Bold Patio Sitting Area With Brown Wicker Furniture
This poolside sitting area features a brown wicker sofa and table with lime green cushions and bright throw pillows. Neutral Terrazzo tiles a used throughout the patio space, while a red flower wall hanging is positioned against the ocean-like blue stucco home exterior for a lively finishing touch.
Sinuous lines characterize the pool and hot tub in this luxurious and lushly landscaped backyard. The 7,200-square-foot home features castle-like styling with turrets and Gothic details. Multiple outdoor seating areas turn the outdoor living spaces into a resort-like retreat.
Contemporary Home Exterior With Beautiful Landscaping
Creating a "saw-tooth" type floor plan gives all the rooms views of the landscape. Seamless transition between the wood and large windows create a contemporary design, while a stacked stone accent wall brings a touch of rustic to the home.
Colonial Home Boasts Screened Porch With Stone Fireplace
A 450-sqaure-foot screened porch was added to this 1980s home to create space for indoor-outdoor living. The porch features large sliding doors that connect it to the family room and a gorgeous stone fireplace for chilly nights.
This isn't two homes -- it's one! The architect used two colors of red cedar in designing the structure, which is nestled in the hills above San Francisco Bay. Massive windows allow the homeowners to take in the incredible views, while plants-a-plenty still allow for privacy and solace.
There is no lack of interest on the exterior of this elegant modern home. From the materials used to the attention to detail, each element on this façade draws you in. Even the exposed chimney —seldom a contender to be a focal-point — is a stunning element with great presence.
An expansive outdoor patio on this transitional beachside home features fully retracting doors that create one space between the interior and exterior. Low chaise longues offer a great spot for reading a good book and enjoying the ocean views, while C-shaped side tables provide a handy spot for a drink.