the need for more usable space. Using several terraced levels and a rooftop garden overlooking the ocean, the outdoor space was maximized for use as entertaining and relaxing nodes.
A modern waterfall adds to the city sights on a rooftop garden in New York's Tribeca neighborhood. The project, by Aaron Andrew McIntire and the Gunn Landscape Architecture team, won a gold award in the 2015 Association of Professional Landscape Designers' International Landscape Design Awards.
Give millennials a rooftop and kitchen, and they'll gather. This rooftop courtyard in San Francisco is equipped with a community table and outdoor kitchen. Perennial herbs and small LED lights adorn the area. The American Society of Landscape Architects 2015 award-winning project is by Fletcher Studio.
The Roof is on Fire: Rooftop Artificial Grass in Arizona
This Sedona, AZ home boasts blazing views of the world’s most beautiful rock formations of which the homeowners wanted a better view. So, they converted the patio over their garage into an entertaining space carpeted it in synthetic green grass.
Tin has created a private garden sanctuary on the roof of her home featuring two daybeds and an array of trees and plants including lemon trees, tea olive, potato vine, creeping Jenny and gardenias, many of which lend fragrance to her rooftop garden.
Mimi Tin has a view of Pinewood Studio's backlot where Avengers: Endgame and Ant Man have been shot, and can often see film shoots from her rooftop perch. "There would be some mild explosions throughout the week," says Mimi, matter of factly of the Avengers: Endgame shoot.
Angular, matte black chairs by Kettal create a comfy spot to lounge on this rooftop terrace with picturesque views. Sleek, modern planters are filled with structured cycads and vibrant succulents, imbuing the space with life and color.
Purple Flower-Filled Terrace With City Views of San Francisco
The 2016 San Francisco Decorator Showcase home includes a purple rooftop terrace with a nearly 180-degree view of San Francisco's top sights. Landscape architect Chih-Wei G.V. Chang added purple walls lined by pollinator friendly flowers to invite hummingbirds and bees to share in the view.